Meaningful Use Stage 2 Certification

Spectra EMR/Health EHR – Spectra Suite V3.0 – Certified for 2014 Meaningful Use

Nageswara Gaddam Spectra Suite has reached another milestone in their ongoing mission to deliver industry-leading, intelligent EMR/EHR solutions to behavioral healthcare providers nationwide. Spectra Suite has achieved ONC-HIT 2014 Edition Complete Certification (Meaningful Use Certification) via INFOGARD, an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) that has been empowered to test software for compliance with the requirements of the federal government’s program. The stamp of approval designates that the software offers the functionality that enables eligible providers to meet Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use requirements, qualifying these organizations to receive payments under the ongoing EHR adoption program.

Muthiah, Co-Founder and Chief Architect of Spectra Suite states, “for more than 15 years we have been successfully guiding our partner agencies through the dynamic changes in behavioral healthcare IT. This certification is another important step along our ongoing journey to help clients’ lower costs, and improve the quality of care and outcomes.” Nagesh continues, “We believe that this certification for Meaningful Use Stage 2 will help confirm to our partner agencies and future clients alike that Spectra EMR/EHR is the intelligent management solution for long-term agency success and sustainability. To earn the certification, Spectra EMR/ EHR was tested to be in accordance with applicable standards and certification criteria put forth by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Paramount Health Solutions LLC

Delivering Complete EMR/EHR ARRA meaningful use health IT products

Paramount Health Solutions has developed Spectra Suite - an electronic medical record and revenue cycle management software for ambulatory-care physicians. Our corporate office is located in East Moline, IL and we have offices in Dallas (Plano), Texas in USA and Hyderabad India.

The flagship product Spectra Suite is an end-to-end Practice management and EMR/EHR product. We focus on developing solutions for healthcare providers for a range of specialties nationwide, and provide full implementation and support services to automate the entire workflow of a medical office, thus making medical practice more efficient and profitable.

We encourage creativity and excellence in healthcare software. Provide quality product and services that result in excellent value for money and quick ROI for the physicians and practices.

Costs and Limitations

Spectra Suite v3.0 Complete EMR/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 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Spectr2 Suite., Oct 4, 2015, Product Version 3.0, Complete EMR/EHR Ambulatory Modules tested:

Ambulatory Certification Criteria (170.314) Ambulatory Clinical Quality Measures
  1. Computerized Provider order Entry
  2. Drug-drug, drug - allergy interaction checks
  3. Demographics
  4. Vital signs, body mass, Index and Growth Charts
  5. Problem List
  6. Medication List
  7. Medication Allergy List
  8. Clinical Decision Support
  9. Electronic Notes
  10. Drug Formulary check
  11. Smoking Status
  12. Image Results
  13. Family Health History
  14. Patient List Creation
  15. Patient - Specific Education Resources
  16. Optional - Computerized Provider Order Entry - Medications
  17. Optional - Computerized Provider Order Entry - Laboratory
  18. Optional - Computerized Provider Order Entry - Diagnostic Imaging











  1. Transitions of care - Receive , Display and incorporate Summary Care Records
  2. Transitions of care - Create and Transmit Transmission of care\referral summaries
  3. Electronic Prescribing
  4. Clinical Information Reconciliation
  5. Incorporate Laboratory Test and values\results
  6. Data Portability
  1. Clinical Quality Measures - Capture and Export
  2. Clinical Quality Measures - Import and Calculate
  3. Clinical Quality Measures - Electronic Submission
  1. Authentication, Access Control, and Authorization
  2. Auditable Events and Tamper Resistance
  3. Audit Reports
  4. Amendments
  5. Automatic Log Off
  6. Emergency Access
  7. End User Device Encryption
  8. Integrity
  1. View download and Transmit to 3rd Party
  2. Clinical Summary
  3. Secure Messaging
  1. Immunization Information
  2. Transmit to Immunization Registries
  3. Transmission to Public Health Agencies - Syndromic Surveillance
  4. Optional – ambulatory setting only—transmission to public health agencies – syndromic surveillance
  1. Automated Measure Calculation
  2. Safety Enhanced Design
  3. Quality Management System

Additional software relied upon to certify: Newcrop, VASCO data security. The additional costs beyond the initial purchase or upgrade of Spectra suite V3.0 from Paramount Health Solutions llc, for an Eligible Provider to attempt to utilize Spectra Suite v 3.0: All modules required for Meaningful Use Stage 2; those that are not included in the base price of the EHR are detailed below. Costs: Hosted clients: One-time implementation services; Recurring Maintenance and cloud access fees per-named or per concurrent user. Non Hosted clients: acquisition of hardware in accordance with our minimum hardware requirements. One-time implementation services; Recurring Maintenance and license fees.

The following modules maybe required to attain meaningful use and are not included in the base price of the EMR/EHR. Patient Portal – allows patients to secure message their provider and view their health information online, download a summary of their health information and then transmit to the requested provider and is required to comply with 170.314(e)(3) Secure Messaging and 170.314(e)(1) View, Download, and Transmit to a Third Party certification criteria. Additional fees required: Monthly subscription fee based on total number of providers. Limitations: None

E-Prescribing – requires licensing from Newcrop , IDP process from AYIN international inc and credentials issuance which allows providers to record allergies, electronically prescribe medications and EPCS medications, perform drug-drug, drug-allergy interaction checks and drug formulary checks and is required to comply with 170.314(a)(2) Drug-Drug, Drug-Allergy Interaction Checks, 170.314(a)(10) Drug Formulary Checks and 170.314(b)(3) Electronic Prescribing certification criteria. Additional Fees: One-time identity proofing fee per provider in addition to monthly subscription fee per provider. Limitations: None

Direct Messaging – requires, Newcrop licensing allows users to send summaries of care to other clinics using Direct technologies. To comply with 170.314(b)(1) Transitions of Care: Received, Display & Incorporate Summaries (C-CDA) and 170.314(b0(2) Transitions of Care – Create and Transmit Summary of Care Records (C-CDA) certification criteria. Additional Fees/Limitations One-time identity proofing fee per provider in addition to monthly subscription fee per provider. Limitations: To successfully send to and/or receive from a counter party endpoint, Direct exchange specifications may require the active cooperation of that counter party’s HISP and/or Health IT vendor. Any limitations or restrictions imposed by the counter party and/or their vendor(s), such as implementation of trust policies that restrict inbound and/or outbound messages, non-conformance with relevant technical requirements, and/or payload constraints, may negatively impact the ability to successfully exchange Direct messages with that counter party. Establishing connectivity with a third party HISP with whom we do not have an existing trust relationship may require hourly technical support fees and/or other one-time setup fees, and may not always be possible. Customers are responsible for any interconnection fees or other fees charged by third party HISPs and/or trust networks

*A certification that is issued to an integrated bundle of EMR/EHR Modules shall be treated the same as a certification issued to a Complete EMR/EHR except that it must also indicate each EMR/EHR Module that comprises the bundle; *A certification issued to a Complete EMR or EHR Module based on applicable certification criteria adopted by the ONC at subpart C of this part must be separate and distinct from any other certification(s) based on other criteria or requirements.