eNICQ upgrade required by January 31, 2017

Vermont Oxford Network is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of our eNICQ 5 software.

eNICQ 5.5.1 contains a number of important updates.  VON Member centers must upgrade by January 31st, 2017 to continue submitting data via eNICQ.

Updates include:

  • Required changes for infants born in 2017 – centers must upgrade to enter or submit any 2017 data
  • Security and logging improvements to better protect center data and maintain compliance with HIPAA and the HITECH Act
  • Enhancements to allow centers to submit additional data items in order to obtain Time Series Reporting based on discharge dates

We recommend that centers begin the upgrade process as soon as possible.  After January 31st, 2017, records submitted from earlier versions of eNICQ will not be accepted.

Upgrading to eNICQ 5.5.1 may require assistance from center database administration teams and IT departments. Information about upgrading as well as a download of the new version are available at the eNICQ 5 home page. If you have questions about the upgrade process, please contact the VON Technical Support Team by email at support@vtoxford.org or by phone at (802) 865-4814, ext. 240.

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