Fourteen electronic health records products now have received certification under 2011 criteria from the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology.

The programs include CCHIT's comprehensive certification program, and its preliminary ARRA certification based on expected meaningful use requirements and updated as needed. The list of certified products is available at

CCHIT also announced an open public comment period through Jan. 12 on the first round of criteria for long term and post-acute care EHRs. More information is available at

--Joseph Goedert

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