Meta Healthcare IT Solutions Unveils New Canadian Website and Demonstrates Complete Suite of EHR products at Upcoming HealthAchieve Conference

GARDEN CITY, NY, October 22, 2014 – Meta® Healthcare IT Solutions, a leading provider of comprehensive and intelligent EHR software, will be showcasing its complete suite of products at this year’s HealthAchieve Conference at the Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on November 3rd – 5th, 2014. Celebrating ninety years of bringing together the best and brightest minds in health care, the signature conference and exhibition of the Ontario Hospital Association has long been one of the largest and most respected health care events in North America for its promotion of new ideas, innovations, and advancements in the medical field.

To coincide with the HealthAchieve conference, Meta has also launched a new Canadian website, designed and structured to address the needs of Canadian clinicians and administrators. With this new addition, visitors can quickly and easily find information about relevant topics concerning Canadian healthcare and learn more about Meta’s products.

Meta’s solutions comprise a complete enterprise-wide interoperable electronic health record that automates and streamlines clinical workflows within the care environment and places added focus on enhancing patient safety. The suite of products includes solutions for computerized physician order entry (CPOE), pharmacy management, bar coded bedside medication administration and electronic clinical documentation. The suite of products has been customized to meet the specific governmental regulations and guidelines of the Canadian healthcare market.

“By offering our products in Canada, we hope to bring our affordable and comprehensive solutions to more facilities to help clinicians improve patient outcomes, reduce medication errors, streamline operations and contain costs,” explained Sal Barcia, CEO of Meta. “The addition of unique functional elements in compliance with Canadian healthcare standards allows our products to be used in many types of facilities across Canada, including community hospitals, addiction treatment centers, behavioral health and long-term care facilities, and many more.”

To learn more about Meta’s growing presence in Canada and learn more about the MetaCare Enterprise EHR™ suite of solutions, please visit www.metacare.ca, and stop at Booth#1628 at HealthAchieve Toronto.

MetaCare Enterprise™ EHR Receives ONC-ACB Modular Stage 2 EHR Certification

Garden City, NY, July 02,2014 - Meta® Healthcare IT Solutions, a leading clinical software provider, announced today that it has achieved Modular Inpatient Stage 2 EHR ONC-ACB 2014 Certification for MetaCare Enterprise™ EHR on July 1, 2014. The suite of solutions has been examined by InfoGard in accordance with the applicable Eligible Provider certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. The ONC 2014 Edition criteria support both Stage 1 and 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify eligible providers and hospitals for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).  Meta’s CMS EHR Certification ID is IG-2592-14-0045

Meaningful Use Stage 2 objectives have changed slightly for eligible professionals (EPs), eligible hospitals (EHs), and critical access hospitals (CAHs). Among these objectives is an increased degree of interoperability regarding continuity of care, medication reconciliation, and problem list sharing, as well as clinical quality measures such as CPOE functionality for medication, laboratory, and radiology orders. Results reporting, improved clinical decision support functionality, and patient-specific educational resources have also been included within the new stage 2 CQMs. Our system uses new integrated technology that connects all departments present in the hospital environment, allowing for a seamless and secure transfer of information.  The software also allows for a quicker transition between departments, giving doctors, pharmacists, nurses and surgeons precious time that can be used to improve patient care and save lives.

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Meta partners with clients to make Stage 2 EHR deployment meaningful

GARDEN CITY, NY, July 18, 2013 — Meta has announced collaboration for stage two meaningful use with their EHR clients for the purpose of having them participate in the development of these features. The goal is to deliver features that not only will result in successful attestation for the attainment government stimulus funds, but to enhance the functionality demanded of the ARRA requirements.

The United States government, under provisions of the ARRA HITECH stimulus bill, has helped to greatly accelerate the deployment of electronic health records in health care enterprises. Thousands of facilities and practices, large and small, have taken advantage of government incentive funding to implement EHRs that were either delayed or not feasible previously because of prohibitive costs.

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Meta Healthcare IT Solutions to Attend Upcoming Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists Professional Practice Conference to Highlight their Medication Safety Solutions

As part of its expansion into the Canadian healthcare market, leading clinical software provider Meta® Healthcare IT Solutions will be showcasing its medication safety solutions and its MetaCare Enterprise EHR suite of solutions at the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) Professional Practice Conference 2013, February 2-6 in Toronto, Ontario. The conference is the largest of its kind in Canada.

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