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,

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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

PokitDok Launches on AWS Marketplace, Becomes APN Advanced Technology Partner

By PokitDok Team,


Development Platform Preconfigured for Amazon Cloud Brings Speed, Scale, Interoperability and Compliance to Healthcare Organizations In our mission to power the business of health, today at HIMSS, the annual Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society conference, PokitDok is excited to announce that our solution is now available on AWS Marketplace. As an AWS Partner Network (APN)  … 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: API, Case Study, Dev, Health Innovation, Security & Compliance

Pager Delivers Medical House Calls, Now with Insurance Eligibility Services Fueled by PokitDok

By PokitDok Team,


PokitDok is excited to announce that Pager is now an official member of the PokitDok family. Pager, an on-demand service that connects patients with healthcare in their home, office or hotel, will incorporate our eligibility solution to verify insurance, check co-insurance, copay and deductible amounts on behalf of patients looking to apply benefits to their  … 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: API, Case Study, Consumer, Customer Stories, Dev, Health Innovation

Four Ways to Explore Personalized Healthcare and Deliver Real Value

By PokitDok Team,


Personalized healthcare can improve patient outcomes and be a competitive advantage for healthcare providers. Here are 4 ways technology can help.

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, Healthcare consumerism, Providers