Healthcare

The latest blockchain technological advancements in healthcare.

LG Could be Expanding its Blockchain Initiatives
  • The IT subsidiary of LG has announced it will be using blockchain to foster supply chain transparency for school lunches in South Korea.
  • Earlier this month the technology giant also applied for the "ThinkQ Wallet" trademark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
IBM Exploring Medical Data Blockchain Solution
  • Aetna and PNC Bank, major players in the medical space, are collaborating with IBM on a project that would improve the way sensitive medical data is shared as well as make health claims and transactions more efficient.
  • The solution will be a "blockchain-based ecosystem" and was announced two days ago.