The Drummond Group and CCHIT announced this week the certification of EHR technology.  CCHIT certified 33 complete EHRs and modules, click here to access the list.  The Drummond Group certified 3 complete EHRs and modules, click here to access the list.  The certification of these EHRs is significant because meaningfully using certified EHR technology  is required to qualify for the Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments.  Hospitals and eligible providers may use either a complete EHR system to show meaningful use or a set of modules that combine create a complete EHR system.

For more information regarding meaningful use and certification visit the ONC FAQ page.