Identity Management

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How a Universal Patient Identifier can help solve phar...

Last week, I attended the ONC Symposium on Patient Matching for Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) and conversations with pharmacy stakeholders confirmed that momentum is growing...

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How data insights help prevent medical identity theft...

Medical identity theft is a growing concern for healthcare organizations in the digital age. In 2017, healthcare data breaches accounted for 24% of all...

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How to safeguard patient data and prevent medical iden...

Medical identity theft is a growing problem for the healthcare industry: nearly 15.1 million patient records were compromised in 2018, an increase of nearly...

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How to boost patient engagement with patient portals...

“Build it and they will come” might work for 1980s movie characters, multinational coffee franchises and beloved sports teams, but it’s not a great...

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9 common causes of patient misidentification – and how...

Patient identity is the backbone of the entire healthcare system. It’s how the pharmacist knows they’re handing over a prescription to the right person....

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The new and improved way to match patient data...

Since the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) heralded the mainstreaming of electronic medical records over two decades ago, healthcare organizations have been...

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Best practices for secure patient portals...

The roll-out of patient portals has been a slow burn. While consumer finance, retail and other markets have given customers secure electronic access to...

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Q&A with Experian Identity expert on best practice...

There’s no doubt that identity theft is a concern for any industry that handles sensitive customer information; health care is no exception. In 2017...

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How AdvantageCare Physicians increased security of pat...

People increasingly expect immediate access to information at their fingertips. They want online access for everything from food delivery to healthcare. But as healthcare...

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