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The Digital Identity Framework

– Imprivata

  • Toolkit
  • Posted by Good ID team (Good ID)
  • 16 October 2020

A guide to identity management for IT professionals in healthcare

This paper outlines how digital ID in healthcare can efficiently ascertain the identities of a huge and fluctuating staff, who need to be given the correct access to equipment at the right time, while maintaining security. It can also be vital for patients who need immediate medical attention:

“Similar to the 'know your customer' policy in the financial industry, ascertaining patient identities is paramount – only in healthcare, knowing the patient can be a life or death scenario.”

This framework outlines a step-by-step process for implementing digital identity in a healthcare setting. It acts as a toolkit for IT management in designing their ID management strategy, and provides helpful guidance on potential troubleshooting.

Digital identity is the central locus of control that drives security and business efficiency across today’s healthcare organization

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