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.

 

Workforce management tools let corporate workers work at home

Working from home used to be a breeze. You would have total control of your time. Bosses did not dictate…

 

SIA claims biometrics can reduce Medicare and Medicaid fraud

The Security Industry Association (SIA) recently tesified to the Senate Finance Committee that biometrics technology can contribute to a better…

 

Fast fingerprint processing to cost more for Ontario volunteers

Expedited criminal record checks that utilize biometric fingerprint processing for volunteers in Ontario will cost much more than traditional criminal…

 

Biometric voice recognition software can detect Parkinson’s Disease

Professor Max Little, from the University of Oxford, has been using algorithms in voice recognition software to detect changes in…

 

DNA probing hopes to change unhealthy eating habits

Nutrigenomics is an emerging field of science that studies the DNA of a person and formulates a diet around it….

 

Intel acquires IDesia’s heartbeat biometrics technology

Intel Corporation has acquired IDesia Biometrics, an Israeli-based medical device firm, according to the Israel-based business publication Globes. The firm…

 

Aware software allows California to track radiation exposure

California state law on Health and Safety Code requires hospitals and clinics that use computed tomography (CT) X-ray systems to…

 

Orphan children in Haryana, India subject to biometric data gathering

The Haryana state government in India will be gathering biometric data from children who are currently in orphanages, shelter homes or…

 

M2SYS and TIS Team Up for Middle East Biometric Security

M2SYS Technology and The Integrated Systems, LLC (TIS) of Dubai teamed up this week to provide better security solutions to…

 

Biometric Fingerprint Scanning for Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The recently approved medical marijuana dispensing in Connecticut is embracing fingerprint scanning for safer and more controlled distribution to patients….

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