202106 Apr
Digital Identity, the Next Frontier in Healthcare
Type
General News
Companies
Source
Nextgate
Summary

Digital Identity, the Next Frontier in Healthcare Starting this week, patients no longer need to visit their physician offices to retrieve their medical records. However, for the industry to truly empower consumers to oversee their health data, it will have to take advantage of the mobile revolution and create a seamless, password-less experience. Today, consumers can shop, pay bills, stream music, or watch a movie without having to enter in their demographic information every time they open the app. By leveraging one’s smartphone to organize and consolidate digital IDs into a single location, consumers have a one-stop tool for managing and distributing their health data. We know a convenient approach to identity that guarantees patient privacy and consent will be essential to consumerizing the healthcare experience.

Classifications
  • HealthTech
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • General Healthcare software
  • Security
  • Access Control