Deploying Digital Identity Solutions in Healthcare is Long Overdue — With the Current Crisis, It Is More Critical Than Ever
June 9, 2020
The healthcare industry in the United States faces many challenges including mountains of paperwork, fluctuating policies, payment structures and a bureaucratic process that can do more damage than good. All of this is further complicated by the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to mandated social distancing and limited non-essential office visits. The response has been a massive investment into and the adoption of digital technology such as artificial intelligence, precision medicine and an uptick in telehealth usage creating “touchless” options for onboarding patients. As the healthcare system makes this rapid evolution to embrace digital transformation, the benefits – and incentives for adopting a more streamlined approach—are more apparent than ever before.