Session ID: 
280

Leveraging Blockchain to Transform Clinical Credentialing

4:00pm - 5:00pm Thursday, February 14
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W230A

Description

The Professional Credentials Exchange (ProCredEx) demonstrates the power that blockchain technology has to impact the healthcare industry. The clinical credentialing process is universally problematic across all facets of the healthcare delivery and reimbursement segments of the market. This lecture will discuss how the team and industry consortium behind ProCredEx addressed these shortcomings and the work it has undertaken to develop an information exchange leveraging advanced data science, AI and blockchain technology.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Identify the intrinsic complexities existing within the clinical credentials dataset
  • Recognize the contextual variations that exist between healthcare organizations in interpreting credentials data and related artifacts
  • Explain how blockchain technology addresses gaps in trust between transactional counterparties
  • Differentiate the various forms of blockchain protocols, permission architectures, and consensus algorithms available for applications seeking to leverage distributed ledger technology
  • Explain the importance of forming a minimum viable network in developing blockchain-based solutions

Speaker(s): 

Chief Executive Officer,
Professional Credentials Exchange, LLC

Audience: 

CIO, CTO
Chief Quality, Chief Clin Transformation Officer
CMIO/CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate