GEOGRAPHY BRIEF: <Insert Name>

Sponsor(s)/Contact(s):

<Insert organization name(s) and contact(s)>

Summary


<Insert summary of your geography's NwHIN Direct project plan here, including a description of primary use cases (as/if applicable)>

Implementation Details


Deployment / Go-To-Market Model


<Describe approach to service deployment (e.g., statewide HISP, marketplace model, etc.), as well as plans for promoting Direct services>

Trust Model (Identity Verification / Certificate Distribution)


<Describe trust model details -- process/requirements for end-user identity verification, certificate distribution, etc.>

Technical Architecture / Diagram


<Provide high-level description of technical architecture, including diagram>

Project Timeline (Key Milestones)


<Insert key dates / deliverables here>

Ancillary Services / Planned Enhancements


<Describe any existing or planned enhancements for use in conjunction with Direct deployment (e.g., provider directories, unique use cases, etc.)>

Success Metrics


Number of Active Participants
Metric
4Q11
1Q12
2Q12
3Q12
4Q12
Total number of hospitals





Total number of unique users at hospitals (unique
addresses associated with hospital domains)





Total number of ambulatory providers (unique
users - e.g., Direct addresses)





Total number of individual labs





Other (e.g., long term care providers, home health,
etc.)






Number of Completed Transactions
Metric
4Q11
1Q12
2Q12
3Q12
4Q12
Number of total Direct transactions





Number of transactions between providers/hospitals
(unique addresses associated with hospital domains)





Number of transactions from labs (e.g., transactions
generated from a lab associated domain or address)





Number of transactions to public health (e.g., transactions
sent to a public health domain or address)






Other Notes / Links to Documents

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