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ONC Certification Programs to Help Providers Choose EHR Technology
The ONC Certification Program provides a defined process to ensure that EHR technologies meet the standards and certification criteria adopted by the Secretary of HHS to help providers and hospitals achieve Meaningful Use objectives and measures established by CMS.
Standards and Certification Criteria
The standards and certification criteria established by ONC set the required capabilities and related standards and implementation specifications that certified electronic health record (EHR) technology will need to include in order to, at a minimum, support the achievement of meaningful use by eligible professionals and eligible hospitals under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs.
Certified Health IT Product List (CHPL)
Search the Certified Health IT Product List for EHR technology (Complete EHRs and EHR Modules) that has been tested and certified under the ONC Certification Program.
Latest News and Program Updates
Looking for the latest news about the ONC HIT Certification Program or information about Program Updates, including new proposed rules?
Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers to frequently asked questions about the standards and certification criteria, certification process for EHR technology, and ONC’s health IT certification programs and Certification Bodies and Testing Laboratories.