September/November 2006

Macmanus Appointed to CCHIT Board

Christopher Macmanus, chief information officer for Catholic Health Initiatives, has been appointed to the Board of Commissioners of the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT). CCHIT is a voluntary, private-sector initiative to certify health care information technology products. Its mission is to accelerate adoption of interoperable electronic health records (EHRs) by creating a mechanism for certification.