Blockchain in Healthcare: Blockchain Use Cases in Healthcare
Medical Device Network
GlobalData Thematic Research
Blockchain technology has a place in any commercial network that is strongly motivated to avoid allowing a single central party to coordinate and approve transactions within the network. While the technicality of blockchain has a steep learning curve, there is tremendous potential in blockchain’s application across the healthcare space, well beyond the financial industry. While the perfect application of blockchain seems futuristic, some pilot projects are ongoing.
Listed below are the key trends within how blockchain technology is being used, as identified by GlobalData.
Managing patient data
Digital platforms based on blockchain technology are emerging to...