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Starting this month, the Distributed community is coming back together to plan events, share knowledge, form new ideas, breed new startups, and advance proven solutions that benefit the lives of individuals around the world.

Solving Healthcare Issues w/ Blockchain Technology: An Interview with John Bass

In an interview with SmartTRAK, Hashed Health CEO John Bass discusses the Company and the use case of blockchain and distributed ledger technology in the medical device industry. Hashed Health is a venture product studio that partners with healthcare and life science enterprises to introduce new blockchain-based healthcare solutions to market.

 

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Payment Matters: John Bass, CEO and Founder, Hashed Health

 

Host Jeff Lin is joined by John Bass, CEO and Founder of Hashed Health, a venture studio focused on driving collaboration and innovation in healthcare. Jeff and John discuss blockchain and the innovative ways companies are leveraging the technology to impact healthcare.

 

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Web3 and Healthcare

Web3 is a version of the Internet organized around individuals rather than centralized companies. It is based on open-source software and built by an open community of contributors. Web3 initiatives use blockchain-based tokens to allow an aligned digital community to share in a platform’s ownership, access, and governance. Web3 represents a step forward in coordinating communities around the most significant opportunities to improve how we deliver and pay for healthcare.

The White House Plan for Efficient, Resilient Healthcare Supply Chains

EO 14017 instructed the US government to comprehensively review critical US supply chains to identify risks, address vulnerabilities, and develop resilience strategies. The report was released in June after an analysis that extended across the FDA, HHS, and a dozen other federal agencies.

Hashed Health Themes for 2021

2021 will see a maturation of many of the novel solutions introduced in 2020. As a result of the pandemic, the ways we communicate, the ways we move and manage data, the ways we transfer money and the ways we invest will ultimately become a lot smarter as we fuse old and new ways of doing business.

HFMA Article – Distributed credentialing: The new provider mobility imperative

Validating the identity and credentials of healthcare practitioners poses significant revenue cycle, recruiting, physician relations and access challenges for all healthcare organizations.

The Shift to Systems of Collaboration

Our healthcare system is at an inflection point. The optimistic perspective is that it now seems more likely that the industry can come together to address many longstanding challenges that have traditionally limited our ability to deliver care in more efficient, effective ways. To succeed, innovators and enterprises need to shift from scaling up systems of record for enterprises to creating systems of shared record for collaborative networks. This transition represents the greatest healthcare opportunity in a generation.

Meetups to Startups: Hashed Health’s Evolution to a Healthcare Venture Studio

At Hashed Health, our mission has always been to produce solutions that solve the most challenging problems in healthcare. We believe that the most impactful solutions over the next ten years are those that promote collaboration and shared value, which is why we have a specific focus on blockchain and distributed ledger technologies.

Remote Work During COVID-19. Successfully Transitioning to a Virtual Office

Before coronavirus, virtualization was trendy. A Global Workplace Analytics survey reports that remote work has grown by 159% over the last 12 years. The early adopters who moved to remote work reported improvements in productivity, employee retention, diversity, talent access, opex, and work-life balance.