4 Ways Healthcare Improves When Providers Have Better Patient Booking

By PokitDok Team,

people waiting for doctor in hospital lobby

Better patient booking creates value all across the healthcare system: From freeing up providers to do what they do best to giving patients more control.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Providers

How Blockchains Will Solve Healthcare IT's Most Pressing Issues

By PokitDok Team,

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This post explores how blockchains solve some of the most pressing issues of healthcare IT, like patient data security and interoperability.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain

Autonomous Auto-Adjudication 101: Blockchains Are Revolutionizing How Providers Get Paid

By PokitDok Team,

contract

As autonomous auto-adjudication and smart contracts take over claims processing, healthcare providers will save time and money.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Security & Compliance

UPDATE: 5 HEALTHCARE IT TRENDS TO WATCH IN 2017

By PokitDok Team,


You may remember the 2017 healthcare trends report that we published at the end of last year. Now, halfway through 2017, we thought we'd check ourselves and provide a quick update on each trend we predicted for this year. The following are those updates. Peruse the full piece to see the following along with our  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Healthcare predictions

Introducing Our New CEO, Joe Murad

By Lisa Maki,


I am thrilled to announce a new milestone for PokitDok. Effective July 5th Joe Murad joined PokitDok as its CEO and member of its Board of Directors to continue PokitDok's fantastic growth. Over the past few years PokitDok has established a strong position in the healthcare market with its APIs, a platform approach to interoperability,  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: News

The Telehealth Revolution: 5 Obstacles Standing in the Way

By PokitDok Team,

radiologist

Empowering patients to remotely consult with a healthcare professional can be life-changing. There is though more than enough evidence to prove it. Whether that's connecting underserved mental health patients, giving more people access to dentistry, or simply helping people in rural areas -- where doctors are scarce -- consult with a general practitioner (GP), the  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Telehealth

PokitDok Broadens Commercial Pharmacy Services with Oration Acquisition

By PokitDok Team,


Expands Benefit and Pricing Estimate Services for Prescription Medications across both Commercial and Medicare Part D Insurance Plans Today, at our fifth DokChain Health Alliance meeting, PokitDok announced that it has acquired the pharmacy and software assets of Oration PBC. The acquisition is closed and terms were not disclosed. Benefit coverage, formulary, and drug cost estimates are often locked away  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: News, Pharmacy

PokitDok Advances Healthcare Smart Contracts with Intel® Blockchain Technology

By PokitDok Team,


Intel has a storied history of inventing technology components that completely redefine computing. It started with the invention of the world's first commercial microprocessor more than 40 years ago. Now we bet that Hyperledger Sawtooth and Intel technology will be a powerful way to advance healthcare smart contracts, which may end up being the most  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Customer Stories, News

Healthcare Blockchain Moves to Center Stage

By PokitDok Team,


Last year, we asserted that the groundwork for healthcare on the blockchain had already begun. In fact, we stated that blockchain would move from theory to practice in 2017. If the number of blockchain related conferences is any indicator, our prediction was correct and blockchain in healthcare is currently taking center stage. In March 2017  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Health Innovation

PokitDok Attracts Strategic Investment from Guardian

By PokitDok Team,


In our continued mission to power the business of healthcare, this morning we officially announced we received a strategic investment from GIS Strategic Ventures, the strategic investments arm of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian). The capital will be used to fund the development of DokChain, blockchain for healthcare, and expand access to PokitDok's API  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, News