What is Live Oak DIRECT?
Live Oak DIRECT Messaging is a robust, standards-based system for regulation-compliant digital data transmission. Using identity verification, exchange of trust, and strong, government-grade encryption,email messages and attachments can be quickly, securely and reliably sent between DIRECT networks with no risk of data theft or alteration.
Partnered DIRECT systems share trust to facilitate secure transmission even over large geographic divides, allowing providers and patients on different DIRECT networks to communicate securely and seamlessly. DIRECT Secure Messaging can be used independently or to compliment an existing EHR.
Messages are sent as normal email, so no special software is needed.Registration can be done individually or for your entire team. During the registration process, each participant must agree to the DIRECT Secure Messaging Subscription Agreement, the Participation Terms and Conditions, and the DIRECT Security Best Practices.
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