DirectTrust News and Blog

Blog Post: Why DirectTrust

At the DirectTrust Summit in June 2019, we asked our members to share why they are in involved in DirectTrust and how they believe we collectively are pushing interoperability forward. Hear what our members had to say or read the transcript below. Why DirectTrust 0:04...

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Guest Blog Post: How Healthcare Can Stop Faxing

By Tina Feldmann, Kno2 Director of Marketing Planning & Operations Check out the corresponding infographic to this post here!  Healthcare is the last remaining industry holding on to fax as the primary way to communicate critical information.  While surgeons are...

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Industry interoperability concerns plague TEFCA draft

Click here to access the full article.  Initial industry comments are trickling in on the government health IT arm's proposed "on-ramp" to national connectivity, highlighting worries the initiative is biting off more than it can chew. Official comments on the second...

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DirectTrust Appoints New Board Directors

Click here to access the full article.  WASHINGTON, June 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DirectTrust today announced the appointment of five healthcare industry executives to its board of directors. DirectTrust is a non-profit healthcare industry alliance created to...

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DirectTrust reports 49% increase in HIE for Q1

Click here to access the full article. Health information exchange among DirectTrust participants grew by 49 percent in the first quarter of 2019. DirectTrust is a healthcare industry alliance that advocates for interoperable exchange of private health information...

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Direct transactions increased by almost 50 percent in Q1 2019

Click here to access the full article. DirectTrust on Monday said it's seeing record growth in the number of users and data exchange transactions on its network. More and more health systems are using the secure, verifiable email-like exchanges to share protected...

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Health Data Exchange Jumps 49% Among Direct Messaging Users

Click here to access the full article. May 08, 2019 - Health data exchange increased by almost 50 percent among DirectTrust participants in the first quarter of 2019, representing record growth for the Direct network. The nonprofit industry alliance partly credited a...

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