Positive patient identification

More secure and accurate check in with biometric identification

Positive patient identification


Positive patient identification is the foundation of effective healthcare: the correct care needs to be delivered to the correct patient. Positive patient identification solutions that rely on biometrics can create 1:1 links between patients and their medical records.

Imprivata PatientSecure is the leading positive patient identification solution for healthcare that improves patient safety and financial outcomes through biometric identification, medical record clean-up, improved patient matching, and workflow optimization.

With Imprivata PatientSecure, healthcare organizations can:

  • Reduce medical errors and improve patient safety
  • Eliminate duplicate and overlaid medical records and protect against fraud to improve data integrity
  • Improve financial outcomes and reduce denied medical claim

Imprivata PatientSecure ensures positive patient identification at Community Hospital Anderson

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Community Hospital Anderson has been 50-plus years in this community. We are a 207-bed licensed facility, provide a multitude of different types of care and services to our patients, and I'm a nurse by background, so to me patient identification is so important. it's the foundation of patient safety and quality.

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    Biometric patient identification

    Biometric solutions, like palm vein recognition and iris scanning, have a high acceptance rate among patients because they are user-friendly and aren’t as intrusive as standard patient identifiers.

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    MPI clean-up

    A single approach for patient identity management that retroactively cleans up patient data and proactively eliminates the creation of duplicates and overlays.

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    Patient experience optimization

    Streamline patient flow and experience through the care delivery process including self-service check in, patient registration, and point of care verification.

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    Patient ID insights

    Patient identification errors can threaten patients and the health systems were misidentification occurs. Misidentification can lead to medical errors, denied claims, duplicate medical records, and more.

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The Imprivata digital identity framework for healthcare

More than ever, complex healthcare environments demand a secure and efficient approach to identity and access management (IAM). The Imprivata digital identity framework for healthcare presents a unified, security- and efficiency-focused strategy for ensuring comprehensive IAM by managing identities across the healthcare delivery organization’s complex ecosystem.

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Hear from our customers

Improving patient safety and streamlining registration workflows

"It’s all about our patients — really. Our ability to positively identify patients imbues their confidence in us — and confidence in healthcare — which is important, now more than ever."
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Improving the patient experience

"The feedback from the patients has been extremely positive. The compliance rate of our patients has been 99%. They love it. They think this is the greatest thing we’ve ever done."
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Ensuring positive patient identification at Memorial Healthcare System

"Being the most technologically advanced healthcare system is one of our strategic imperatives, and it’s not just implementing technology for technology’s sake, it’s implementing it to help improve patient safety, patient quality, patient experience."
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