WALL, N.J., Oct. 26 BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification software is showcasing donor and patient identity solutions at the AABB TXPO conference being held at the New Orleans Convention Center from October 25-27 2009. BIO-key will provide hands-on product demonstrations of its state-of-the-art identification technology in booth #424. Also, at 5 PM on Monday, October 26, Peter Lux, manager of Blood Collection Associates at the Indiana Blood Center, will be presenting at the conference in the Information Systems & Education track on how the Indiana Blood Center automated its donor identification process using BIO-key fingerprint biometrics.
Celebrating 60 years of operation in 2007, the AABB is an international association representing individuals and institutions involved in activities related to transfusion and cellular therapies, including transplantation medicine. AABB member facilities are responsible for collecting virtually all of the nation's blood supply and transfusing more than 80 percent of all blood and blood components used in the United States. At the AABB TXPO, AABB offers one of the most extensive and diverse education programs available to professionals in the transfusion medicine and related biological therapies industry.
BIO-key will be showcasing donor and patient identity solutions that can be quickly and seamlessly integrated into any new or existing process. They deliver a tangible return for blood centers and healthcare organizations by reducing risk, improving user convenience and lowering operating costs.
"BIO-key software's superior flexibility and accuracy provides blood centers and healthcare organizations with a real competitive advantage when establishing the identity of the blood donors, patients and staff," commented Mike DePasquale, CEO of BIO-key International. "BIO-key identity solutions are a secure, convenient and cost effective alternative to traditional identification methods. They protect donor privacy and comply with government regulations and legislation such as HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley, and the Electronic Signatures Act."
BIO-key International, Inc., headquartered in Wall, New Jersey, develops and delivers advanced identification solutions and information services to law enforcement departments, public safety agencies, government and private sector customers. BIO-key's mobile wireless technology provides first responders with critical, reliable, real-time data and images from local, state and national databases. BIO-key's high performance, scalable, cost-effective and easy-to-deploy biometric finger identification technology accurately identifies and authenticates users of wireless and enterprise data to improve security, convenience and privacy and to reduce identity theft. Over 750 police departments in North America use BIO-key solutions, making BIO-key the leading supplier of mobile and wireless solutions for law enforcement. (http://www.bio-key.com)
Company Contact: BIO-key International, Inc. Bud Yanak 732-359-1100
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