The DirectTrust organization is dedicated to build and strengthen the security and trust framework for the exchange of health data using the The Direct Project was launched by the ONC within Health and Human Services (HHS) on March 1, 2010. It was initially called NHIN Direct. The object of the Direct Project is to replace the use of faxes, phones, and paper transactions with a simple and... protocol. DirectTrust members agree to participate in work groups dedicated to security, trust, and growth of the use of the Direct Project; attend monthly educational sessions; become involved with the Direct community; and support the membership growth of DirectTrust. Corepoint Health is a member of DirectTrust and currently a candidate for their accredidation.