DirectTrust News and Press Releases

4 Key Areas to Watch in Healthcare Interoperability

Click here to access the full article. Technology is ever-evolving, and with that evolution comes an increasing amount of data. Healthcare interoperability is a way for organizations to utilize information and ensure that patients can receive proper care, even if they...

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Can DirectTrust Jumpstart Open API Networks and FHIR?

Most people in healthcare informatics are aware that FHIR is a new standard that defines a web application programming interface (API) and related specifications for health data exchange. One question about FHIR is how to build trust networks for sharing data between...

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HIMSS releases free interoperability environmental scan

Participating organizations include Epic Care Everywhere, Carequality, CommonWell Health Alliance, DirectTrust, Sequoia Project’s eHealth Exchange,  Surescripts, Community HIE, National Association for Trusted Exchange, CARIN Alliance, and SHIEC, which stands for...

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HIE Rundown – 5-18-18

Health Information Exchange (HIE) is happening every minute of every day. Your personal health information is moving and being viewed to improve the quality of your healthcare and lower the costs. The job will not be complete until all health records are digital and...

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DirectTrust Seeking Nominations for New Board Directors

Click here to access the full article. WASHINGTON, March 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DirectTrust today announced that a call for nominations for new Directors has been sent to the Membership by its Board of Directors. DirectTrust is a non-profit health care industry...

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Trusted Exchange Framework: What’s Lacking?

Read the full article here What do healthcare industry stakeholders think of the Trusted Exchange Framework that the Department of Health and Human Services proposes to promote secure, interoperable nationwide health data exchange? Some say the framework, while a good...

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Kibbe to Step Down as CEO of DirectTrust

Click here to access the full article. As the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT develops a Trusted Exchange Framework that could shake up the interoperability playing field, David Kibbe, M.D., M.B.A., announced he would step down as president and CEO of...

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DirectTrust President and CEO David Kibbe, MD, to Step Down

Click here to access the full article. February 21, 2018 - DirectTrust recently announced founding President and CEO David Kibbe, MD, will step down at the end of 2018. The DirectTrust Board of Directors is currently searching for a successor. The nonprofit healthcare...

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EMR Direct Receives DirectTrust HISP Re-Accreditation

Click here to access the full article. PHIMAIL® DIRECT MESSAGING SERVICES RECEIVE RE-ACCREDITATION AS A DIRECTTRUST HEALTH INFORMATION SERVICE PROVIDER (HISP) SAN DIEGO, Calif., Jan. 24, 2018 -- EMR Direct, a leading developer of software for secure health information...

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DirectTrust Accreditation Agreement with EHNAC Extended

Click here to access the full article. December 19, 2017 - DirectTrust recently announced that it extended its accreditation agreement with the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC) through 2018. The DirectTrust accreditation agreement helps...

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Secure messaging vendors to support interoperability

Click here to access the full article. The 21st Century Cures Act seeks to develop new policies and standards to support an interoperable health IT technology infrastructure that enhances the use and exchange of data while enabling research into new medical...

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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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