Monday, August 30, 2010

CCHIT and Drummond - Certifying bodies for EHR's

HHS announced today that the following organizations have been selected as ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies (ATCBs):
According to HHS, certification by an ATCB signifies "to eligible professionals, hospitals, and critical access hospitals that an EHR technology has the capabilities necessary to support their efforts to meet the goals and objectives of meaningful use".

1 comment:

Mark Metzler said...

Here is a useful new website you might want to consider:

Biomedical Device Integration Tech Corner

"An archive of technical documents, protocols, standards and procedures useful for clinical engineers and IT professionals involved in biomedical device integration and connectivity to electronic medical records (EMR)"