CHICAGO, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ: VDSI), a global leader in authentication, digital signatures and identity management, will showcase its innovative data security solutions that help protect access to patient data and satisfy regulatory compliance at The HIMSS15 Annual Conference.
VASCO provides hospitals, provider organizations and software integrators with the technology required for data protection and compliance, and the tools needed to integrate and manage these solutions within the complex and highly regulated environment of healthcare.
VASCO will showcase two-factor authentication solutions for EPCS compliance including:
- Identity Validation and Protection - Identity proofing and two-factor authentication protects against hackers and supports compliance with Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and other regulatory guidelines.
- FIPS-140-2 Two-factor Authentication [Certification in process] – Supports EPCS Compliance, Electronic Health Record (EHR) Meaningful Use criteria and requirements for federal Medicare/Medicaid incentive programs.
- Mobile EHR Support – Provides secure access to patient records and prescription of medications via mobile devices, while meeting the "separate authentication device" rule established by the DEA for EPCS compliance.
- Federated Identity Platform – Provides hospital staff and practitioners access to in-house and third-party applications via a single authenticated identity.
"Our healthcare customers are firmly focused on security and compliance, but to deliver optimal patient care, they must also address the integration and management challenges inherent in integrated EHR," stated Benjamin Wyrick, Vice President North American Sales of VASCO. "We help ensure secure and convenient access to patient data and applications, while safeguarding the most important assets – protected health information and public trust."
The HIMSS Annual Conference is being held at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, from April 12-16, 2015. VASCO is located in booth 3708.
VASCO is the world leader in providing two-factor authentication and digital signature solutions to financial institutions. More than half of the top 100 global banks rely on VASCO solutions to enhance security, protect mobile applications and meet regulatory requirements. VASCO also secures access to data and applications in the cloud, and provides tools for application developers to easily integrate security functions into their web-based and mobile applications. VASCO enables more than 10,000 customers in 100 countries to secure access, manage identities, verify transactions, and protect assets across financial, enterprise, E-commerce, government and healthcare markets. Learn more about VASCO at www.vasco.com and on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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