PatientSecure is a new, secure and faster patient registration system. The system uses proven biometric technology, scanning a unique physical feature of your hand. It simplifies patient registration and provides accurate patient identification.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe?
- Yes. The device uses near-infrared light, which is harmless. This is the same light that is used in TV remotes.
How does it work?
- PatientSecure works by scanning the vein pattern of your palm. EVein pattern in a palm is unique to each person. The scan uses “near-infrared” light. The system takes the scan and creates an encrypted and protected digital image. This image is linked to your medical record.
Why scan my palm?
- Your palm contains a vein pattern that is unique to you. It is as distinct and complex as the pattern of blood vessels in the retina or your fingerprint.