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UMANICK SELECTED FOR THE IFC GLOBAL PRIVATE HEALTHCARE CONFERENCE 2019 IN MIAMI

By | Sunday, March 17, 2019|

IFC, INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION, member of the WORLD BANK GROUP has selected UMANICK to be one of the only 18 companies to exhibit in its Innovation Showcase at its 8th IFC Global Private Healthcare Conference on [...]

UMANICK conference on biometrics in HIMSS@Hospitalar Brazil_II

By | Friday, September 7, 2018|

Emilio Gallego, CEO of UMANICK, was a key note speaker in the specialized conferences on security in health of HIMSS@Hospitalar, the International Forum of Digital Health 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil (http://www.hospitalar.com/en/forum-en...), on May 22nd. [...]

Successful participation of UMANICK in TechEmerge Health Innovation Summit

By | Thursday, July 12, 2018|

Emilio Gallego presented UMANICK solutions in Sao Paulo to more than 250 C-level executives of 25 healthcare providers, who treat a total of 19 million patients in Brazil annually. There were 40 companies selected from [...]

UMANICK selected for the TechEmerge Health Innovation Summit

By | Thursday, June 21, 2018|

TechEmerge Health Brazil (http://techemergebrazil.org/) is a program for international companies with proven technologies, to access the Brazilian healthcare market The goal of TechEmerge Health is to provide advanced technological solutions to the health sector in [...]

UMANICK conference on biometrics in HIMSS@Hospitalar Brazil

By | Tuesday, June 19, 2018|

Emilio Gallego, CEO of UMANICK, was a key note speaker in the specialized conferences on security in health of HIMSS@Hospitalar, the International Forum of Digital Health 2018 in Sao Paulo, Brazil (http://www.hospitalar.com/en/forum-eng/himss-eng), on May 22nd, [...]

Denying identification problems in hospitals: another symptom of the disease?

By | Sunday, May 20, 2018|

Many hospital managers consider that they are correctly identifying their patients, that the possible error will be low, and that therefore they do not need a more secure identification system. That is something that would [...]

Wrong patient identification leads to duplicate and overlapped medical records that put patients’ safety in danger

By | Monday, April 23, 2018|

Some time ago the Spanish press published the case of a patient who has filed an official complaint because since 2013 the Torrecárdenas Hospital in Almería has confused her medical record with that of another [...]

Why telemedicine needs a secure identification of the patient

By | Tuesday, April 10, 2018|

Telemedicine is experiencing great growth. According to the results of a study from the Medical Center of the University of Rochester, the digital health consultations in the US will exceed the face-to-face consultations in 2024, [...]

Second victims: avoid adverse events with biometric identification

By | Saturday, March 24, 2018|

As we detailed in our article on using biometric identification to improve patient safety, safe patient identification is a priority for WHO (World Health Organization). It is known that 1 of every 100 hospitalized patients [...]

The fingerprint in depth: attacks on biometric fingerprint systems. Part V

By | Monday, April 10, 2017|

Like any identification system designed to safeguard sensitive information (passwords, PIN cards, etc.), a biometric fingerprint system can also get an attack. To avoid this, the developers of biometric systems try to detect all possible [...]