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Feb 02, 2009, 10:01 ET

HHS Secretary Recognizes Products of HITSP Standards Work

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary has recognized the second set of interoperability standards developed by the...

Jan 06, 2009, 14:34 ET

ANSI Appoints Michael Petosa as Vice President of Information Technology

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private not-for-profit organization that administers and coordinates the U.S. standardization...

Dec 08, 2008, 16:20 ET

ANSI Board Announces Volunteer Leaders for 2009

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors has named its new members and officers for the term beginning January 1,...

Dec 03, 2008, 16:31 ET

ANSI Issues First Set of Accreditations Under New Program for Greenhouse Gas Validation and Verification

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, announced today that seven...

Sep 22, 2008, 01:00 ET

ACLASS to Accredit Testing Laboratories Under New CPSC Requirements for Safety of Children's Products

WASHINGTON and ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the ANSI-ASQ National...

Jul 08, 2008, 01:00 ET

ANSI iPackages: New Website Helps Organizations to Share, Annotate, and Personalize ISO 14000 Environmental Standards

NEW YORK, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the launch of ANSI iPackages...

Mar 19, 2008, 01:00 ET

U.S. to Celebrate World Standards Day 2008 with a Focus on Intelligent and Sustainable Buildings

WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From increased energy efficiency to integration with the latest information and communication...

Mar 17, 2008, 01:00 ET

ANSI Appoints George Gulla as Vice President of Publications

NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), a private not-for-profit organization that...

Jan 31, 2008, 00:00 ET

IDSP Develops First-of-its-Kind Resource to Aid Businesses in the Fight Against Identity Theft

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report issued today by the Identity Theft Prevention and Identity Management Standards...

Jan 24, 2008, 00:00 ET

HHS Secretary Recognizes Products of HITSP Standards Work

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Mike Leavitt recognized the first...

Dec 18, 2007, 00:00 ET

HITSP Delivers Next Round of Interoperability Specifications to Support U.S. Nationwide Health Information Network

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP; http://www.ansi.org/hitsp), a...

Dec 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

ANSI Board Names Volunteer Leaders for 2008

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute's Board of Directors appointed today its new members and...

Oct 23, 2007, 01:00 ET

HITSP Defines Overarching Set of Healthcare Security and Privacy Standards

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP) has identified a set of standards...

Oct 15, 2007, 01:00 ET

USTDA Selects ANSI to Conduct New Vietnam Standards Training Program

NEW YORK, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a continuing effort to advance U.S. - Vietnamese trade and promote cooperation in the field of...

Aug 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

ANSI Engaged in Implementation of Global Food Safety Program

NEW YORK, Aug.8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven of the world's leading retailers - including U.S.-based powerhouse Wal-Mart - have agreed to...

Aug 06, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 04/12/2004

ANSI Announces Relaunch of Electronic Standards Store webstore.ansi.org

NEW YORK, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the relaunch of its electronic...

Jul 23, 2007, 01:00 ET

Standards Panel Announces Open Comment Period on Health IT Documents

NEW YORK, July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP), a multi-stakeholder group...

Jul 09, 2007, 01:00 ET

ANSI Conference to Address Social, Economic, and Environmental Impact of Chemical Regulations

NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global manufacturers are facing increasing pressure to balance the economic and societal impact of...

Jun 27, 2007, 01:00 ET

Action and Reaction: Developing a Sustainable Approach to Emerging Chemical Issues August 9-10, 2007

NEW YORK, June 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was issued by the American National Standards Institute: WHAT Action and...

Jun 18, 2007, 01:00 ET

New ANSI Accreditation Program to Improve Quality of U.S. Workforce

WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to calls from government and industry for a national system to better protect the...