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ONC Health IT Certification Program

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ONC Health IT Certification Program Provides Assurance

to purchasers and other users that a system meets the technological capability, functionality, and security requirements adopted by HHS. Certification also gives providers and patients confidence that the Health IT products and systems they use are secure and can work with other systems to share information (interoperability).

Standards and Certification Criteria

The standards and certification criteria established by ONC specify the technical capabilities health IT must conform to for certification Programs.

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Certified Health IT Product List (CHPL)

Search the Certified Health IT Product List for health IT products that have been tested and certified under the ONC Health IT Certification Program.

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Latest News and Program Milestones

Check out the 2015 Edition Certification Companion Guides and test procedures. Test procedures are open for a 30 day public comment period.

News & Program Milestones

ONC Certified HIT

ONC Health IT Certification Program
ONC Health IT Certification Program provides assurance to purchasers and other users that a system meets the technological capability, functionality, and security requirements adopted by HHS. Certification also gives providers and patients confidence that the Health IT products and systems they use are secure and can work with other systems to share information (interoperability). For more information, please see the Criteria and Terms of Use for the ONC Certified HIT Certification and Design Mark [PDF - 201 KB].

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.

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