US-based CareCloud has announced that its electronic health record (EHR) solution, CareCloud Charts, was certified for Meaningful Use (MU) Stage 2 on 19 December 2013 by Drummond Group, an Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB).

CareCloud Charts is now compliant with ONC’s Complete EHR 2014 criteria, supporting both MU Stage 1 and Stage 2 measures and certified for use by eligible providers to qualify for EHR incentives.

CareCloud Charts, the industry’s leading cloud-based EHR, helps doctors work smarter and faster while easily meeting the needs of a rapidly changing healthcare environment.

Designed in concert with dozens of physicians and group practices, Charts features award-winning usability and integrates with CareCloud’s practice management and patient portal solutions to help physicians achieve higher productivity, greater profitability and better patient outcomes.

Key features of Charts include:

– Ease of use

– Real-time patient flows

– Rich patient summaries

– Rapid charting capabilities

– Intelligent task management

– MU reporting

– Practice management and patient portal integration

CareCloud CEO Albert Santalo noted the company is thrilled to have achieved 2014 Meaningful Use certification for CareCloud Charts.

"Being certified as a complete EHR solution underlines our dedication to provide office-based physicians with the best cloud-based solution that not only improves patient care, but also ensures qualification for federal incentive payments which have become increasingly critical to many physicians," Santalo added.

This complete EHR is 2014 Edition compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services.

This certification does not represent an endorsement by the US Department of Health and Human Services or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.