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Edina, MN, United States, 2011/09/07 - BVRMC selects Indigo Identityware to provide strong authentication and single sign-on for their virtual desktop environment - IndigoIdware.com.
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center (BVRMC) has implemented Indigo Identityware as their strong authentication and single sign-on identity management solution. They choose Indigo as part of their overall initiative to deliver the fastest, easiest and most secure way for end users to access their patient data. This initiative also included a migration to HP thin clients from thick clients and a move from a local application presentation to a Citrix XenDesktop presentation strategy.
BVRMC’s Chief Information Officer, Brian Granville, who joined them in mid-2010, was drawn to this institution because of its quality reputation as well as for the opportunity to design a cutting-edge information technology infrastructure and roadmap that included productive technologies such as thin client computing and virtual desktops which positively affect the cost and quality equation in healthcare.
“We are fortunate to be able to plan an overall IT strategy which includes the latest in thin client, virtual desktop and identity management solutions. We selected Indigo Identityware because their strong authentication, single sign-on and workflow management software integrates seamlessly with these other cutting-edge solutions,” said Brian Granville.
“If we had to design the ideal scenario for quality healthcare, cutting-edge technology, and progressive IT leadership, it would be Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. We are flattered to be part of their overall identity management and health IT vision,” said Tom Rheineck, President and CEO of Indigo Identityware.
About Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center (BVRMC) is a 25-bed rural community critical access hospital located in Storm Lake, Iowa. BVRMC is an accredited facility with a 50+ year history of improving the health of the people and the community they serve. BVRMC is a public hospital that has over 80 Inpatient and Outpatient Services and 21 Specialty Clinics. They employ 400 individuals from 49 different communities. BVRMC received the prestigious Press Ganey 2005 Compass Award for Outstanding Performance Improvement, only one of three facilities to be recognized on the national level. And, in 2009, Modern Healthcare awarded BVRMC the “Best Places to Work Award”.
Indigo Identityware (indigoidware.com), a leader in the identity and access management industry, distinguishes itself as a Strong Authentication expert with integrated Single Sign-on capabilities for the extended enterprise (ESSO), including secure remote access. Indigo’s Strong Authentication architecture was built from the ground up for mobile, virtual and clinical cloud computing. This differentiates Indigo from all other identity management solutions. Indigo’s solution works in any virtual environment and has been certified as Citrix Ready. Its flexible design supports multiple strong authentication methods, including next generation biometrics, providing users with secure and fast access to information. Indigo’s software-only solution increases workflow productivity while helping customers ensure regulatory compliance.