With the ability to read fingerprints—the WAVE ID Bio Reader is ideal for healthcare, finance, government and other sectors where multi-factor authentication is crucial to security and privacy
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Make multi-factor authentication a breeze. The new WAVE ID® Bio Reader combines a fingerprint reader ("something you are") with a proximity card, smart card and mobile credential reader ("something you have")—all in one sleek, modern device.
The WAVE ID Bio multi-factor authentication reader is the ideal choice for healthcare technology professionals
preparing for compliance with upcoming Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances (EPCS) as well as the
Healthcare Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
The innovative reader addresses key needs related to multi-factor authentication via its WAVE ID® Plus platform capable
of reading most proximity and contactless credentials, along with biometric data.
The all-in-one design of the WAVE ID Bio reader provides a higher level of identity access than conventional readers,
delivering a secure, future-focused technology investment. The reader also off ers security advantages in banking &
fi nancial and state/local government applications.
The reader is dual frequency and reads 125 kHz proximity, 132 kHz or 13.56 MHz formats. In addition, a fi ngerprint module
is integrated for seamless multi-factor authentication.
WAVE ID® Bio MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION READER
Advanced Multi-Factor Authentication in a Single Device
WAVE ID Bio incorporates the rf IDEAS fl agship WAVE ID
Plus platform capable of reading most global proximity
and contactless credentials with Bluetooth® Low Energy
technology and a fi ngerprint sensor from Crossmatch.
The rich feature set of WAVE ID Bio includes:
• Four ID card confi gurations (two are pre-set and all four
are user defi nable)
• Auto-tuning for 13.56 MHz antenna to optimize
performance in various environments
• User-selectable volume control including a beeper
• Bluetooth functionality enabled through the
Bluegiga BLE113 Bluetooth Smart Module
•TouchChip® TCE FIPS201 certifi ed silicon fi ngerprint
module from HID
The multi-factor authentication provided by WAVE ID Bio
will comprise any two of the three tenets for security: what
the practitioner knows (for example, a password), what the
practitioner has (including a hard token or smart card), and
what the practitioner is (biometric data such as a fi ngerprint).
Meets Emerging Compliance Requirements
The WAVE ID Bio is engineered to deliver badge, smartphone
token and biometric authentication while meeting upcoming
EPCS regulations mandated by the Patients and Communities
Act. These regulations are required for the distribution of
controlled substance prescriptions starting on January 1, 2021,
giving organizations preparation time to implement compliant