Blockchain: What It Is And How To Build A Business Case

Blockchain: What It Is and How to Build a Business Case

  • December 11, 2017

By Aaron Symanski, CTO, Change Healthcare As much hype as there is around blockchain and Bitcoin, as an architecture for distributed but trustworthy record-keeping, blockchain could turn out to be under-hyped in the long run. That is why major financial institutions are investigating applications of blockchain, even though it’s best known as a base technology for cryptocurrencies. In addition to financial transactions, blockchain has many other potential applications, such as enabling smart contracts in software rather than written in legalese. However, blockchain business models are still a work in progress. I've been huddling with my team to think about ways…

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Blockchain In Healthcare: From Possible To Probable

Blockchain in Healthcare: From Possible to Probable

  • November 29, 2017

The growing appeal of blockchain in healthcare , and Change Healthcare’s early adoption of blockchain, was prominent in a new feature in Healthcare IT News. The article notes how the company's efforts will make it easier for customers to optimize their revenue cycle, among other significant benefits. Read the article

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Blockchain Reaction

Blockchain Reaction

  • November 19, 2017

Blockchain technology is being embraced across a wide spectrum of businesses, The Nashville Post reports, including healthcare. The Post cites Change Healthcare’s rollout of its new blockchain solution, the “Intelligent Healthcare Network.” Read the article

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New Hyperledger Project Fuels Healthcare Blockchain Development

New Hyperledger Project Fuels Healthcare Blockchain Development

  • October 18, 2017

HIT Infrastructure reports that Hyperledger has launched Hyperledger Quilt, a potential framework for organizations to develop their healthcare blockchain solution. The news comes in the wake of Change Healthcare’s announcement of its Intelligent Healthcare Network using Hyperledger Fabric 1.0. Read the article

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New Service Brings RCM Process To Blockchain

New Service Brings RCM Process To Blockchain

  • October 6, 2017

Healthcare Scene EMR & HIPAA reports on blockchain’s potential as a platform for the secure sharing of critical healthcare information, and looks at Change Healthcare’s leading role in utilizing the technology. Read the article

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The Promise Of Blockchain

The Promise of Blockchain

  • October 5, 2017

At the recent Tennessee HIMSS Summit of the Southeast, Nashville Medical News spoke with Change Healthcare CTO Aaron Symanski about the changes blockchain technology can bring to healthcare transactions. Read the article

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