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Press Release -- May 22nd, 2012
Source: Verizon

ICSA Labs to Host May 23 Webinar on Federal Government’s Stage 2 ‘Meaningful Use’ Criteria for Electronic Health Records

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. – ICSA Labs, a division of Verizon, will host a free webinar on Wednesday (May 23) to discuss what’s next for electronic-health-record certifications. The hour-long webinar will help participants understand the new “meaningful use” criteria set forth by the federal government — Stage 2 Meaningful Use proposed 2014 Edition Security and Privacy criteria — and their impact on development of future electronic-health-record products.

Kevin Brown, health care security manager at ICSA Labs, will share his heath care IT experience and his perspective on the challenges that electronic-health-record developers may face with the proposed security and privacy provisions in the newly expanded federal requirements.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 23 2 p.m. ET
WHERE: Webinar address: Toll-free conference number: 1-877-791-3786 Participant code: 0531# Outlook Calendar Invite:
WHO: Kevin Brown Health care Security Manager ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon
WHAT: Webinar participants will obtain an overview of:

  • Stage 2 Meaningful Use security and regulations: proposals and implications
  • Security challenges faced by electronic-health-record developers, providers and users
  • The differences between 2011 Edition criteria and proposed 2014 Edition criteria
  • How to further develop 2014 ”meaningful use” strategy

ICSA Labs is an authorized ONC-ATCB under the Temporary Health IT Certification Program. ICSA Labs is currently undergoing accreditation by ANSI and NVLAP as required for the ONC Permanent Health IT Certification Program.

About ICSA Labs

ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon, offers third-party testing and certification of security products and network-connected devices, such as printers and faxes, to measure product compliance, reliability and performance to many of the world’s top security vendors. Visit and for more information.

About Verizon

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ), headquartered in New York, is a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers. Verizon Wireless operates America’s most reliable wireless network, with 93 million retail customers nationwide. Verizon also provides converged communications, information and entertainment services over America’s most advanced fiber-optic network, and delivers integrated business solutions to customers in more than 150 countries, including all of the Fortune 500. A Dow 30 company with $111 billion in 2011 revenues, Verizon employs a diverse workforce of nearly 192,000. For more information, visit

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