Pulse Systems Updates EHR Platform With Patient Portal Enhancements
The Pulse Complete EHR offers customization with specialty-specific features and templates, which can be integrated into a physician's practice.Electronic health record (EHR), practice management and revenue cycle management solutions specialist Pulse Systems announced the release of its 2014 Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) HIT Certified Meaningful Use Stage 2 Complete EHR, version 4.2 software. The latest update, which contains features required by ONC for certification, as well as enhancements requested by Pulse clients, provides advanced demographic input features and updates to immunizations and vaccine interoperability functions. The Pulse Complete EHR offers additional customization with specialty-specific features and templates, all of which can be integrated into a physician's practice. Pulse also offers advanced clinical data conversion services to assist providers with converting both clinical and non-clinical data from other health care IT vendors. The ONC 2014 Edition criteria support both Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Other features include syndromic surveillance messages generated from health maintenance, secure communications with other health care professionals and the ability to generate Consolidated-Clinical Document Architecture (CCDA) for Health Insurance Exchange (HIE) interoperability.