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2014 Patient Identity Management News Articles

Iris vs. Retina Biometrics: Yes, they really are different

Secure ID News Summer 2014 ID Magazine, Pages 30 – 31
July 1, 2014

Biometric Patient ID Deployed at Archbold Hospital

June 28, 2014

2013 Patient Identity Management News Articles

WSOC-TV Spot on Novant Health’s use of the RightPatient® iris biometric patient identification system

WSOC-TV
September 11, 2013

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Advances Use of Iris Images as a Long-term Form of Identification

NIST Web site
August 20, 2013

Novant’s new iris scan connects patients to records

Charlotte Observer
August 10, 2013

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Novant makes $1.1M investment in patient identification technology

Charlotte Business Journal
August 7, 2013

The Eyes Have It: Iris Biometrics Safely Identify UCSD Patients for Radiation Oncology Treatment

California Healthcare News
May 15, 2013

Biometric Technology Combats Medical Identity Theft

Bloomberg News
May 9, 2013

Lee Powe, CIO of Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital talks about why he switched from palm to iris biometrics recognition for patient identification

healthsystemcio.com
May 1, 2013

Iris Scans Seen Shrinking $7 Billion Medical Data Breach

Bloomberg News
April 28, 2013

2012 Patient Identity Management News Articles

Trade Show Radio Health IT Leadership Summit Interview

Business Radio X
December 4, 2012

Surry County Hospital Uses Iris Recognition to Identify Patients

News 14 Carolina
November 20, 2012

Retina Scanning vs. Iris Recognition in Healthcare – Best Technology Seen at AHIMA

EMR & HIPAA Open Forum
Nov 01, 2012

Eye of the Beholder: How Iris Biometrics Could Help Solve Hospital Patient ID Problems

Becker’s Hospital Review
Oct 18, 2012

Is Biometrics the Answer to Healthcare Data Integrity?

Becker’s Hospital Review
Sept 04, 2012

Defining Patient Verification & Identification in Healthcare

Advance for Health Information Professionals
Aug 17, 2012

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2019 Blog Posts on Patient Identification in Healthcare

2583 hospitals hit with penalties due to readmission reduction program

RightPatient® Blog
October 24, 2019

Another industry expert in favor of an effective patient identifier

RightPatient® Blog
October 23, 2019

Why should the Senate choose biometrics as a unique patient identifier?

RightPatient® Blog
October 02, 2019

Why a Unique Patient Identifier is so important in the healthcare industry?

RightPatient® Blog
September 12, 2019

Seven strategies ACOs use for better patient outcomes and lower costs

RightPatient® Blog
August 22, 2019

Strategies which help ACOs to improve patient outcomes

RightPatient® Blog
August 20, 2019

Unique identifiers will lead to a reduction of patient matching challenges

RightPatient® Blog
August 18, 2019

Physician burnout is a multi-billion dollar problem – How are you Solving it?

RightPatient® Blog
August 16, 2019

Unique patient identifier is what everyone is demanding for patient safety

RightPatient® Blog
August 14, 2019

Patient identification errors are the most common EHR generated issues

RightPatient® Blog
August 12, 2019

Patient experience in healthcare is vital for both hospitals and patients

RightPatient® Blog
August 10, 2019

What are health systems doing to improve the patient experience?

RightPatient® Blog
August 08, 2019

Another one added to the endless list of patient misidentifications stories

RightPatient® Blog
August 06, 2019

Importance of patient identification and EHRs – What you need to know

RightPatient® Blog
August 04, 2019

Healthcare’s most significant issue – Improving patient safety

RightPatient® Blog
August 02, 2019

Patient safety issues occur due to misidentifications

RightPatient® Blog
July 31, 2019

Patient engagement apps are reducing hospital readmission rates

RightPatient® Blog
July 29, 2019

Patient misidentification cases are persistent as no industry-wide solution exists

RightPatient® Blog
July 21, 2019

Patient engagement is the key to improved patient outcomes

RightPatient® Blog
July 19, 2019

Patient identification error causes yet another grave mistake

RightPatient® Blog
July 17, 2019

Can hospitals achieve better patient outcomes through patient engagement tools?

RightPatient® Blog
July 15, 2019

How patient engagement solutions benefit physicians

RightPatient® Blog
July 02, 2019

Process Improvement Methodologies are used for Patient Experience Improvement

RightPatient® Blog
June 18, 2019

Patient Engagement and Patient Experience help reducing hospital readmissions

RightPatient® Blog
June 11, 2019

Hospitals are Prioritizing Patient Matching Accuracy

RightPatient® Blog
June 2, 2019

Hospitals Need a Better Patient Matching System to Identify “John Does”

RightPatient® Blog
May 31, 2019

Patient experience and patient engagement: Is there any difference?

RightPatient® Blog
May 24, 2019

Ways in which patient engagement strategies prevent hospital readmission

RightPatient® Blog
May 22, 2019

CMS cuts payments to 800 hospitals for patient safety incidents – is yours next?

RightPatient® Blog
May 15, 2019

The curious case of a mistaken patient identity

RightPatient® Blog
May 10, 2019

HIMSS 2019 – Interoperability Showcase; What Is the Foundation of Interoperability?

RightPatient® Blog
February 17, 2019

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