Smile CDR Receives U.S. Health Interoperability Standard Certification for Canadian Business Journal, Patient Clinical Data

TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Smile CDR Inc., a leading health data and integration company, has issued the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Interoperability and Patient Access Final Rule (CMS-9115-F). ).As part of the Drummond Group’s Payer and Patient Access Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resource (FHIR)®A certification program offered by Touchstone provides the company with a Patient Clinical Data badge that certifies its FHIR implementation for the CMS payer community and marketplace, as well as the availability of patient clinical data via the Patient Access Application Programming Interface (API). received.

“Smile CDR FHIR services and features are the foundation of our products and future. We strongly support and adhere to HL7® Duncan Weatherston, CEO of Smile CDR, said: “Patient clinical data certification proves that Smile CDR adheres to and meets rigorous CMS requirements, further demonstrating our commitment to liberalizing medical information and improving interoperability standards, ensuring the quality of healthcare. and improve efficiency.”

Under the CMS final rule, U.S. government health plans are required to have a patient access API to give patients user-friendly access to their records whenever they need them. Drummond specializes in working with healthcare information technology developers to test and certify software used by healthcare providers in regulated programs, enabling certification via a badge system. Badges are grouped by CMS requirements and implementation guides. Smile CDR was the first company to receive Drummond’s Patient Access API certification for Drug Formulary API support in June 2021, followed by Provider Directory API in November 2021. standard.

Ryan Patano says: , President Drummond.

Smile CDR has successfully implemented and maintained a secure, standards-based API that allows patients to easily access their clinical data through third-party applications. This will allow Smile CDR to fulfill its mission of delivering better decision-making and #BetterGlobalHealth outcomes.

About Drummond Group LLC

The Drummond Group LLC ( provides comprehensive compliance, security, risk management, surveillance and education services to the healthcare, financial and other regulated industries. As an Accredited Certification Body (ACB) and Accredited Testing Lab (ATL) within the Office of the National Coordinator Health IT Certification Program, Drummond works with healthcare IT developers to test and/or certify software for use by healthcare providers. specializes in doing regulatory program. We bring thought leadership, expertise, practical tools, and partnerships to the compliance and assessment process to ensure our clients feel comfortable about how their organization’s sensitive and personal data is shared. Connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

1 The Drummond Payer and Patient Access FHIR® Accredited Program is a private, voluntary program and is not endorsed, endorsed, or endorsed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services or the Department of Health and Human Services.

2 HL7® and FHIR® are registered trademarks of Health Level Seven International and use of these trademarks does not imply endorsement by HL7.

About Smile CDR Co., Ltd.

Smile CDR Inc. is a health information technology company focused on delivering better global health through open standards. Our enterprise-grade, open framework data fabric and integration platform powers healthcare digital transformation, accelerating value creation at scale across all patient journeys. Leveraging our HL7 FHIR standards-based clinical data repository (#SmileInside), our platform enables collaboration so organizations can capture, transform, store, enrich, analyze, aggregate, share and meaningfully share health information digitally. Enables you to drive transformation. We are poised for a future in which healthcare providers, payers, researchers and life sciences organizations are connected beyond traditional systems, adding new value through the intelligent use of information and ultimately improves patient outcomes. For more information, please visit


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