Abel Kho participates in HIMSS Dev4Health panel on blockchain technology
On May 1, Dr. Abel Kho spoke on a panel at Dev4Health, a two day conference sponsored by HIMSS exploring how data sharing can improve health care for patients and doctors. The panel, hosted by Matthew Holt, co-chairman of Health 2.0, was titled “The Decentralized Future of Healthcare.” The panel discussion focused on the promises and perils of blockchain technology, a secure and permanent digital record of online transactions and exchanges, and the role it can play in decentralizing the future of healthcare. You can view a recording of Abel’s talk here.
Other panelists included Emily Vaughn, Product Development Director at Change Healthcare, and Tim Dunlevy, VP of Engineering at Pokitdok.