Verana Health Achieves ONC Certification for its Quality Measures Dashboard
Certification will enable Verana Health to support practices participating in select qualified clinical data registries in quality measures reporting as a part of MIPS performance-based payment system
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San Francisco, CA — November 08, 2021 — Verana Health today announced that it has achieved certification from the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology (ONC) for its “Verana Quality Measures” (VQM) dashboard.
Verana Health’s VQM dashboard is for practices participating in the American Academy of Ophthalmology IRIS® Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight) and the American Academy of Neurology Axon Registry®. The VQM dashboard has received ONC certification to analyze and produce data for Quality Performance Measures and specifically electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs). The certification also enables Verana Health to support the Promoting Interoperability performance category of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).
“The ONC Certification enables Verana Health to support select practices participating in the IRIS Registry and Axon Registry in reporting their quality measures as a part of the MIPS performance-based payment system,” said Kirk Fjeldheim, Verana Health’s Chief Information Security Officer. “Our medical society partners and their physician members can feel confident that their registries are powered by a secure platform and their specialty-specific quality measures are supported by a trusted dashboard.”
Verana Health was tested and certified by ICSA Labs, an ONC Authorized Test Lab and Certification Body, to be in accordance with applicable certification criteria put forth by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
About Verana Health
Verana Health is a digital health data company committed to helping clinical researchers unlock quality insights with real-world evidence. Verana Health is exclusively entrusted by key specialty medical societies to manage data from real-world healthcare settings across more than 20,000 healthcare providers and 70 electronic health record systems. Its healthcare data ecosystem is powered by VeraQ®, a population health data engine that securely powers a data integrity feedback loop of nearly a half-billion point-of-care health encounters. By applying advanced analytics to fit-for-purpose, quality datasets, Qdata®, Verana Health helps life sciences collaborators accelerate medical innovations that promote quality of care and quality of life. For more information, visit www.veranahealth.com.