IHIN participation includes Direct secure messaging for all organizations, and Patient Look-Up Service (Query) for approved organization types. Please check the list provided here to determine eligibility for your organization. Participation using Direct without Patient Look-Up is available to any organization that works with healthcare Protected Health Information. This includes organizations dealing with any part of healthcare such as those dealing with medication or drug use, healthcare legal work, child health, etc. IHIN participation includes the core functions such as electronic submission of state reportable labs and electronic submission to the State Cancer Registry.
In addition to the Participation Agreement, IHIN Privacy Policies and Security Policies contain detailed requirements for participating organizations. Be sure to become familiar with all your responsibilities.