Anthem would Utilize Blockchain to Store Medical Data
Tuesday, 12 17 2019, Category: Technology, Country: United States
The second-largest health US health insurance company across the country, Anthem has begun using unique blockchain technology. With the help of blockchain technology, the patients will be able to securely access & at the same time, share the medical data. In the meantime, the company has already made plans to roll out an important feature that is present in the pilot testing phase. Distinctive members of the groups would be forward to the forthcoming feature in some time to come.
Anthem has also revealed that around 40 million members who are currently registered with the company can access the unprecedented technological advancement in two or three years. By the looks of it, the revelation comes from the officials of the company.
Blockchain technology potentially provides Anthem with an opportunity of not worrying about the long term trust issues, according to Gail Boudreaux, the CEO of Anthem. Gail revealed this during the eighth Yearly Summit of Forbes Healthcare in New York in the previous week. Anthem did have an opportunity of sharing data so that people can be able to make decisions of their own.