Blockchain in Healthcare and its 6 Amazing Applications

Why is Blockchain Technology such a Big Deal?

What is blockchain in healthcare? Is there any future scope?

6 Amazing Applications of blockchain in healthcare

1. Maintain Patient’s Medical Records:

2. Supply chain management (SCM)

  • Assuring that the active components employed in medication development meet medical requirements.
  • Counterfeit medications can be tracked via blockchain: Healthcare and pharmaceutical companies can eliminate counterfeit pharmaceuticals by using blockchain technology.
  • Pharmaceutical businesses, pharmacies, and healthcare professionals all benefit from information about the flow of drugs and inventories.
  • It’s also a lot easier to manage pharmaceutical and gadget recall.

3. Clinical Research

4. Treatment Regimen

5. Settelment Resolution

6. Shift in the business model

Challenges of Blockchain in Healthcare

  1. Different geographical locations have different sets of medical guidelines.
  2. Uncertainty in determining who requires access.
  3. The maximum amount of data can be stored in a single block.
  4. If blockchain technology is used in the healthcare industry, all medical records, documents, photographs, and lab reports will be stored on it. The combined size of all of these files might easily exceed the storage capacity of current blockchain technology, posing a dilemma.
  5. There is currently no mechanism in place to determine who owns the healthcare data and who authorizes authorization to share it.
  6. There is no clear estimate of how much it will cost to set up and maintain blockchain technology in healthcare.

Wrapping Up




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