Imprivata Customer to Deliver Keynote Session about Simplifying Access to Clinical Applications on Virtual Desktops during VMware Forum on National Healthcare in Canada
Fletcher Allen Health Care to Discuss how Imprivata Enables Fast, Secure No Click Access to its Epic EMR on Virtual Desktops to Allow Clinicians to Better Focus on Patient Care
Lexington, Mass.—September 9, 2013—Imprivata®, a leading global provider of healthcare IT security solutions, today announced that its customer, Fletcher Allen Health Care, will deliver a keynote session at the VMware Forum on National Healthcare in Canada (September 10, 2013 in Toronto) about how Imprivata delivers fast, secure No Click Access® to the hospital’s Epic electronic medical record (EMR) system on virtual desktops. At the forum, Imprivata will also showcase its single sign-on (SSO) and authentication management solutions in booth 15.
According to a recent Imprivata-sponsored report from HIMSS Analytics, Canadian hospitals face a number of data access and workflow efficiency challenges as they continue to implement EMR systems, including the lack of integration between electronic systems, the frequent inability to access information quickly and privacy/security concerns. In his keynote session, John McConnell, enterprise architect at Fletcher Allen Health Care, will discuss these issues and how the combination of Imprivata and desktop virtualization can address them to drive EMR adoption and increases clinician satisfaction. Details of his keynote include:
Title: Imprivata: A Case Study of Fletcher Allen Health Care
Speaker: John McConnell, enterprise architect at Fletcher Allen Health Care, a 562-bed hospital in Vermont
Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. EDT
Location: Room 205/206 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre – North
Abstract: In this keynote session, John McConnell of Fletcher Allen Health Care will discuss how his hospital simplifies secure access to its Epic EMR using desktop virtualization as well as strong authentication and SSO from Imprivata. He will also discuss how the combination of Imprivata plus desktop virtualization has enabled the hospital to securely incorporate tablets, increase clinician satisfaction and drive EMR adoption.\
At VMware Forum, Imprivata’s solutions will also be on display at several partner booths, including Teradici (booth 13) and VMware (booth 2).
Imprivata is a leading global provider of healthcare IT solutions that enable fast, secure and more efficient clinical access, communication and collaboration. Independently recognized as an innovator and market leader, Imprivata helps millions of providers worldwide simplify technology to better focus on patient care. For more information, please visit www.imprivata.com.