The blockchain framework first got its roots with Bitcoin, but is now being used for entirely different purposes. Many small healthcare startups around the globe are using this data structure framework to help maintain and preserve data integrity and security as information moves from one touchpoint to another.
Startups currently utilizing the blockchain framework include McKesson Ventures portfolio company, PokitDok, which provides a cloud-based API to help streamline healthcare transactions and business.
Other recent healthcare startups using blockchain include Guardtime, Gem, Brontech, MedRec, Blockchain Health Co., HealthCombix, and PointNurse.
To find out more about how these startups are changing the healthcare game with blockchain, read the full article on Becker’s Hospital Review.