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CCHIT

(Certification Commission for Health Information Technology) See healthcare IT.
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ONC HIT certification conferred by CCHIT does not represent an endorsement of the certified EHR technology by the U.
According to Alisa Ray, CCHIT executive director, CCHIT chose ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon Enterprise Solutions, and an ONC-Authorized Certification body and Accredited HIT Test Laboratory, to support its customers because of the expertise of its staff and its processes.
The medical and healthcare community will greatly benefit from the incorporation of links to CCHIT resources as they research certified products on the EMRapproved web site.
The CCHIT Certified[R] 2011 certification programs include a complete inspection of integrated EHR functionality, interoperability, and security according to criteria independently developed by the CCHIT's multi-stakeholder, expert work groups using CCHIT's published testing methods.
More information on CCHIT, CCHIT Certified[R] products and ONC-ATCB certified electronic health record technology is available at http://cchit.
As a CCHIT Certified product, gloEMR has been tested and passed inspection of 100 percent of these new criteria.
The group report criticized elements of CCHIT's approach, arguing, among other things, that CCHIT paid too much attention to complex EHR features and functionality and not enough to interoperability.
About CCHIT The Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) is an independent, 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the public mission of accelerating the adoption of robust, interoperable health information technology.
The CCHIT Enterprise Certification requires a vendor to demonstrate:
Avatar 2006 Version 02 is a CCHIT Certified(SM) product for CCHIT Ambulatory EHR 2006.
Netsmart is the first behavioral and public healthcare software and services provider to attain CCHIT certification.
CCHIT was formed in 2004 by three leading health IT management and technology industry associations.