Event

2018 Technology May-rathon: Blockchain in Healthcare Technology

May 21, 2018
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM ET
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CT
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM PT

Blockchain is creating a buzz in healthcare for its potential to revolutionize patient records, medical data, medical billing, and wearable device use. So what exactly is this technology and how can healthcare stakeholders begin to utilize it? This presentation will decode the hype and explain the basics of blockchain-based technology and its potential practical applications in healthcare.

Topics will include:

  • Blockchain 101: Basics of distributed ledger technology
  • Potential industry uses for payers, providers, and patients
  • Limitations and challenges