Blockchain for Healthcare WEBCAST

Thursday, September 10 10:00am - 2:00pm

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4 Credits

Member Price $199.00

Non-Member Price $249.00

Overview

Blockchain is transforming how transactions occur, how they are recorded, and how those records are maintained. This dynamic course looks at three healthcare use cases to demonstrate how blockchain can be implemented to reduce errors, increase auditability, and drive collaboration. The focus areas include patient data management, drug traceability, and data sharing amongst insurers, healthcare service providers, pharmaceutical entities, patients and regulatory bodies. In these cases, we will examine how to implement blockchain, determine success and failure factors, and various other implementation considerations. Key Topics: Brief overview of the basic concepts behind blockchain technology. Use cases that show blockchain’s potential in the healthcare industry. Brief overview of the current and future privacy concerns. The future of healthcare industry leveraging blockchain technology.

Highlights

Brief overview of the basic concepts behind blockchain technology. Use cases that show blockchain’s potential in the healthcare industry. Brief overview of the current and future privacy concerns. The future of healthcare industry leveraging blockchain technology.

Prerequisites

Basic blockchain knowledge

Objectives

Recognize the potential Impact blockchain will have on the healthcare sector. Examine the opportunities for blockchain in the healthcare sector. Analyze the challenges, risks and benefits in a blockchain adoption. Examine the financial, organizational and compliance/regulatory consequences of a blockchain adoption.

Preparation

NONE

Notice

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Leader(s):

Leaders

Sean Smith

Dr. Stein Smith is an expert and sought after speaker focusing on the intersection of financial services and technology to improve the reporting process. He is a regular contributor to the official IBM’s Blockchain Unleashed website, analyzing applications for blockchain technology on business at large, as well as being a regular expert guest on China Global TV Network discussing blockchain and related applications. He is also a member of the North American Working Group of the International Integrated Reporting Council, where he works to improve the adoption of more comprehensive reporting frameworks. Sean is a member of the Advisory Board for the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, which coordinates with the AICPA in developing standards and reporting frameworks in this emerging area. Additionally, his analysis and thought leadership in has been featured in dozens of articles, including a 2018 feature article in the CPA Journal. Sean has given dozens of presentations of technology and accounting, both domestically and internationally. He is currently under contract to publish two full length books focusing on integrated reporting, and blockchain applications for financial services and other industry sectors.

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Non-Member Price $249.00

Member Price $199.00