Physical Identity & Access Management

7 Questions to Help You Choose the Right Physical Identity and Access Management Solution for Your Bank

Physical identity and access management (PIAM) is key to securing your bank premises, sensitive locations and financial data. When choosing a PIAM platform, check that it will cover all of your banking security needs. This blog post contains some questions you can ask to ensure you choose a PIAM that can adapt to every use case and security policy.

How Rapid Onboarding Increases Hospital Revenue

Hospitals are seeing a surge in patients and a loss of revenue. By streamlining processes like visitor management and onboarding contractors and employees, hospitals can focus on securing their facilities, mitigating risks and delivering revenue-driving procedures.

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How a Visitor Management System Enhances Patient Care

Effective visitor management is essential at any medical facility, but perhaps never more so than at children's hospitals and pediatric specialists. The right type of hospital visitor system can contribute towards care, giving children and their families the time, safety and reassurance they need to reduce anxiety and stress.

5 Things to Consider When Simplifying or Upgrading Physical Identity and Access Management

Simple, secure, seamless: it’s what every security professional wants in a physical identity and access management (PIAM) solution, but wanting is a far cry from reality. PIAM relies on collecting, analyzing, using, and reporting on security information in a centralized way. Whether you’re seasoned in the practice or just considering it, here are the five most important questions to ask of your PIAM program.

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Creating a Visitor Management System & Patient System That Work Together

Hospitals and clinics are places where everyone deserves to feel safe — staff, patients, employees, contractors, and others. Part of that security comes from having a strong and robust visitor management system that allows you to understand and control everyone coming into the facility.

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What the Future Holds for Unified Access Control

The future of access control is a dynamic landscape with unprecedented sophistication and capabilities. As with any uncharted territory, new risks result as well. Regulations such as GDPR, California privacy laws and others continue to impact how businesses deploy and manage security solutions. It’s nearly impossible to keep up with ever-evolving regulations with limited legacy technologies and associated compounded security risks.

Why a Hospital Visitor Management System Is a Vital Part of the Healthcare Experience

Families entrust your medical facility with the care of their loved ones, and part of that is balancing security and accessibility to create a welcoming and safe environment. Get that balance right, and you can reduce the stress that goes with being at a hospital or clinic. Get it wrong, and it can become more challenging to manage anxious family members or friends.

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6 Physical Access Security Tips for Returning to the Workplace

Speaking with HID Global customers around the globe, we're sharing helpful guidance during this unprecedented time.

Emergency Badging: Securing Vulnerable Environments in Times of Crisis

Given the current environment in the world we live in today, I’ve been thinking quite a lot about what HID can do to help, and I have been reaching out to my contacts in the healthcare industry to better understand their needs during this time of crisis.

You likely know that HID provides solutions for various industry sectors such as healthcare, government and emergency services, and I’d like to share some of the real-life challenges these sectors are facing.

WorkforceID Recognized as an Outstanding Security Product

HID Global understands the need to unify identification and access credentials management with ease-of-use and outstanding security. That’s why we were honored when our recently launched WorkforceID™ physical identity and access management cloud platform, received a Govie award.