Candelis' ImageGrid RIS Achieves Complete EHR 2014 Edition Meaningful Use (MU) Certification

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Cloud-enabled solution provides comprehensive workflow support to maximize practice efficiencies

Newport Beach, CA – July 24, 2014. Candelis announced that it has achieved Complete EHR certification with the ONC 2014 Edition for its ImageGrid RIS, version 2.2. The company had previously certified the ImageGrid RIS as a Complete EHR pursuant to the 2011 Edition. In both cases, the certification was performed by Drummond group.

The 2011 Edition enabled Eligible Physicians (EPs) to attest to Stage 1, 2011 Edition criteria. The 2014 Edition certification provides either for Stage 1 (2014 Edition) attestation or Stage 2 (2014 Edition) attestation.

“Candelis views the Meaningful Use program as a means by which we can further extend our industry-leading technologies to deliver measurable improvements in efficiency and patient care to the radiological community” said Steven Higgins, Candelis’ CTO and VP Engineering.


Candelis’ ImageGrid RIS provides comprehensive workflow support including registration, resource-based scheduling, ordering, patient chart and history, dictation/transcription, modular reporting with adaptive and context-sensitive voice-recognition services, comprehensive MWL services, a unified radiologist’s workspace, Mammography Tracking and automated distribution of reports and imagery to referring physicians.

Contact Candelis by phone at (800) 800-8600 or e-mail us at


About Candelis

A medical informatics company based in Newport Beach, California, CandelisTM develops innovative, cost-effective solutions for the healthcare IT industry specifically focused on image management, visualization, workflow, archival and reporting. Candelis provides these solutions in the areas of Mammography, Radiation Therapy/Oncology and General Radiology to hospitals, imaging centers and clinics.

Candelis’ technical leadership has been validated through a number of successful OEM partnerships with Tier 1 healthcare vendors. The company's cloud services offering, marketed under the ASTRATM brand, is one of the most advanced solutions available today, providing services and capabilities that were not feasible with monolithic systems. ASTRA leverages the evolution of cloud-based computing and storage to enable the secure, rapid and reliable transfer and sharing of studies, images and reports amongst healthcare facilities, automated distribution of reports and study imagery and a host of other capabilities.

About Drummond Group Inc.

Drummond Group Inc. is a global software test and certification lab that serves a wide range of vertical industries. In healthcare, Drummond Group tests and certifies Controlled Substance Ordering Systems (CSOS), Electronic Prescription of Controlled Substances (EPCS) software and processes, and Electronic Health Records (EHRs) – designating the trusted test lab as the only third-party certifier of all three initiatives designed to move the industry toward a digital future. Founded in 1999, and accredited for the Office of the National Coordinator HIT Certification Program as an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) and an Accredited Test Lab (ATL), Drummond Group continues to build upon its deep experience and expertise necessary to deliver reliable and cost-effective services. For more information, please visit http://www.drummondgroup.comor email

Certification Detail

ImageGrid RIS 2.2 is certified as a 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 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 or guarantee the receipt of incentive payments.

2014 Edition Certification Detail

ImageGrid RIS 2.2
Product Classification: Complete EHR
Practice Type: Ambulatory
CHPL Product Number (Certification ID): 06262014-2587-5
Date Certified: 06/26/2014
Additional Software Required: Microsoft HealthVault, DrFirst Rcopia


Criteria Certified:
170.314(a)(115); 170.314(b)(15, 7); 170.314(c)(13); 170.314(d)(18); 170.314(e)(13); 170.314(f)(13); 170.314(g)(24)
Clinical Quality Measures: CMS068v3; CMS069v2; CMS125v2; CMS127v2; CMS130v2; CMS138v2; CMS155v2; CMS165v2; CMS166v3 


2011 Edition Certification Detail

ImageGrid RIS 2.1
Product Classification: Complete EHR
Practice Type: Ambulatory
CHPL Product Number (Certification ID): 09122013-2251-1
Date Certified: 09/12/2013 

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