Over the course of time we have witnessed a large number of industries and organizations adopting blockchain technology as its mainframe to offer solutions. And with its recent surge, a recent PwC Health Research Institute survey revealed that nearly half of the healthcare executives are now planning on developing or … Read the rest
Accroding to Healthcare organizations may soon follow the footsteps of the financial services and shipping industries in deploying large-scale blockchain projects. Here are 4 top reasons why organizations in the Healthcare are ready for blockchain;
– In recent years, industry and government stakeholders have supported efforts to use blockchain, a … Read the rest
A scandal around the fraudulent actions of a vaccine manufacturer in China has sparking a heated debate over the last week – and now the Chinese cryptocurrency community is suggesting blockchain as a potential solution. The uproar followed a report from China’s State Drug Administration, which, based on a tip-off, … Read the rest
Data storage in healthcare industries is of critical importance. Security breaches in this sector will not only have an impact financially in terms of health insurance, but could also compromise patient safety. The new platform Timicoin aims to enhance patient data safety through blockchain technology. Describing themselves as the “Tokenized … Read the rest
China’s ZhongAn Tech is planning to use blockchain technology to cut risk and costs in healthcare insurance. ZhongAn, the technology incubator for ZhongAn Online Property & Casualty Insurance, was founded in 2013 by Jack Ma, the chairman of Alibaba Group, Pony Ma Huateng, chairman at Tencent Holdings, and Peter Ma … Read the rest
New evidences are emerging, stating that practicable uses of blockchain are closer than what many health IT and security professionals have predicted. Blockchain holds big potential for overcoming issues of trust and ironing out technology wrinkles in the sharing of clinical and financial data in healthcare. While that is becoming … Read the rest
There are various powerful blockchain use cases in healthcare. In this article, lets look at one specific niche use case ie. Medication Non-Adherence. Let understand the problem in detail and check out the solution blockchain can offer.
What is Medication Non-Adherence?
Patients faithfully following to medication schedule as per the … Read the rest