Cancer Therapy & Research Center to Discuss Healthcare Identity and Access Management Best Practices

Free Imprivata and Carefx Webinar to Examine the Benefits of an Integrated, Best-in-Class, Clinical Access Solution to Simplify Clinician Authentication and Enhance Clinical Workflows

LEXINGTON, MA October 12, 2009— Imprivata®, Inc., the employee access management company and largest provider of healthcare single sign-on (SSO), today announced that it will be conducting a joint webinar with Carefx, a leading provider of interoperable workflow solutions. The webinar will feature the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. This interactive session will discuss how CTRC deployed an integrated identity and access management (IAM) solution for their password management and inefficient data access challenges, and how the organization enhanced patient care delivery, streamlined workflow and increased productivity through the implementation. This webinar is free to all interested attendees.

  • Title: Creating Multidisciplinary Views of the Patient Using Integrated Identity & Access Management
  • Who: Don York, Director of IT at CTRC
  • What: The clinicians at the CTRC at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio were faced with increasing headaches and costs associated with the use multiple user IDs and passwords, as well as redundant patient queries and ongoing struggles to efficiently access data across the entire organization. In this webinar, Don York will discuss how the IT department implemented an integrated IAM solution to solve these challenges and find a better way to access and retrieve patient records from multiple systems. York will share best practices on enhancing patient care delivery, increasing productivity and maximizing system investments, all by providing secure access to a multidisciplinary view of patient information on an integrated Identity & Access Management system.
    Attendees will leave the free session with details on the keys to a successful IAM implementation.
  • When: October 14, 2009, 2:00 pm (ET)

About Imprivata
Imprivata secures employee access to desktops, networks, applications and transactions. Its appliance-based, employee access management platform, OneSign, enables organizations to protect enterprise information assets while improving user productivity. By strengthening user authentication, streamlining application access and simplifying compliance reporting across multiple computing environments, customers realize substantial IT Help Desk and administration cost savings, while achieving the security standards they demand.
Imprivata is a recognized leader in Authentication and Access Management, receiving numerous product awards and top review ratings from leading industry publications and analysts. Headquartered in Lexington, Mass., Imprivata partners with over 200 resellers, and serves the access security needs of more than 800 customers around the world. For more information, please visit

About Carefx Corporation
Carefx supports healthcare organizations in achieving their vision of advancing the quality and safety of patient care delivery through its Fusionfx solution suite. Fusionfx streamlines and simplifies clinical and business workflow and connects care providers to the information they need – where, when, and how they need it. By managing care transitions and information gaps between diverse systems, departments and facilities, Fusionfx delivers crucial patient information with speed, efficiency and logic. Carefx supports more than 600 hospitals, health systems, regional health information organizations (RHIOs) and health information exchanges (HIEs) across North America and Europe. Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, Carefx can be reached at (480) 833-5010 or by email at