All Together Now: How Blockchain Can Enable Payers and Providers to Get in Sync

Blockchain first achieved widespread attention in the financial services realm as an infrastructure for cryptocurrencies. Now, this next-generation technology is gaining traction in healthcare for its ability to improve the integrity, auditability, and efficiency of healthcare processes, starting with managing medical claims. The structure of the blockchain makes it easier for healthcare payers (insurance carriers, health plans sponsors such as employers and unions, etc.) and providers (doctors, dentists, hospitals, health systems, etc.) to process claims quickly, accurately and with greater transparency. The resulting efficiencies can help reduce the cost of administering claims and improve the quality of communication across the

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