Blockchain has great potential to improve patient care and reduce costs across healthcare, and that’s why it’s taking hold in healthcare networks–from clearinghouses to drug supply chains to provider credentialing processes and other crucial areas. But that’s also why hype around blockchain is intense.
Emily Vaughn, Blockchain Product Director for Change Healthcare, shared the stage at HIMSS ’18 with other experts to help a standing-room-only crowd separate blockchain fact from fiction, and understand what blockchain use cases are suitable for healthcare organizations.
Emily was joined by Corey Todaro, Chief Product Officer and Director of Hashed Labs at Hashed Health; David Houlding, Director of Healthcare Privacy & Security at Intel Health & Life Sciences; Mike Jacobs, Senior Distinguished Engineer and Blockchain Evangelist at Optum; and Ted Tanner, Co-founder & CTO of PokitDok.
This distinguished group shared practical blockchain strategies that enhance healthcare interoperability, privacy, security, compliance, deployment, and performance.
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