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Cyph MD Puts Healthcare Information on the Blockchain

January 23, 2017 Brennan B. 0

There’s a natural tension between information sharing and privacy. Providing reliable health care requires having all relevant information available, but people don’t want just anyone knowing what conditions they have and what medications they’re taking. […]

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What to expect at next year’s APAC Blockchain Conference

December 19, 2016 Brennan B. 0

Next spring, technologists, business process experts, and forward-thinking industry leaders from around the world will convene at the University of Technology Sydney for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) Blockchain Conference 2017. Developed in partnership with the Australian […]

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BlockCon Conference Review: Singapore 2017

December 12, 2016 Brennan B. 0

The first global Blockchain (BlockCon 2017) event takes place in Singapore on March 28 & 29 at Marina Bay Sands. Blockchains are public networks where transactions are recorded and accessible to all parties for verification […]

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Smart Health Profile: A Solution to Medicaid Churning

November 21, 2016 Brennan B. 0

Recently the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) embarked upon their “Blockchain Challenge,” which solicited proposals on blockchain as a tool with which to improve healthcare IT. The […]

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ONC Blockchain Winner: Accenture Proposal

November 3, 2016 Brennan B. 0

This past August the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) began a “Blockchain Challenge.” Namely, they solicited white papers on the potential uses of […]

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Blockchains Rising Impact on Healthcare

October 24, 2016 Brennan B. 0

The current healthcare IT (HIT) infrastructure holds healthcare data in some type of centralized location such as an EHR system or a repository run by a health information exchange (HIE). Health IT systems notoriously suffer from […]

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