What is ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Body (ONC-ATCB)?

Authorized by the National Coordinator, ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Bodies (ONC-ATCBs) test and certify that certain types of electronic health record (EHR) technology (Complete EHRs and EHR Modules) are compliant with the standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria adopted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary and meet the definition of “certified EHR technology.”

The list of ONC-ATCBs is here.

Content last reviewed on January 15, 2013
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