This Health IT Module is 2015 Edition Cures Update 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. Drummond Group is accredited by ANSI and approved by ONC for the ONC Health IT Certification Program to certify Health IT Module(s) and Certification of other types of Health IT for which the Secretary has adopted certification criteria under Subpart C of 45 CFR. 

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Developer Organization Name: Lightning Step                   Date Certified: December 28, 2023

Product Name and Version: Lightning Step 1.0                    Unique Certification Number:

Certification and Criteria

  • 170.315 (a)(1): Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) - Medications

  • 170.315 (a)(2): Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) - Laboratory

  • 170.315 (a)(3): Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) - Diagnostic Imaging

  • 170.315 (a)(5): Demographics

  • 170.315 (a)(9): Clinical Decision Support

  • 170.315 (a)(12): Family Health History

  • 170.315 (a)(14): Implantable Device List

  • 170.315 (a)(15): Social, Psychological, and Behavioral Data

  • 170.315 (b)(1): Transitions of Care (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (b)(2): Clinical Information Reconciliation and Incorporation (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (b)(10): Electronic Health Information Export (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (c)(1): Clinical Quality Measures - Record and Export

  • 170.315 (c)(2): Clinical Quality Measures - Import and Calculate

  • 170.315 (c)(3): Clinical Quality Measures - Report (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (d)(1): Authentication, Access Control, Authorization

  • 170.315 (d)(2): Auditable Events and Tamper-Resistance (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (d)(3): Audit Report(s) (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (d)(4): Amendments

  • 170.315 (d)(5): Automatic Access Time-out

  • 170.315 (d)(6): Emergency Access

  • 170.315 (d)(7): End-User Device Encryption

  • 170.315 (d)(8): Integrity

  • 170.315 (d)(9): Trusted Connection

  • 170.315 (d)(12): Encrypt Authentication Credentials

  • 170.315 (d)(13): Multi-Factor Authentication

  • 170.315 (e)(1): View, Download, and Transmit to 3rd Party (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (e)(3): Patient Health Information Capture

  • 170.315 (g)(2): Automated Measure Calculation

  • 170.315 (g)(3): Safety-Enhanced Design

  • 170.315 (g)(4): Quality Management System

  • 170.315 (g)(5): Accessibility-Centered Design

  • 170.315 (g)(6): Consolidated CDA Creation Performance (Cures Update)

  • 170.315 (g)(7): Application Access - Patient Selection

  • 170.315 (g)(9): Application Access - All Data Request (Cures Update)

Clinical Quality Measures (CQMs):

  • CMS2v13: Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Depression and Follow-Up Plan

  • CMS128v12: Anti-depressant Medication Management

  • CMS137v12: Initiation and Engagement of Substance Use Disorder Treatment

  • CMS159v12: Depression Remission at Twelve Months

  • CMS161v12: Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Suicide Risk Assessment

  • CMS177v12: Child and Adolescent Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Suicide Risk Assessment


Additional Software:

Updox for Direct Secure Messaging

Costs and Fees:

At present, utilizing ONC incurs no extra charges or fees apart from the continuous monthly and annual expenses specified in the contractual obligations.