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Benefits to Providers

1.  Electronically send and receive patient information quickly and securely
  • Rely less on paper records sent via fax or delivered by mail or courier
  • Decrease the amount of time it takes to send or receive information from other providers
2.  Allows your organization to attest for "Meaningful Use"
  • Eligible Professionals and eligible Hospitals  participating in incentive payment programs can use WVDirect to meet many requirements under Meaningful Use. 
  • The West Virginia Bureau for Public Health, Office of Epidemiology and Prevention Services receives WVDirect transmissions for required public health reporting on the following:
  • Syndromic Surveillance
  • Electronic Lab Results
  • Immunization Registry

To find out more about public health reporting, click here to visit the OEPS website