The inflection point in the healthcare value chain

In 1965 there were 4.6 workers for every beneficiary on Medicare. In 2030 that number is slated to be 2.3 workers and 10,000 baby boomers will be retiring every single day through that same time period. The healthcare value chain is the system of resources that an organization uses to drive its outputs as wellContinue reading “The inflection point in the healthcare value chain”

Office of National Coordinator, can we get a blockchain?

In 2008, 9% of US Hospitals had some form of an electronic health record system (EHR, EMR), today over 96% of US Hospitals have an EHR system. The arms race in healthcare information technology adoption since The HITECH Act has created a patch work quilt of systems to communicate our nation’s healthcare data. The doubleContinue reading “Office of National Coordinator, can we get a blockchain?”