Distributed ledger innovation is pushing the capabilities of blockchain technology into sectors beyond finance such as healthcare and logistics. Distributed ledgers have advantages and disadvantages. The advantages being the immutable audit trail of transactional data housed in blocks. The disadvantages are two fold. For public blockchains like Bitcoin, disadvantages lie within transaction speed. For permissioned ledgers, also known as private blockchains, scalability is a major issue.
Simply Vital Health is using blockchain technology to clear a path for patient care Data portability, track-ability and analysis is continually a problem in the healthcare sector. These deficiencies lead to lost time and money […]