DirectTrust News and Press Releases

DirectTrust PHI Sharing Grows 20% at End of Q3 2017

Click here to access the full article. DirectTrust saw continued growth in the number of healthcare organizations engaged in DirectTrust exchange, increasing 54 percent from the same time last year. There was also a 20 percent increase in the number of DirectTrust...

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Widespread Health IT Standards Use to End Information Blocking

Click here to access the full article. September 22, 2017 - Lately the discourse among healthcare leadership surrounding interoperability has morphed into a debate about information blocking — is it a real barrier to health data exchange or simply a red herring...

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DirectTrust, CHIME team up to tout standard HIE

Click here to access the full article. The College of Health Information Management Executives has teamed up with DirectTrust, a non-profit trade alliance, to promote universal deployment of the DirectTrust network among providers and payers. “Our members strongly...

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CHIME, DirectTrust Partner with Goal of Universal HIE Network

Click here to access the full article. The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and DirectTrust have announced they are collaborating to promote the universal deployment of the DirectTrust framework and health information exchange (HIE)...

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CHIME, DirectTrust Collaborate for Health Data Exchange

Click here to access the full article. August 30, 2017 - The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and DirectTrust announced today a collaboration to promote the deployment of the DirectTrust framework and health information exchange as the...

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CHIME and DirectTrust Announce Collaboration

Click here to access the full article. ANN ARBOR, Mich. and WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and DirectTrust today announced they are collaborating to promote the universal deployment of...

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Direct and FHIR: Can They Work Hand-in-Hand?

Click here for the full article. The DirectTrust has released a white paper that proposes how FHIR and Direct communities and technical specifications for each standard should relate to each other to offer new value. FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources)...

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ONC seeks comment on Trusted Exchange and Common Agreement

Click here to read the full article. The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology convened industry stakeholders at a kick-off meeting on Monday in Washington to help develop consensus around enabling network-to-network exchange of...

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DirectTrust Provider Reach Hits 100K Milestone

Click here to access the full article. DirectTrust, the Washington, D.C.-based alliance created by and for participants in the Direct exchange network, has announced that the number of healthcare organizations engaged in the network has now reached 100,000. The...

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Rucker suggests ONC policy

Please click here to read the entire article. ONC SETTING DIRECTIONS: The new political leadership at ONC has had a few opportunities to speak to large gatherings, and the themes are evident: the ONC brass are worried foremost about EHR usability and spurring...

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DirectTrust, the Sequoia Project Grow Health Data Exchange

Click here to access the full article. April 26, 2017 - DirectTrust and the Sequoia Project are celebrating growth in their recent health data exchange efforts. On Wednesday, DirectTrust announced significant and continued growth over the first quarter of 2017. The...

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Sequoia Project, DirectTrust tout interoperability surge

Click here to access the full article. Two major interoperability groups, Sequoia Project and DirectTrust, are exchanging more health records and connecting more provider sites than ever, the companies announced this week. The Sequoia Project – whose members include...

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