Tag Archives: Healthcare

Two ways blockchain could have a quick impact in healthcare

The promise of blockchain technology as a practical means of solving elusive healthcare data and transactional challenges has rapidly advanced. For example, a recent Deloitte global survey found that 55 percent of healthcare IT executives strongly believe blockchain will become a “disruptive force” in healthcare. Nearly half (49 percent) of healthcare executives say they plan… Read More »

Bernie's healthcare policies already won the 2020 election – Al Jazeera English

When all is said and done, there may be as many as two dozen Democratic hopefuls for the 2020 presidential nomination. But nearly all of them will have one thing in common: they’ll be trumpeting one of Bernie Sanders’ signature causes – upending our healthcare system in favour of a single payer system. We progressives… Read More »

Expanding 3-D-Printing Network Aims To Improve U.S. Veterans' Healthcare

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) grew its national integrated virtual 3D printing network from three hospitals in early 2017 to 20 at the close of 2018. The expanding network, which started at VA’s Puget Sound Health Care System, allows VA health care staff to share ideas, solve problems and pool resources on best practice uses of… Read More »