Blockchain Forum

Blockchain technology provides the promise and the possibility of a secured repository of health information about you, the patient, generated automatically and without human intervention. By redefining the future of healthcare today, with an eye towards protecting and security sensitive health data, attendees will gain firsthand knowledge from a collaboration between IEEE and HIMSS. In this complimentary, educational opportunity that includes "behind-the-scenes-access" to selected exhibitors with a deep understanding of this technology, attendees will receive a deep-dive into this critical topic across the three pillars of HIMSS18: education, exhibition, and networking.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identity the various capabilities of Blockchain and its applicability to healthcare
  2. Discuss the advancement of Blockchain within specific applications
  3. Enhance the transfer of knowledge by examining the latest Blockchain technologies on the HIMSS18 Exhibition Floor

Wednesday, March 7

12:00PM - 1:00PM PST
1:30PM - 4:00PM PST