Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Estonia's Blockchain-Based eHealth Innovation

 Estonia has emerged as a global pioneer in leveraging blockchain for electronic health records. A new case study explores how Estonia systematically implemented public-private partnerships to build blockchain-based eHealth systems. Benefits include more secure, transparent, shareable health data. Challenges remain in scaling globally and aligning adoption incentives. Overall, Estonia provides a model for innovating with blockchain to solve intractable problems like accessible, interoperable medical records.

Citation: Heston TF. A case study in blockchain health care innovation. Int J Curr Res. 2017;9(11):60587-60588. DOI: