<img alt="dcsimg" id="dcsimg" width="1" height="1" src="//www.qsstats.com/dcs8krshw00000cpvecvkz0uc_4g4q/njs.gif?dcsuri=/index.php/c/a/Security/Healthcare-IT-Fills-Prescription-519531&amp;WT.js=No&amp;WT.tv=10.4.1&amp;dcssip=www.baselinemag.com&amp;WT.qs_dlk=Xi5b5cnEue@EvbGpXxvzVgAAABI&amp;">

Healthcare IT Fills Prescription

By Bill McQuaid  |  Posted 2010-04-08 Print this article Print

Parkview Adventist Medical Center is enjoying a number of benefits from its technology deployment.

The benefits Parkview has gained from the single sign-on and biometrics technology include the following: • single sign-on access to all critical applications
• faster, more convenient login/logout for users
• reduced IT support costs and resource requirements
• increased user productivity
• increased security through strong authentication with finger biometrics
• easy adoption and consistent enforcement of security policy
• compliance with data security requirements of HIPAA
• higher user satisfaction levels
• two-day deployment with minimal resource requirements.

SEE RELATED STORY: Password Solution for Regulatory Pain

Bill McQuaid, the CIO and assistant vice president at Parkview Adventist Medical Center, is responsible for setting the center’s IT and security strategies, selecting vendors and implementing secure, cost-effective technology systems.
eWeek eWeek

Have the latest technology news and resources emailed to you everyday.