Approved Test Procedures Version 1.1
12/3/10 UPDATE - NIST has published errata for the Approved Test Procedures, Version 1.1. The errata documents contain technical corrections based on public feedback. Test procedures that have errata issued are noted in the table below.
The Approved Test Procedures, Version 1.1, as well as associated erratum, are effective for use in the ONC Temporary Certification Program on October 24, 2010. Descriptions of the specific changes are found in the Version 1.1 Release Notes..
The Version 1.1 update constitutes the final development update to the Approved Test Procedures. Future updates will be done through a maintenance process and release schedule. Maintenance updates will primarily be based on the need for minor technical corrections or ONC policy direction.
The Final Rule and related information is found at http://www.healthit.gov.
Questions about the applicability of the initial set of standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria as well as Stage 1 tools should be directed to ONC at ONC.Certification@hhs.gov.