What the Healthcare Industry Needs to Adopt: Blockchain
Blockchain technologies are expected to be a major driving factor in the creation of a patient-centric healthcare industry by securing highly sensitive patient data, providing new solutions such as multiple-signature contracts, and making electronic medical records significantly more secure, efficient, and disintermediated.
IEEE Blockchain Tech Briefs
Q1-2022 Issue Now Available
The Q1-2022 issue of IEEE Blockchain Tech Briefs features seven articles including a look at blockchain’s growing industrial impact, a blockchain-based secure HL7 digital healthcare system, thwarting counterfeit electronics by blockchain, a survey of probabilistic micropayment schemes, and more.
How Can We Get Blockchains to Talk to Each Other?
New blockchain protocols proposed by researchers at Hamburg University of Technology could provide a way for separate blockchains to communicate with each other, leading to new levels of interoperability.