LifeMed ID

Identity (n) [ī den′tə tē]: Who you are, the way you think about yourself, the way you are viewed by the world and the characteristics that define you.

The U.S. is highly fragmented with thousands of incompatible databases and other systems, making it difficult or impossible to share patient’s information across healthcare organizations. LifeMed ID is accepted nationwide as the standard for authoritative digital identity and supports a variety of ID tokens and health IT systems to ensure the accuracy of patient information and provide operational efficiencies.

How It Works

LifeMed ID's solution serves as an enrichment to current registration software, standardizing patient authentication and providing deterministic matching of a patient's single record (MRN) at all facilities. LifeMed ID uses precise patient ID matching technology and enhances workflow logic to create a consistent, up-to-date, and centralized index of each patient's identity linked to their one medical record at each facility. LifeMed ID provides a fast, automated and accurate registration access to a patient's medical record without interrupting current workflow. LifeMed ID maximizes the efficiency of healthcare delivery, minimizes administrative time, decreases financial risks and eliminates misidentification. Most importantly, LifeMed ID increases patient safety.

  • Based in Sacramento County, founded in 2008
  • Industry pioneer in authoritative digital identity management
  • Cloud-based software
  • Key Partnerships:
    • Zebra Technologies
    • IBM
    • VisionWare
    • QuadraMed
    • iStream / Apex

“I’ve participated in industry standard development in the past, however, no one was pushing for them to be implemented. When in the absence of the federal government creating such standards, the industry has to lead these changes. LifeMed ID can help tremendously with these proliferations” - Nancy Farrington | CHAM, FHAM, EMPI Administrator, Health Information Management

“The economic value is very positive; registration time was cut from four minutes to one minute. We are issuing an average of 500 smart cards daily, significantly diminishing the amount of time needed by our people to enter, update, and cleanse patient information. We also know the last time the patient information was updated, when they were seen, and the last time their insurance was checked.” - Gale Stoy, IT Director | Mid Coast Health Services

Vision Statement

Provides a groundbreaking foundation from which healthcare organizations can welcome patients and successfully manage their care across the continuum. By providing an expedient registration process, registrars can focus less on bureaucracy and more on each patient.

Core Values

The LifeMed ID team ensures our solution addresses industry needs and we are committed to empowering individuals to surpass obstacles, maintain accountability, and sustain a positive work environment. It is our imperative to provide users with the most innovative and reliable solutions in the market with unsurpassed, rapid support. Solving identity is a challenge, and every team member holds themselves to the highest standards of ethics and business acumen to make a lifelong and significant difference in the industry. We thrive as a company by setting high expectations of ourselves and meeting those standards through continuous discovery and improvement though:

  • Trust| Integrity
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • Innovative Collaboration
  • Perseverance | Dedication
  • Teamwork | Program Ownership
  • Forward Thinking

Mission Statement

At LifeMed ID, we strive to optimize the patient experience and reduce healthcare costs by providing innovative and adaptive technology that addresses indisputable challenges in the industry. Achieving the positive shift starts with what our team has successfully accomplished; unprecedented patient processing accuracy by ensuring that the right patient is matched to the correct record every time.
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