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Ben Taylor shares how blockchain and FDA's DSCSA-required 2D barcodes provide a solution for pharmaceutical supply that ensures data integrity, security and privacy, but also allows global visibility, interpretability and counterfeit interception.
Dominique Hurley, vice president of strategy and innovation at HealthVerity, discusses her company's use of blockchain technology to enable consent management for enterprise systems.
Explore a use case for blockchain-enabled solutions that inform analytics to help health system improve outcomes and costs by identifying and addressing unwarranted clinical variation in surgeries.
Dr. Abdullah Albeyatti, Medicalchain CEO, discusses his organization's use of blockchain technology to provide a solution that empowers patients with control of their health data and the ability to grant access to providers at the point of care.
Data ownership, access and control, in addition to consent management, are just a few of the benefits that blockchain can provide in healthcare, says Mirko De Maldè, President at Government Blockchain Association Italy.
Tej Anand, professor of practice at the University of Texas' McCombs School of Business, explains how the most promising use case for blockchain in healthcare is the elimination of "redundant work, rework and reconciliation."
Susanne Somerville, CEO of Chronicled, discusses the MediLedger Network, a blockchain solution that provides product verification to help organizations meet requirements outlined in the upcoming Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA).
Blockchain ensures greater data integrity in areas such as AI, analytics and regulatory reporting, which can increase public confidence in the use of data, according to Raja Sharif, CEO, FarmaTrust.
David Koepsell, founder and CEO of EncrypGen, discusses the use of blockchain technology to increase the availability of data for basic science and reward customers.
HIMSS Director of Informatics Mari Greenberger says that as pilot tests move into production healthcare organizations should rally around a use case and understand who needs to be involved to reduce redundancies and eliminate sunk costs.