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§170.315(b)(1) Transitions of Care

This document describes the test procedure for evaluating conformance of electronic health record (EHR) technology to the certification criteria defined in 45 CFR Part 170 Subpart C of the Health Information Technology: Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria for Electronic Health Record Technology, 2015 Edition.

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Issued by: Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) of Health Information Technology

Issue Date: January 29, 2016

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