Tag Archives: Blockchain

European forum offers tips for blockchain GDPR compliance

In Europe, many healthcare organizations are eager to use blockchain but are facing complications over how to protect data while using it under the latest law, the General Data Protection Regulation. In a new report, the European Union Blockchain Observatory & Forum says that, while there are tensions and some uncertainty about how to protect… Read More »

Aetna, Ascension join industry blockchain pilot to improve network directory data

Dive Brief: Health insurance giant Aetna, newly merged with CVS Health, and Ascension have teamed up with five other healthcare companies to test the use of blockchain technology to fix provider network lists.  The so-called Synaptic Health Alliance will help to pilot a blockchain-enabled initiative to improve data quality and trim time and costs associated with… Read More »