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Case Study Hospital Management

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Case Study : BLOCK CHAIN SOLUTIONS HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

PROBLEM STATEMENT

  • Tracking of Patient History is a challenge for Health Industry.
  • The records are not in centralized due to which the Doctors and Hospitals have to spend lot of time in understanding the history records of the Patients to provide the medication
  • Inaccurate data posts challenge to diagnose as well as consumes lot of time
  • Patients move from Doctors and Hospitals over a period of time, but the records does not move.
  • Patients records must reside with the Patients and not with Hospitals.
  • Patients must possess their records and retrieve any point of time.
  • A classic example could be that a patient is travelling and needs to go to a hospital in another Country.
  • In such case, it is the patient who should access all the data from Cloud and show the history to the treating Doctor or hospital

CHALLENGES

Cost

Complex transactions involved in hospital management and record maintenance incurs costs for all the parties including Patients

Time

Lot of time is being lost in ensuring all documents are correct and to understand the history of the patients

Transparency

Provide data/document quickly to the stakeholders including Doctors and Patients

Supply Chain

Complex supply chain producers, shippers, suppliers and customers with end to end tracking

Payments

Cross border transactions requiring intermediary and additional Costs

Ownership

Patients must posses the ownership of their history and not the Hospitals or Doctors


WHY BLOCKCHAIN?

  • Store patients history in encrypted way and retrieve anytime anywhere
  • Facilitate Compliance and Audits
  • Increase process integrity and increase efficiency with a common database
  • Reduce time and costs to understand patients’ history
  • Trace transactions end to end
  • Extend new peers at any point of time like new hospitals or pharmacies

WHY BLOCKCHAIN


ADVANTAGES OF BLOCKCHAIN

History Tracking

  • Move all Paper work to digital transaction
  • Record patients history information including scans, xrays and other medical records
  • Make Patient the owner of Data

Trace and Track

  • Cloud based Blockchain tracking speeds up the process
  • Trace the Source or Origin of the records
  • Top down or bottom up approach at any point of time

Secure Data

  • Access data from anywhere in the world
  • Patient provides the Private key to engaging doctors / hospitals
  • Patients cannot tamper any data

Transparency

  • Visibility at each stage of transactions
  • Referenced for future treatments and diagnosis
  • Online payments

 

SOLUTIONS

Solution


PROCESS FLOW

PROCESS FLOW


PROPOSED ARCHITECTURE

 

Proposed Architechture block chain