Lipscomb University’s College of Pharmacy Joins Hashed Health Consortium

Lipscomb University’s College of Pharmacy joins Hashed Health’s consortium. They are the first academic organization to join the consortium. Lipscomb’s College of Pharmacy “is partnering to educate, innovate and build healthcare technology solutions on blockchain and distributed ledger platforms. This partnership with Lipscomb’s College of Pharmacy is the university’s initial entrance into the blockchain space with curriculum, classes and internships on blockchain technology along with professors conducting research.” Read the entire article here.

Hashed Health Mentioned in Roundup of Blockchain Healthcare Companies Article

A CB Insights article lists a number of companies that are catalyst in Blockchain Healthcare and securing the Healthcare industry. Read the full article on CB Insights here.

Trump’s Obamacare Overhaul Could Be Blockchain Healthcare’s Adoption Catalyst

A Coin Desk article discusses the increasing likelihood of blockchain technology in the healthcare industry due to new regulations. Hashed Health’s own Corey Todaro is quoted in the article. Read the full article on Coin Desk here.

The Hot Aisle Podcast talks with Hashed CEO

John Bass (@JohnGBass) Founder & CEO at Hashed Health (@HashedHealth) joined The Hot Aisle this week to talk about Blockchain in general and specifically how it applies in the healthcare world. Your hosts Brent Piatti (@BrentPiatti) and Brian Carpenter (@intheDC) dig into the differences of Bitcoin, blockchain, hyper-ledger, and Etherium; why John believes the healthcare demands immutable transactions, and how consumers can become arbiters of their own data using blockchain.

Listen to the podcast here.

Altarum Institute Joins Hashed Health

NASHVILLE, Tenn. & ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Altarum Institute today announced it will join healthcare innovation firm Hashed Health’s work group to advance payment solutions using blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Under the agreement, Altarum will partner with Hashed to continue work on building distributed networks to drive alternative payment models and models that connect payment with benefit design.

“There are operational roadblocks to implementing health care payment and benefits models, which can be overcome with blockchain technology,” said François de Brantes, vice president and director of Altarum’s Center for Payment Innovation. “We are excited that by collaborating with Hashed Health we can imagine, develop and bring groundbreaking solutions to market and propel the implementation of alternative payment models far further than they otherwise could.”

The Hashed Health team of health technology veterans collaborate with the members of product-specific network work groups on the planning and development of applications using distributed ledger technologies. Hashed Health provides services including blockchain expertise, product development, network development and support services.

“The addition of The Altarum Institute to our community brings Hashed together with one of the world’s thought-leaders in payment innovation and sustainable health spending,” said John Bass, CEO of Hashed Health. “Our combined expertise will play an important role in advancing new, sustainable payment and benefit solutions in healthcare.”

Altarum joins the growing global network of partners which is quickly becoming an innovation hub for collaborative networks in healthcare using distributed ledger technologies.

About Altarum Institute

Altarum Institute’s ( mission is to create a better, more sustainable future by applying research-based and field-tested solutions that transform our systems of health and health care. Altarum employs approximately 450 individuals and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with additional offices in Portland, Maine; Silver Spring, MD; Rockville, MD; and Washington, D.C.

About Hashed Health

Hashed Health is a collaborative healthcare innovation firm dedicated to realizing the potential of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Hashed Health brings together work groups to develop networks centered on specific healthcare use cases. To empower its members, Hashed Health provides value-added services such as network product management, product development, regulatory guidance and technology support services. Hashed Health focuses on blockchain implementations to address a range of well-known issues in healthcare including IoT, revenue cycle management, payment reform, medical records, insurance and healthcare supply chain logistics. More information can be found at or by emailing

Hashed Health
Jan Jahosky, 407-331-4699
Altarum Institute
Sarah Litton, 202-772-5062


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Bitcoin Magazine features Hashed Health

A recent article in Bitcoin Magazine features Hashed Health and how consortia can bring blockchain to the healthcare industry. Read the entire article here.

Hashed Health Quoted in Wired Magazine

Hashed Health is quoted in a Wired magazine article, Google DeepMind’s Untrendy Play to Make the Blockchain Actually Useful. Read the full article here.

Let’s Talk Bitcoin

Hashed Health is featured in an episode of the podcast, Let’s Talk Bitcoin. Listen to the podcast here.

Hashed Health Raises Nearly $2 Million in Initial Funding Round

Hashed Health, a consortium leveraging blockchain and distributed ledger technologies for transformation in the U.S. healthcare system, announced an initial funding round of nearly $2 million. Read the article here.

Hashed Health Becomes a Member of Hyperledger

Hashed is proud to be a member of the Hyperledger Project, sharing its commitment to creating the foundation for scalable, reliable blockchain solutions. Read the article here.