Glossary of Health Care and Medical Terms
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Certification Commission for Health Information Technology - private, non-profit organization established to develop an efficient, credible, and sustainable mechanism for certifying health care information technology products. CCHIT was formed by three bodies representing some of the key HIT professional and industry groups.AHIMA represented health information management professionals, HIMSS represented health IT professionals, and NAHIT, the National Alliance for Health Information Technology, represented a variety of vendor and industry stakeholders