45 CFR 170.402 - Definitions.

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§ 170.402 Definitions.
For the purposes of this subpart:
Applicant means a single organization or a consortium of organizations that seeks to become an ONC-ATCB by requesting and subsequently submitting an application for ONC-ATCB status to the National Coordinator.
Deployment site means the physical location where a Complete EHR or EHR Module resides or is being or has been implemented.
Development site means the physical location where a Complete EHR or EHR Module was developed.
ONC-ATCB or ONC-Authorized Testing and Certification Body means an organization or a consortium of organizations that has applied to and been authorized by the National Coordinator pursuant to this subpart to perform the testing and certification of Complete EHRs and/or EHR Modules under the temporary certification program.
Remote testing and certification means the use of methods, including the use of web-based tools or secured electronic transmissions, that do not require an ONC-ATCB to be physically present at the development or deployment site to conduct testing and certification.

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  • 2013-11-04; vol. 78 # 213 - Monday, November 4, 2013
    1. 78 FR 65884 - 2014 Edition Electronic Health Record Certification Criteria: Revision to the Definition of “Common Meaningful Use (MU) Data Set”
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Office of the Secretary
      Interim final rule with comment period.
      Effective date: This regulation is effective on December 4, 2013. Comment date: To be assured consideration, comments must be received at one of the addresses provided below, no later than 5 p.m. on January 3, 2014.
      45 CFR Part 170

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Title 45 published on 2013-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 45 CFR 170 after this date.

  • 2014-05-23; vol. 79 # 100 - Friday, May 23, 2014
    1. 79 FR 29732 - Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Modifications to the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record Incentive Programs for 2014; and Health Information Technology: Revisions to the Certified EHR Technology Definition
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Office of the Secretary, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
      Proposed rule.
      To be assured consideration, comments must be received at one of the addresses provided below, no later than 5 p.m. on July 21, 2014.
      42 CFR Part 495