Entries by Liz Geer

Event Report: 2017 JP Morgan Healthcare Conference exposes industry to blockchain

JPM is always a whirlwind, but with 40mph winds and several inches of rain, 2017 will be remembered as a gathering of very soggy blue suits and city trash cans piled high with broken umbrellas. With approximately 4,000 registered attendees, the city has not a hotel room available and is filled with five times that number for the related showcases and side meetings.

Hashed Health Blockchain Proof of Concept

The potential for healthcare industry applications of blockchain and distributed systems is vast. Approaching the topic broadly, a number of themes emerge, highlighting the unique features of distributed ledgers: immutability, integrity and transparency. In this first of a three-part series, starting with auditability, we will explore these themes through the lens of practical use cases for blockchain technology in the healthcare industry.

#001 – January 3, 2017

Blockchain Technology in Healthcare: The Time is Now   A Payment Model that Prevents Unnecessary Medical Treatment   Global Study: 16% of Healthcare Orgs Ready to Commercialize Blockchains in 2017   What does the 21st Century Cures Act Mean for Digital Health?   Blockchain Promises Cost Cuts But What About Revenue?   How Blockchain Can […]

Distributed Ledger Architecture and Our Fractured Healthcare System

That the U.S.healthcare system is overly complex is not a controversial perspective. The sheer multitude of enterprises which collectively make up the healthcare system have given rise to a truly byzantine system of transactions which over-complicate the accessibility, delivery, cost and quality of the care that we receive. Further, this is an accelerating trend.

Announcement Video

[vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” css_animation=””][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hashed Health was announced at the Distributed Health Conference this past October in Nashville, TN. Listen to the announcement below. [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_video link=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCvb0mR83Wo” el_width=”70″][/vc_column][/vc_row]