SELF-DECLARATION APPROACH Program Guidance #17-04-A
This guidance summarizes the process for implementing ONC-Approved test procedures for the 2015 Edition certification criteria in which the testing approach is constrained to health IT
developer self-declaration and specifies responsibilities of health IT developers, ONCAuthorized Test Labs (ONC-ATLs), and ONC-Authorized Certification Bodies (ONC-ACBs).
Issued by: Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) of Health Information Technology
Issue Date: March 01, 2019
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