Session ID: 
92

Unlocking Healthcare Data: The Evolution and Ramifications of Blockchain

8:30am - 9:30am Wednesday, February 13
Orlando - Orange County Convention Center
W230A

Description

Blockchains show great potential to help healthcare reduce costs, and improve patient engagement, experience, and outcomes by allowing the sharing and access of information. While data sharing and access is important in achieving improved clinical and financial results, it should follow sound regulated and standardized processes to make information visible and accessible to all stakeholders. This session will focus on how blockchain can utilize current health information exchange standards and regulations to improve interoperability.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Discuss how blockchain intersects with current interoperability standards and methods
  • Recognize the importance of a decentralized distributed ledger system to as the infrastructure for interoperability
  • Identify key-takeaways and call to action for organizations to start to plan distributed ledger technologies for their organizations

Speaker(s): 

Founder and CEO,
Patientory, Inc.
President & Founder,
EMR Advocate

Audience: 

CIO, CTO
C-Suite
Clinical Engineering Professional

Level: 

Intermediate