About Smart Cards : Applications : Healthcare

Healthcare Applications

Healthcare organizations worldwide are implementing smart health cards supporting a wide variety of features and applications. Smart health cards can improve the security and privacy of patient information, provide the secure carrier for portable medical records, reduce healthcare fraud, support new processes for portable medical records, provide secure access to emergency medical information, enable compliance with government initiatives and mandates, and provide the platform to implement other applications as needed by the healthcare organization.

Smart Card Alliance Healthcare Resources

Smart Card Alliance Healthcare Reports

Smart Health Card Implementations

The following profiles and resources showcase how organizations can successfully use smart cards for a wide variety of healthcare applications.

Other Healthcare Resources and Organizations

The Smart Card Alliance Health and Human Services Council offers additional resources for organizations implementing smart cards in healthcare applications.