Incode Technologies, a leading provider of secure biometric identity solutions, launched a multi-step digital health verification solution for companies on Jul 8, 2020, Incode HealthID establishes and enforces COVID-19 preventive measures in the workplace. It includes basic hygiene to clinical lab testing certification that helps companies to create a transparent workplace for employees and customers through a privacy-centric, consent-based solution, to resume business operations safely after the COVID-19 pandemic.
A board of infectious disease experts at the University of California, San Francisco, stated that up to 70 percent of the U.S. population could contract COVID-19 in the next 12 to 18 months. Until the vaccine comes out, up to 230 million people need to be tested regularly, to avoid a future outbreak. Whereas restoring the public’s confidence during this time represents a challenge for companies recalling furloughed employees.
Ricardo Amper, CEO and Founder of Incode said, “Providing a safe and healthy workplace moving forward will require a fundamental change in the way organizations verify employee health and comply with safety guidelines.” He further stated that from basic hygiene to testing digital certification, Incode HealthID possesses a robust multi-step process, that facilitate the execution of multiple preventive measures. It also helps employees to understand their role in mitigating the risk of contagion if they adhere to safety standards; it is the only way to give them peace of mind to return to work.
HealthID possesses the discipline and the technology to automate the verification process while protecting employees’ right to privacy, which is an effective way to go back to a new normal to deal with the COVID-19 epidemic. Incode tracks individuals’ compliance with preventive measures, with their consent, includes daily symptom and temperature checks, mask-wearing, hand sanitization, as well as creates a HealthID digital certificate based on clinical lab testing. It indicates if the individual is currently immune, negative, or has contracted COVID-19.
Continuous status monitoring & alerting solutions help employers keep risk-free workspace; it tracks employees’ health status and alerts them individually when they are required to test. It also informs employers when an employee is showing symptoms or might have contracted the virus.
HealthID ensures the safe onboarding of new employees and helps companies return their teams to work, with verified health status, temperature, and compliance of all guidelines and protocols, and bank-grade digital COVID-19 test certificates. Powered by state of the art technology used by banks and financial institutions to verify identity using facial biometrics, eliminating the need for physical contact, Incode HealthID allows companies to instill a sense of safety among employees returning to work.
Incode HealthID’s ecosystem of preventive measures is based on guidelines and recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO), the Center for Disease Control (CDC), also epidemiologists and industry-specific guidelines and protocols. Also, it is fully compliant with all HIPAA and HITECH guidelines and is based on GDPR principles allowing users full control of their personal information that preserves patient confidentiality.
Incode is an omnichannel biometric identity company, builds secure and top-rated solutions for frictionless banking, hospitality, and retail experiences. Incode Omni is an end-to-end omnichannel identity platform, with an improved customer experience that enables seamless access across multiple channels, that reach and engage the next-generation consumer. Incode Technologies is based in San Francisco with its offices in Europe and Latin America.
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