Certification

​​Certified EMR offerings must meet all specifications that are marked as Mandatory in the Foundation category.

Foundation

EMR Core Data Set

5.0

Mandatory

EMR Hosting
(for Hosted EMR Offerings Only)

1.0

Mandatory

EMR Data Migration

5.0

Mandatory

 

EMR vendors must certify their EMR offering under a specific care domain  by aligning to all the Mandatory specifications in both EHR Connectivity & Tools and Functional categories for the care domain*.

Primary Care EMR Specifications

EHR Connectivity & Tools

EMR OLIS

4.3

Mandatory

EMR HRM

4.3

Mandatory

Functional

Primary Care EMR Baseline

5.0

Mandatory

EMR Chronic Disease Management

4.3

Mandatory

*At present only Primary Care Certification is available

 

Speciality Care Groups

EMR vendors who are interested in deploying their EMR offering to speciality care groups should consider attaining the EMR Certification for Primary Care and align to the published Specialty Care Specifications.  At present, only rheumatology care group specifications ​​are available.

It is not a condition of certification for a certified EMR offering to aligning with specialty specifications.

Functional

EMR Rheumatology

1.0

Optional

Get more information on Ontario EMR Specifications

If you are interested in obtaining certification, get more information on the EMR Validation Process ​

All certified EMR vendors have an ongoing obligation to provide regular updates to OntarioMD.  Download the reports and other templates ​



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