- Basic understanding of how the healthcare system works in the USA
Blockchain technology has been used to implement digital currency systems (Bitcoin and others), smart contract systems (Ethereum), and is under active exploration as a potentially transformational technology in finance, government, and healthcare.
This course provides a non-technical overview of blockchain to facilitate a discussion on how this technology may impact the healthcare industry.
Key topics include
- Blockchain properties
- Healthcare Costs
- Healthcare Quality
- Healthcare Value
- Challenges for using blockchain for healthcare data
- Healthcare professionals
- Healthcare administrators
- Blockchain developers
- Blockchain investors
- Anyone curious about the potential role of blockchain in healthcare