Becker's Healthcare August 19, 2019
Mackenzie Garrity

Blockchain technology can be leveraged to improve data privacy and security because administrators share real-time data on a permission basis, according to a Big Market Research report cited by The Innovative Reports.

The use of blockchain technology is rising due to the growing number of data breaches and security incidents, according to the report. In 2017, there were 179 breaches in the healthcare sector. Blockchain adoption could lower the number of security incidents.