ASTM E2553 - 07(2013) - Standard Guide for Implementation of a Voluntary Universal Healthcare Identification System

ASTM E2553 - 07(2013)

Standard Guide for Implementation of a Voluntary Universal Healthcare Identification System

Status : Current   Published : January 2013

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1.1 This document describes the implementation principles needed to create a Voluntary Universal Healthcare Identification (VUHID) system. The purpose of this system is to enable unambiguous identification of individuals in order to facilitate the delivery of healthcare.

1.2 The VUHID system should be dedicated exclusively to the needs and functions of healthcare.

1.3 The VUHID system is designed to represent no, or at least minimal, increased risk to healthcare privacy and security.

1.4 The system should be as cost-effective as possible.

1.5 The system must be created and maintained in a way to provide sustained benefit to healthcare.

1.6 The system should be designed and implemented in a manner that ensures that it can operate indefinitely.

1.7  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.




Standard NumberASTM E2553 - 07(2013)
TitleStandard Guide for Implementation of a Voluntary Universal Healthcare Identification System
StatusCurrent
Publication Date03 January 2013
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Health Care, Healthcare And Pharmaceutical Engineering, Healthcare Information Systems, Voluntary Universal Healthcare Identification System
ICS11.020.01
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages14
File Size0 KB
Price£45.00


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