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DocLinks v9 Earns ONC Health IT Certification from Drummond Group

Updated: Jan 16, 2020

Drummond Certified ONC Health IT 2015

12/05/2019, Olympia, WA -- LIN Software, LLC – DocLinks v9 has achieved Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC-Health IT) 2015 Edition Health IT Module Certification via Drummond Group LLC, an Authorized Certification Body (ACB) empowered to test software for compliance with the requirements of the federal government’s program. The stamp of approval designates the software offers the functionality that enables eligible providers and hospitals to meet the requirements of various regulatory programs that require use of certified EHR technology.

“Having achieved certification allows our organization time to focus on improving provider efficiency, helping them reduce errors and improve patient safety through DocLinks’ advanced machine learning technologies,” says Kale Meese, COO of LIN Software.

To earn the certification, DocLinks v9 was tested to be in accordance with applicable standards and certification criteria put forth by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

DocLinks is a provider and patient-centric electronic health record solution changing the way the healthcare industry captures, manages and centralizes patient medical records to streamline the diagnostic and treatment processes. Through the powerful and fully integrated online modules and advanced machine learning technologies, DocLinks provides the essential tools that enable healthcare professionals to fully automate their practices and to efficiently and securely connect with hospitals, diagnostic imaging centers, pharmacies, laboratories, peers, and patients.

LIN Software, LLC has a 20-year track record of enhancing patient care, improving efficiency, increasing profitability, and helping physician offices stay current and compliant with healthcare industry standards and requirements.

For 2015 Edition:

“This Health IT Module is 2015 Edition compliant and has been certified by an ONC-ACB in accordance with the applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. This certification does not represent an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.”

The completed certification is in the following Health IT Modules:

Modules tested: 170.315 (a) (1-14); (b)(1-6); (c)(1-4); (d)(1-9, 11); (e)(1-3); (f)(1, 5); (g)(2-9); (h)(1)

Clinical Quality Measures tested: 50v7; 68v8; 75v7; 90v8; 122v7; 127v7; 136v8; 138v7; 146v7; 154v7; 156v7; 165v7

Additional software used: NLM Access GUDI API, MaxMD Direct md Email, First DataBank, IBM Lotus Notes for Inbox

Holds Certificate No:

Date Certified: 11/25/2019

Effective Date: 2015 Edition

The additional types of costs an eligible provider (EP) would pay to implement the full EHR’s capabilities in order to meet federal and state objectives or measures include may include: a separate one-time fee for interface development to a state reporting agency. If an EP is EPCS enabled, there is an additional subscription fee. In addition, a one-time fee may apply to integrate with a hospital, another EHR, ambulatory service or a health information exchange organizations. If an EP would like to extract data from the system, there will be a one-time fee associated. All other custom programming and training and travel fees are billed at our normal hourly rates. For specific details, please visit

There are no known limitations a user may encounter in the course of implementing and using this EHR’s capabilities, whether to meet objectives and measures or to achieve any other use within the scope of the Health IT's certification.

About Drummond Group LLC

Drummond Group LLC 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. Drummond Group was founded in 1999 and is an ONC-Accredited Certification Body (ACB) and an Authorized Test Lab (ATL). Drummond Group continues to build on its deep experience and expertise to deliver reliable and cost-effective services. For more information, please visit

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