McKinsey Cites Change Healthcare as Leader in Healthcare Blockchain

Change Healthcare is mentioned prominently in a new McKinsey report, “Blockchain beyond the hype: What is the strategic business value?” The study highlights Change Healthcare’s leadership in the blockchain arena, with McKinsey specifically pointing to the company’s early adoption of the technology. Change Healthcare is listed in a section titled “Leaders” as an example of a company with a smart strategy that McKinsey recommends other companies look to as a model for practical innovation with blockchain. “Leaders should act now to maintain their market positions and take advantage of the opportunity to set industry standards,” McKinsey notes in the report.

Blockchain: A Shared Noun

As the use of blockchain in business grows, so do the questions surrounding the technology. In a guest post at Hyperledger, Change Healthcare CTO Aaron Symanski uses the “evolution of ...