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How to improve defenses against health data security threats

Healthcare institutions are trusted with our most valuable information. Within their networks they store highly sensitive data such as medical records, treatment plans, financial records, contact information and more. This data is essential for healthcare providers to effectively communicate with patients and provide the best care possible. However, having this information is also what makes… Read More »

Imprivata, Verato leverage biometrics in effort to improve patient matching

Dive Brief: Healthcare IT security company Imprivata is teaming up with patient matching firm Verato in an attempt to improve patient identification using biometrics. The collaboration joins the Imprivata PatientSecure identification tool with Verato Universal MPI, a cloud-based master patient index fueled by referential matching technology. The combination of biometrics and referential matching allows providers… Read More »

Artificial intelligence can identify at-risk patients, inform care and improve disease prevention

There’s no shortage of buzz around artificial intelligence and its potential impact on a variety of areas within healthcare, from patient care to revenue cycle operations. There is an emerging trend toward AI assets that amplify the value of patient data and provide an extendable, scalable pathway to effective primary disease prevention. That’s something that… Read More »