Frequently Asked Questions
Why is this free?
Our Advertising model allows us to provide you with a totally free EHR.
The ads are completely non-intrusive and do not interfere with your work. There are no pop-up advertising therefore your attention remains on the task at hand.
An ad free version of the program is available for only $195 per month per provider. You can switch to the ad free version at any time.
Is Your Web-Based System secure?
We use 128bit SSL encryption to ensure security and privacy of your data.
Our servers are protected by a firewall and other security measures to prohibit un-authorized access.
Does Medgen EHR have the required certifications?
Medgen EHR is certified by Drummond Group as well as Meaningful Use compliant.
Drummond Group has now been named by the Office of the National Coordinator for Healthcare Information Technology (ONC) as a certifying body,
and Medgen EHR has received Certification by Drummond Group as a full ambulatory EHR.
Certification ensures that EHRs can perform the functions called for in the standards and certification criteria final rule that ONC released.
How will eligible professionals prove EHR usage?
Providers will be directed to a link on the CMS website where they will register their EHR usage.
Medicare and Medicaid providers can prepare for
Stimulus incentives to obtain an NPI number. They must register in the National Plan and Provider Enumeration System (NPPES).
Go to https://nppes.cms.hhs.gov/NPPES/Welcome.do for an explanation on NPPES and instructions for registering.
Skip this step if you already have an NPI.
If you are a Medicare provider and have an existing NPI, you can then go to https://pecos.cms.hhs.gov to register with PECOS (Provider Enrolment Chain and Ownership System),
if you have not done so already. Only Medicare providers must register with PECOS. Medicaid providers need not register.