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Imprivata, Verato leverage biometrics in effort to improve patient matching

Dive Brief: Healthcare IT security company Imprivata is teaming up with patient matching firm Verato in an attempt to improve patient identification using biometrics. The collaboration joins the Imprivata PatientSecure identification tool with Verato Universal MPI, a cloud-based master patient index fueled by referential matching technology. The combination of biometrics and referential matching allows providers… Read More »

How to live longer: Five foods to avoid if you want to improve your life expectancy

[unable to retrieve full-text content] HOW TO live longer: The secret to long life is something everybody wants to know, but experts claim the key to longevity is a healthy lifestyle and diet. While some foods have been found to have life-boosting properties, overs can have a detrimental impact on life expectancy. Daily Express ::… Read More »

Virtual video visits may improve patient convenience without sacrificing quality of care

A team of researchers at Harvard-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) reports in the American Journal of Managed Care that virtual video visits, one form of telehealth visit used at the hospital, can successfully replace office visits for many patients without compromising the quality of care and communication. Virtual video visits are personal video chats between a health… Read More »