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New Blockchain-Based Startups Create New Opportunities for Healthcare

Posted by Goldin Peiser & Peiser on Nov 17, 2017 3:46:22 PM

Blockchain technology can improve the way health institutions manage their health information and patient data.

In an article from Coin Telegraph, author Amelia Tomasicchio writes, “a Blockchain-backed health information platform will be able to unlock the important value of interoperability and in turn, provide a reduction in costs to health providers and patients alike”.

In the article, Tomasicchio discusses:

  • Hyperledger for a doctor-to-patient platform
  • Why the US market is special
  • Permissioned Blockchain: A contradiction in terms?

Tomasicchio continues, “The Blockchain can provide a new foundation and structure for health information management by making electronic medical records more efficient, without intermediaries and empowering patients to be the owners of their own records”. If your healthcare business has not adopted blockchain technology, it may be time to start!

To read more, see the full article from Amelia Tomasicchio in Coin Telegraph.

Topics: Medical, General Business