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How can digital signatures improve data privacy for healthcare?

Data privacy has taken on new urgency in the past year. Tech visionaries once praised as architects of a connected world now face tough questions—and strict regulations—concerning how they collect, process, and manage personal data. Nowhere is personally identifiable information (PII) more closely scrutinized than in the healthcare industry. Back in 2014, we asked eminent data privacy and legal expert Timothy Reiniger to discuss how SIGNIX digital signature technology provides critical safeguards and secure data access for health information exchanges. His comments have proved prescient and durable.
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How does public key crytography improve security?

After relying on ink signatures for decades, highly regulated industries like real estate, financial services, healthcare, banking, and government have finally begun to adopt paperless workflows in the past several years. As these industries enter a phase of mainstream adoption, they must ensure that data and legal evidence is reliably captured, efficiently processed, and independently available for years, decades, or even generations. True digital signatures—such as those enabled by the SIGNiX platform—provide the highest levels of security, data privacy, and legal evidence capture available. But how exactly does a digital signature outperform simple, proprietary e-signature at the technological level?
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Simple e-signatures vs. true digital signatures: which is right for your business?

It’s useful to divide the entire spectrum of e-signatures into two camps: simple e-signatures with lightweight legal durability, and powerful digital signatures which provide security, data privacy, and superior legal evidence. Which of these is the most secure and reliable signature solution for your business? Read on to find out.
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