DirectTrust News and Press Releases

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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Sizing Up Revised Model for National Health Data Exchange

Click here to access the full article. Healthcare stakeholders and security and privacy experts are sizing up the second draft of the government's proposed Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement, which is designed to promote secure, interoperable...

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VA Teams Up with DirectTrust to Improve Interoperability

Click here to access the full article. April 02, 2019 - VA has joined the DirectTrust Accredited Trust Anchor Bundle as part of an effort to improve interoperability between VA care providers and community hospitals and clinics across the country. By joining...

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VA Joins DirectTrust’s Accredited Trust Anchor Bundle

Click here to access the full article. DirectTrust, the non-profit health information exchange entity, has announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is joining the association’s “accredited trust anchor bundle,” which allows VA personnel access to...

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DirectTrust Announces Inaugural Summit

Click here to read the full article. DirectTrust is pleased to announce the inaugural DirectTrust Summit to be held at the Marriott Suites Midtown in Atlanta, GA, June 10-11.  The event will bring health care industry leaders together to share ideas and best practices...

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DirectTrust Announces Inaugural Summit

Click here to access the full article. WASHINGTON, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DirectTrust is pleased to announce the inaugural DirectTrust Summit to be held at the Marriott Suites Midtown in Atlanta, GA, June 10-11.  The event will bring health care industry...

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DirectTrust Seeking Nominations for New Board Directors

Click here to access the full article. WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2019 (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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How Health Data Standards Support Healthcare Interoperability

Click here to read the entire article “DirectTrust solves the problem of trust,” former DirectTrust President and CEO David Kibbe, MD, told EHRIntelligence.com. “As hospital B, how do you trust hospital A is reliable for health information exchange without having to...

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Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Click here to access the full article. Convenient and bereft of HIPAA concerns, the fax machine remains a fixture at many health care organizations. However, a spirited CMS initiative aims to send the technology packing in short order. When Centers for Medicare &...

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