AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE

What is AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE?

AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE meaning An organization that accredits various standards-setting committees, and monitors their compliance with the open rule-making process that they must follow to qualify for ANSI accreditation. HIPAA prescribes that the standards mandated under it be developed by ANSI-accredited bodies whenever practical.

 

reference: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

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