(1.31.18) HIT Infrastructure: A guide to blockchain at HIMSS18

By January 31, 2018 News

Blockchain effectively broke into healthcare last year at HIMSS17 and has since been picking up steam.

Whether its promise of enabling secure access to medical records, streamlining hospital revenue cycle, improving information exchange and interoperability or enabling a new era of precision medicine and value-based care, the distributed digital ledger technology holds promise to disrupt any number of healthcare aspects.

At HIMSS18 in March, blockchain’s various capabilities, specific applications will be on display as will factors to examine when considering blockchain and best practices for applying the technology.

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