Healthcare Biometrics

Biometrics are used in doctors’ offices, hospitals, and other healthcare setting for ensuring accurate patient identification, or for monitoring patients. Applications can include access control or patient record storage.. Patient monitoring outside of traditional healthcare settings can also employ biometrics, and biometrics are also being implemented for developing applications like electronic prescriptions and remote diagnosis.

 

South African firm unveils multifunction biometric ID solution

A new biometric solution has been developed by a South African firm to fulfil a need in the marketplace for…

 

ElcomSoft finds major flaw in UPEK biometrics software

ElcomSoft Co. Ltd, a Russian-based provider of corporate security and IT audit products, issued a warning regarding a major flaw…

 

Danish researchers introduce new DNA-method to track seawater fish

University of Copenhagen researchers have introduced a new way of monitoring marine biodiversity and resources with the use of DNA…

 

Touch screen keypad enhances LEID electronic lockers

LEID Products, LLC, a leader in electronic locker and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, has enhanced protection…

 

Mobile DNA testing facility raises reliability concerns

A 28-foot mobile DNA testing facility has raised questions about its ramifications of easy and fast DNA testing, determining paternity…

 

Biometric firm Evermedia ups revenue 375 percent

Biometric firm Evermedia Group, Inc. announced second quarter 2012 revenue of $703,620, an increase of more than 375 percent over…

 

Philippines using biometrics to curb cash grant fraud

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Eastern Visayas, Philippines will be using biometrics to combat fraud in…

 

NIST sponsors biometric event in Tampa

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will co-sponsor the 2012 Biometric Consortium Conference (BCC 2012), September 18-21, 2012,…

 

Biometrics firm Human Recognition Systems hires new CEO

Human Recognition Systems, a UK-based enterprise biometric solutions firm, has today announced the appointment of John Tonkiss as the company’s…

 

Fingerprint attendance system for health department officers

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India has decided to use a biometric fingerprint attendance system for all…

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