The healthcare industry is facing unprecedented levels of risk. Medical identity theft has serious consequences, not only in monetary damages, but in compromised personal medical records that can result in misdiagnosis, wrong treatments, or wrong prescriptions. Experts agree there is no single solution that will eliminate medical identity theft, but they emphasize the industry needs to look at broad issues like enrollment and authentication.
Healthcare needs to leverage some of the best practices the financial sector has put in place. Telified has proven invaluable to e-commerce and financial service partners, helping them reduce the impact of fraud and theft, but even more importantly, improving the experience for good customers by streamlining their processes for good customers.