InfoGard Laboratories, which the federal government selected in mid-September as the third authorized electronic health records testing and certification body under the HITECH Act's meaningful use incentive program, will start testing the week of Oct. 11.

San Luis Obispo, Calif.-based InfoGard expects by the next week to issue its first certifications. The company is using a two week testing-certification cycle, says Douglas Biggs, director of strategic planning. Pricing models for testing and certification include:

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