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What does NHIN stand for?

NHIN stands for National Health Information Network

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Regardless, many of the HSPD-21 strategies involve the promotion or implementation of some form of information technology, which will no doubt drive standardization, and which should be a boon to our industry, enabling the growth of regional health information organizations, and, enabling the National Health Information Network to finally come into existence.
Instead of the inefficient, fax-based methods that many healthcare providers have traditionally used, the Direct Project will allow providers to use secure email to efficiently transmit patient information over the National Health Information Network (NHIN), ensuring the safe, HIPAA-compliant transfer of protected health information.
The larger aim of the FORE project, which was contracted in 2006 by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, is to steer ongoing development of state-level HIE initiatives and support their contributions to the implementation of the National Health Information Network.