Physical Dangers Grow; Patient Information Vulnerable
- PALM IDENTIFICATION. // Appliance Design;Apr2007, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p11
The article reports on the implementation of Fujitsu Ltd.'s PalmSecure biometric palm authentication system at the Hospital for Charged Particle Therapy at the National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS) in Japan. It says that the system is used to control access to electronic medical...
- GETTING PERSONAL. Moss, Brenda // Health Facilities Management;Sep2002, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p20
Focuses on the adoption of biometric security technologies by some hospitals and health care facilities in the U.S. Background on biometrics; Option provided by hand geometry for facilities employing biometrics; Application of data protection for biometrics; Implementation of the Politec...
- Barriers to entry. LORENZI, NEAL // Health Facilities Management;Jan2016, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p31
The article surveys advanced access control technologies for use in health facilities. Topics discussed include the securitization of sensitive areas such as maternity wards, emergency departments, and intensive care units, and the evolution of access-control devices in response to evolving...
- BIOMETRICS IN HEALTH CARE SECURITY SYSTEM, IRIS-FACE FUSION SYSTEM. Al-Hijaili, Shoa'a JadAllah; AbdulAziz, Manal // International Journal of Academic Research;Jan2011, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p11
Background objectives: Security is considered a corner stone for health-care information systems as they contain extremely sensitive information. The aim is to provide healthcare personnel access to the right information at the right time while ensuring high patient privacy. Biometrics play an...
- What's in the Cards? // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2002, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p33
Focuses on the use of biometric identifiers to machine-readable tamper-resistant visas and other machine-readable travel documents in the United States. Information to be used on government identification cards; Homeland security national strategy; Methods of achieving the goal of higher level...
- Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;6/1/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article offers information on the development of innovative safeguards which are designed to misuse of genetic data of the patients.
- Blanket security: Security blanket. DeGrazio, Robert // Health Facilities Management;Feb95, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p28
Discusses the issues surrounding integrated security systems for health facilities. Advantages, limitations and drawbacks; Importance of weighing each discrete security need against all others; Public relations battle over security system integration; Cost considerations; Conditions under which...
- Safeguarding the system. Roll, Fredrick G.; Cody, William // Health Facilities Management;Dec2002, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p25
Discusses ways to devise a security plan for a health care network. Factors to consider when evaluating security operations; Creation of a corporate security administrative position; Importance of implementing the best practices.
- READERS ASK. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2011, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p37
The article provides an answer to a question on the risk for exposure of a small integration company from installation of cameras in common areas and examination rooms of medical facilities.