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Carequality and DirectTrust have each achieved significant growth in recent months as health data exchange continues to grow steadily nationwide.

Users of the Carequality Interoperability Framework exchanged more than 14 million clinical documents in August, representing accelerated month-over-month growth in health data sharing. Since Carequality’s inception in December 2016, implementers of the framework have exchanged more than 59 million documents.

Currently, more than 50 percent of all healthcare providers across the country utilize the Carequality framework to share data, including more than 1,400 hospitals, 40,000 clinics, and 600,000 healthcare providers.