B8. What is gap certification?

Gap certification is the certification of a previously certified Complete EHR or EHR Module(s) to:

  • All applicable new and/or revised certification criteria adopted by the Secretary based on the test results of an ONC-Authorized Testing Laboratory (ONC-ATL); and
  • All other applicable certification criteria adopted by the Secretary based on the test results used to previously certify the Complete EHR or EHR Module(s).
Content last reviewed on November 17, 2017
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