The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology, as expected, has submitted to federal officials its application to become an Authorized Testing and Certification Body under the temporary electronic health records certification program.
CCHIT expects to be one of the first entities authorized to provide certification that specific versions of EHRs support Stage 1 meaningful use criteria, says Alisa Ray, executive director.
The Drummond Group Inc., Austin, Texas, is completing work on its application to become a certifier and expects to submit it within a week, according to a spokesperson. The company operates a test laboratory offering interoperability/conformance testing and certification services in multiple industries.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access