IDENTOS Expands Digital Access Capability for MEDITECH’s Expanse Patient Portal


Digital identity and access company IDENTOS offers patients a virtual gateway equipped with a trusted identity service to seamlessly access MEDITECH’s patient portal, health information and other services. other health services.

TORONTO, November 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – IDENTOS Inc.., a leading company in digital identity and access control technologies, today announced a collaboration with MEDITECH, a leader in EHR innovation. Together, they share the vision of empowering healthcare organizations to enable connected patient care with access to healthcare information. The MEDITECH Expanse patient portal is now interoperable with IDENTOS’ open standards-based identity management system. Currently, it allows patients using IDENTOS identity management services to log into the MEDITECH patient portal to access their health information. It is a convenient and secure solution that also reduces the need for patients to maintain multiple usernames and passwords and is currently being rolled out in Ontario begin.

MEDITECH’s Expanse Platform is a globally used online EHR that puts patients at the center of their care. By leveraging the Expanse Patient Portal, patients can take control of their health with convenient, mobile, and easy-to-use tools that resemble the consumer technologies they are already familiar with. By outsourcing MEDITECH’s identity and authorization service, IDENTOS enables the patient to benefit from a single sign-on experience to MEDITECH and other digital health services.

Their first use case together is now live at Southlake Regional Health Center through Southlake’s Health Navigator app. The Southlake Health Navigator operates the Ontario trusted account (OTA), a digital identity service offering patients a secure method to easily access health information and services online, across participating partners and multiple platforms with a secure login. As a partner of Ota, Southlake patients can now use the Southlake Navigator app to quickly find and securely access their personal health information on the MEDITECH portal, without creating new credentials.

Advantages:
For the sick:

  • Streamlines the portal registration process; patients can log in using a single reusable trusted identity
  • Increased safety and convenience
  • Patients can more easily access their health information and services online

For health organizations:

  • Increased patient adoption and engagement
  • Reduced IT and administrative effort related to user onboarding, account and password management
  • interoperability; this functionality is built with standards-based technology and can be deployed wherever MEDITECH Expanse is located.

“We are proud to partner with MEDITECH to solve long-standing data integration challenges and drive significant end-user value through integrated identity solutions. Working together, we are modernizing identity control and access and provide trusted access so that patients can access their healthcare information and services more securely and conveniently, while making it easier for healthcare providers to manage Patient Portal accounts. » Joe Mayerrevenue director, IDENTOS

“With IDENTOS, we are helping healthcare institutions remove many of the barriers they face when registering for the patient portal. Patients can log in using the same secure identity management solution they are accustomed to, without having to remember another username and password. And for our Ontario customers, the solution also helps them align with from Ontario digital identity strategy and Ontario trust account initiative.” Robert MolloyDirector, MEDITECH

About IDENTOS
IDENTOS (IDENTOS Inc.) designs and develops digital identity and access technology to meet modern demands for user-centricity, privacy and interoperability of distributed systems. IDENTOS enables industries such as healthcare, finance, and government to quickly connect consumers, partners, and data silos securely for seamless digital experiences, platform enablement, API integrations, and more . For more information visit: http://www.identos.ca

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SOURCE IDENTOS Inc.

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