IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization Announces Formation of Blockchain in Healthcare Global
The IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization (ISTO), an international federation of leading industry groups and consortia dedicated to the advancement of standardized technologies for the benefit of industry, today announces its newest member program, Blockchain in Healthcare Global (BiHG). BiHG was established to address the barriers to adoption of blockchain and converging innovations in healthcare and life sciences while advancing progress in scientific reproducibility, medical ethics, human rights and global inclusion. BiHG supports the propagation of standards, develops certification programs, provides education on standards and is involved in the development of health policy with respect to standards.