Blockchain Applications in the Healthcare Industry

Blockchain Applications in the Healthcare Industry

A New Data Infrastructure for Interoperable Services and Secure Records

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01-Sep-2016
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Global
Research Code: 9AC0-00-39-00-00
SKU: IT03194-GL-MR_19352
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The healthcare industry is primed for a radical rethink of its digital infrastructure. The current infrastructure does not support the security or interoperability requirements of connected lives. Blockchains can provide technology solutions to these challenges: interoperability, integrity and security, and portable user-owned data. Several innovative start-ups are combining blockchain technology expertise with healthcare industry experience to develop platforms and solutions. This market insight examines the foundations of blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and smart contracts, and presents profiles of start-ups in the industry.

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Key Findings

What are Blockchains?

How Blockchains Work (Simplified)

Cryptocurrencies—A New Model for Digitally Native Assets and Currency

Smart Contracts Enable Advanced Blockchain Applications

Key Blockchain Benefits for Business

Blockchains Reimagine Digital Services

Bitcoin and Blockchain Funding Approaches $1 Billion

Blockchains Address Key Challenges in the Healthcare Industry

Use Case 1—Health Record Notarization and Audit

Use Case 2—Universal Electronic Health Record

Use Case 3—Healthcare Internet of Things and Security

Bitcoin

Ethereum

Gem

Tierion

Factom

Guardtime

Healthcare Industry Strategies for Blockchain Technology

Legal Disclaimer

The Frost & Sullivan Story

Value Proposition: Future of Your Company & Career

Global Perspective

Industry Convergence

360º Research Perspective

Implementation Excellence

Our Blue Ocean Strategy

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The healthcare industry is primed for a radical rethink of its digital infrastructure. The current infrastructure does not support the security or interoperability requirements of connected lives. Blockchains can provide technology solutions to these challenges: interoperability, integrity and security, and portable user-owned data. Several innovative start-ups are combining blockchain technology expertise with healthcare industry experience to develop platforms and solutions. This market insight examines the foundations of blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and smart contracts, and presents profiles of start-ups in the industry.
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Author Vijay Michalik
Industries Information Technology
WIP Number 9AC0-00-39-00-00
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