ODH Inc announced this Tuesday a new partnership with Hashed Health to improve patient care through the further development of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. ODH Inc. will head up the Hashed Health Value-Based Care Working Group, aimed at accelerating value based care by leveraging the blockchain to improve measurements of quality through deeper payer and provider collaboration. ODH Inc is a subsidiary of Otsuka America Inc. and provides data analytics and aggregation solutions for healthcare data.
President and Chief Executive Officer of ODH Inc. Michael Jarjour said, in a statement: “Blockchain technologies hold a great deal of promise for managing and securing patient data, enabling greater payments efficiency and bringing together disconnected parties across the healthcare ecosystem. Making those goals a reality requires teamwork among healthcare organizations. That’s why we believe in, and are excited to be a part of, the collaborative model provided by Hashed Health.”
In addition to ODH Inc, Hashed Health maintains partnerships with Change Healthcare, the Altarum Institute, Accenture, and other players in various segments of the Healthcare market, said the statement. Hashed Health will present innovative healthcare concepts at the 2018 HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas, NV from March 5-9.
Commenting on the alliance, Hashed Health CEO John Bass said, “As a company dedicated to combining data, analytics and insights to enable integrated patient care, ODH adds depth to our community. ODH’s focus on addressing behavioral and physical health comorbidities brings a unique perspective to our initiatives. At the same time, ODH will benefit from the technical and business model innovation resources at Hashed Health, as well as exposure to our firm’s growing global community of partners and their collective expertise.”
To learn more about ODH Inc., visit https://www.odhsolutions.com/.
To learn more about Hashed Health, visit https://hashedhealth.com/.