The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC
) is required by statute to perform certain duties in a manner consistent with the development of a nationwide health information technology (health IT or HIT) infrastructure that, among other things, allows for the electronic use and exchange of information.
also recommends standardizing basic clinical operations across all EHRs, designing EHR interfaces that are standard to health care delivery, and better integration of the EHR with the exam room.
As Farzad Mostashari, M.D., former ONC
chief in the Obama administration, puts it, "The administration seems to taking [health IT] seriously and seems to be appointing someone serious with longstanding experience who is qualified to lead this next phase of the work of the office.
The VEPs were recorded on awaken rats once before the sham or ONC
surgery for baseline value and once every week after the sham or ONC
* Enable ONC
to directly review certified health IT products, including certified EHRs, and address circumstances such as potential risks to public health and safety.
Electronic file size was a top issue addressed by the ONC
at two recent privacy and security workgroup meetings.
EHRs is the source of ONC
's regulation of vendors and the EHRs they
Rules of engagement and governance are core building blocks of the Roadmap, with the ONC
establishing a governance framework with rules of the road and identifying a mechanism to recognize organizations that comply with that framework.
At the annual meeting of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC
) in Washington, D.C., in February, former senators Tom Daschle and Dr.
CareTech Solutions' document imaging and archive solution, iDoc version 5.5 has achieved ONC
HIT 2014 Edition Modular electronic health record (EHR) certification which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible laboratories and hospitals with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) maybe available by April, according to officials from the FDA and the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC
) of Health IT (information technology).
(NASDAQ: CPSI) reported that the CPSI System, Version 19, is compliant with the ONC
2014 Edition criteria and was certified as a complete EHR by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT).