DirectTrust News and Press Releases


How to Improve Health Data Privacy, Security in HIE

Click here for original article.   Improving health data privacy and security through health information exchange (HIE) can be done through multi-factor authentication, utilizing data encryption, and extensive employee training, according to recent tips from... read more

Direct Messaging Benefits Outweigh Costs, Survey Finds

Click here to read entire original article.   About 66% of health information organizations use Direct messaging as their primary method for exchanging data, according a new survey released by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Health Data... read more

Interoperability via Direct Exchange: A Brief Update Mid-2015

http://thehealthcareblog.com/blog/2015/06/01/interoperability-via-direct-exchange-a-brief-update-mid-2015/ Over the past three years it has been my good fortune to work with talented individuals and organizations dedicated to making sharing of health information... read more

Direct: 5 Years Of Simplifying Health Information Exchange

David McCallie, father of the Direct protocol, discusses the state of interoperability in healthcare with Georgia Tech informaticist Mark Braunstein. Five years ago today, Gartner Group HIT expert Wes Rishel posted a guest article on his blog entitled... read more

DirectTrust Network Expands 2,000%, Now Serves Nearly 200,000

DirectTrust Network Expands 2,000%, Now Serves Nearly 200,000 (via PRWeb) DirectTrust has expanded its trusted, national network to include 26 Direct exchange health information service providers (HISPs), and began large-scale interoperability testing to ensure... read more

DirectTrust Cooperative Agreement with ONC Renewed

DirectTrust announces that its Cooperative Agreement with the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health IT has been renewed for a second full year. The renewal came after DirectTrust exceeded the goals of the ONC’s Exemplar HIE Governance Program.... read more

Covisint Achieves DirectTrust.org/EHNAC Accreditation

Direct Trusted Agent Accreditation Ensures Adherence to Data Processing Standards and Compliance With Security Infrastructure, Integrity and Trusted Identity Requirements read entire article here   ORLANDO, Feb 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) — HIMSS... read more

EMR Direct Receives Full DirectTrust EHNAC Accreditation

phiMail™ Direct Messaging and phiCert™ Identity Services Receive Direct Trusted Agent Accreditation Program (DTAAP) Triple Accreditation as Health Information Service Provider (HISP), Certification Authority, and Registration Authority SAN DIEGO, Feb.... read more

MRO Achieves DirectTrust.org/EHNAC Accreditation

Direct Trusted Agent accreditation ensures adherence to data processing standards and compliance with security infrastructure, integrity and trusted identity requirements KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. – February 6, 2014 – MRO Corp., a leader in disclosure... read more