Blockchains

Accenture: AI, blockchain will have ‘transformational’ impact in next 3 years

The majority of healthcare organizations are experimenting with at least one of these emerging technologies: distributed ledgers, artificial intelligence, extended reality or quantum computing.And 68% of healthcare executives believe the combination of these technologies will have a “transformational” or “extensive” impact on their organizations in the next three years, according to an Accenture report.Nearly all

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Implications Of Blockchain Technology On Privacy Obligations

The LA Kings of the NHL recently launched an augmented reality (“AR”) “authentication app”, which it describes as an “augmented reality blockchain authentication platform” to help consumers validate the authenticity of approved merchandise and memorabilia purchased from the team or affiliated sellers.The app allows fans to use their phone camera to scan a sticker attached

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Indiana University Health, WakeMed testing blockchain to track specialty prescriptions

Indiana University Health and Raleigh, North Carolina-based WakeMed Health & Hospitals have teamed up with blockchain and pharmacy companies to better track specialty prescription drugs.The multistate pilot, approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, will use blockchain-enabled data tracking technology to target intra- and interhealth system medication transport and usage in North Carolina, Indiana

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How Should Radiologists Think About Blockchain?

What do medical records, teleradiology, supply chain management, credentialing, and clinical research all have in common? They all are potential use cases for blockchain technology.In a March 26 presentation to the Society for Imaging Informatics, Woojin Kim, M.D., chief medical information officer in the healthcare division of Nuance Communications, explained some of things he thinks

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Blockchain in Healthcare Market 2023

Blockchain in healthcare market is expected to reach $890.5 million by 2023. This growth is primarily attributed to stringent regulations for safeguarding consumer data, increasing funding and investments in the blockchain arena, and rising adoption of blockchain technology in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.

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HIMSS 2019: What Healthcare Organizations Should Know Before Diving into Blockchain

Current efforts leveraging blockchain in healthcare are few and far between, with many still in the testing stages, according David Houlding, principal healthcare lead for Microsoft. Speaking on Monday at the HIMSS 2019 conference in Orlando, Fla., Houlding said the technology allows secure, targeted sharing of healthcare data where it makes business sense adding that

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Blockchain Leaders Disclose Key Details on Provider Data Management Project

In December, two major healthcare stakeholdersAetna and Ascensionannounced their intentions to join the Synaptic Health Alliance, a group that has set out to explore how blockchain technology could improve healthcare data quality and reduce administrative costs.Aetna and Ascension are the latest two organizations added to the Alliance, which began in April 2018 with five prominent

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Blockchain in Energy Market Latest Trends & Forecast 2018 – 2023

According to the new market research report Blockchain in Energy Market by Type (Private, Public), Component (Platform, Services), End-user (Power, Oil & Gas), Application (Energy Trading, Grid Management, Payment Schemes, Supply Chain Management), and Region – Global Forecast to 2023″, published by MarketsandMarkets™, The blockchain in energy market is expected to grow from an estimated

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