Cerner Direct Referrals is a web-based, secure referral management solution that enables electronic exchange of key clinical information during the referral process.
This solution serves as a replacement for other ad hoc non-secure communications (e.g., fax, phone, instant messaging, paper, public email) to securely share referral information. Examples of healthcare professionals who can leverage this solution include medical and administrative staff.
Increase coordination of care amongst providers by securely sharing key information during the referral process leading to better patient care and outcomes
Cerner Direct Referrals utilizes the latest industry standards, developed in partnership with the federal government, ensuring universal interoperability and security. It provides a secure referral management workflow leveraging the Direct Project for information exchange and communication. (www.directproject.org)
Cerner Direct Referrals enforces security at multiple levels during transport and storage of data being exchanged.
Access to Cerner Direct Referrals is by invitation only to maintain the integrity of participants communicating on the network. Upon application approval, each participant is granted access to their own trusted Cerner Direct enabled domain.