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NHIN Direct v. HIEs: Competitors or Collaborators

by Wes Rishel  |  March 14, 2010  |  12 Comments

Recently a person organizing a state’s HIE effort reported a hospital CIO saying, “why do I need your complex HIE when can have NHIN Direct?” This question gets to the heart of the confusion that some states or stated designated entities are experiencing with the introduction of NHIN Direct into the mix. I wrote this fellow […]


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