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Chilmark Research

Since 2007, Chilmark Research has been at the leading edge of advances in healthcare IT. Our research reports and advisory services have assisted countless organizations in their understanding, deployment and use of digital health solutions. Current thematic research areas include – but aren’t limited to: Interoperability, Analytics, Virtual Care, Value-based Care, Population Health Management, Provider-Payer Convergence, Care Coordination and Consumerization.
As patients and caregivers ourselves, we are mission-driven to assist decision makers in effectively leveraging technology to improve the delivery of care. Chilmark Research is proud of the clients it has had the pleasure to serve including 3M, Abbott Labs, Accenture, Anthem, athenahealth, Bain, Cerner, Epic, Google, HCA, Highmark, IBM Watson Health, Kaiser-Permanente, Mayo Clinic, McKesson, McKinsey, Medtronic, Mercy Health, Microsoft,  Philips Healthcare, Trinity Health to name a few. It is our hope that at some future date we will have the pleasure to serve you as well. To learn more, contact John at


DirectTrust™ is a non-profit, vendor-neutral alliance dedicated to instilling trust in the secure exchange of health information for improved patient care.

As a membership organization, DirectTrust also serves as a governance forum, trust community and network, standards organization, and accreditation body for persons and entities engaged in exchange utilizing the Direct Standard™, supported by DirectTrust’s robust security and trust framework. In 2019, the organization reached the milestone of one billion messages sent and received through the DirectTrust network since 2014.

The goal of DirectTrust is to develop, promote, and, as necessary, help enforce the rules and best practices needed to maintain security and trust within the Direct Secure Messaging and broader Health IT communities. Beyond the Direct Standard, DirectTrust also convenes Consensus Bodies to foster secure communication through Trusted Instant Messaging+, as well as Notifications to meet the CMS Conditions of Participation.

DirectTrust is committed to fostering widespread public confidence in the interoperable exchange of health information. 


The Healthcare Guys

HealthcareGuys is a digital health publication of Netspective media created by  and  for  the digital  health,  medtech,  and  life sciences  IT practitioners  &  innovators.  As a health IT strategist, innovator or as a physician and an allied healthcare professional the content on this publication will help you get your jobs done.

Netspective has always strived to bring the best of the health IT World to its readers in the form of blogs, opinions, curated news, podcasts, and other media. Now we’re taking a step further by allowing our end users mainly health IT practitioners, physicians and other healthcare and hospital vendors to add their products and services to our brand new product innovation showcase Medigy that surfaces useful peer-reviewed digital health solutions and medical devices.

To contribute an article to HealthcareGuys, promote your products & services or for any questions on the Community of Practices (CoP) on Medigy, please reach us on


Healthcare IT Today

Since 2005, Healthcare IT Today has been providing readers with the latest news, insights and
practical innovations in health IT. Like you, we are passionate about improving healthcare through
the use of technology. We understand how challenging this industry can be and how important it is
to get your message in front of the right audience. That’s why we are one of the only media
companies to offer performance guarantees across all channels: online, social media, video, podcast and in-person events. Plus, we are super friendly and helpful. Let’s chat.