Privasent Blog Selections 2017-07-29T02:33:43+00:00

These Are 4 Common Causes of Patient Identity Errors to Watch Out For

By | Tuesday, February 13, 2018|Uncategorized|

Last year, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) found that, on average, 10 percent of a health organization’s patient records are duplicates. Why is this statistic so disturbing? It means your organization is setting itself up [...]

4 Tips for Setting Patient Care Objectives at Your Clinic

By | Tuesday, January 23, 2018|Absolute Identity|

Patient care objectives outline how a medical practice commits to the treatment of their patients and are a critical component to defining and executing a medical practice’s mission. Patient care objectives can can focus on [...]

When Are Patient Registration Errors Most Likely to Occur?

By | Tuesday, December 19, 2017|Absolute Identity|

A John Hopkin’s study titled: Implementing and Sustaining Improvement in Healthcarefound that an astounding 92% of patient identity errors occur at the time of the registration process. The registration process is understandably complex and requires great attention to [...]

Ways to Keep Patients Coming Back to Your Health Facility

By | Tuesday, November 28, 2017|Uncategorized|

Running a successful healthcare facility not only requires you to provide your patients with quality health care, but also to provide them with experiences that drive patient satisfaction and retention. Unfortunately, patient retention is a major concern [...]

6 Reasons to Adopt Biometric Patient Identification

By | Tuesday, October 17, 2017|Absolute Identity|

Biometric patient identification is the most accurate way to positively identify a patient. Biometric patient identification comes in a variety of forms ranging from facial and voice recognition to finger prints, palm vein scans and [...]

3 Systems That Help You Maintain Patient Records (with a Focus on Absolute Identity)

By | Tuesday, September 26, 2017|Absolute Identity|

In this article, we’re going to explore some of the different software that providers use to maintain patient records and how they impact patient identification. Some systems are built exclusively for record keeping purposes, like [...]

25 Seconds Can Save Hospitals $30 Million with Patient ID Systems

By | Tuesday, September 5, 2017|Absolute Identity|

Did you know that the average hospital system has a 10% duplicate error rate and it costs about $100 to correct each error? If your healthcare facility has 500,000 registrations each year, that’s 50,000 errors and [...]

Checking in Without a Word: Why Patients Love Biometric Verification

By | Saturday, July 1, 2017|Uncategorized|

Everyone has experienced going to the doctor’s office and having to fill out the same seemingly endless forms, having to provide your driver's license, your insurance card and other forms of photo ID. Imagine what [...]