By Evan Sweeney @ Fierce Healthcare 

HIMSS is the latest organization to call on the feds to delay updated EHR certification requirements, adding to a growing list of health IT associations and provider organizations that say vendors are not ready to meet the new certification standards.

In a letter to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, HIMSS President and CEO Stephen Lieber and Chair of the HIMSS North America Board of Directors Michael H. Zaroukian, M.D., urged the agency to delay the 2015 Edition Health IT Certification Criteria six months to July 1, 2018.

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