Health IT Startup Employs Blockchain for Efficient EHR



Hospitals may trade in their fax machines for a new way to keep electronic health records: blockchain technology.

Atlanta healthcare startup Patientory leverages bitcoin and blockchain technology to simplify storage and processing of medical health records, with several layers of encryption.

Roy Hadley, Chair of the TAG Info Security Society, and head of Data Security and Privacy at Thompson and Hine, LLP., commented on the potential of bitcoin’s expansion beyond FinTech into health information technology on WABE 90.1.


Organization Type: Business Enterprise
Article Type: Best Practices/Case Study
Industry: Health IT
Focus: Startups
Location: Greater Atlanta

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