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Two ways blockchain could have a quick impact in healthcare

The promise of blockchain technology as a practical means of solving elusive healthcare data and transactional challenges has rapidly advanced. For example, a recent Deloitte global survey found that 55 percent of healthcare IT executives strongly believe blockchain will become a “disruptive force” in healthcare. Nearly half (49 percent) of healthcare executives say they plan… Read More »

Why Healthcare REITs HCP, Omega Healthcare, and CareTrust Jumped Double Digits in January – Motley Fool

What happened Shares of CareTrust REIT, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTRE) rose an impressive 19% in the month of January, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. That’s a huge gain in a very short period of time for a real estate investment trust, an asset class focused on passing income to investors. But it wasn’t… Read More »

Just 33 percent of healthcare quality professionals say all staff is trained on quality

The National Association for Healthcare Quality, seeking to examine healthcare organizations’ quality training and development, published its inaugural survey this week asking quality professionals which employees in their organization receive training and education on quality — and found the numbers were pretty low. In fact, only 33 percent of respondents said all staff receive training… Read More »