VGZ blockchain implementation in maternity care in the Netherlands

VGZ and Blockchain

VGZ is the second largest health insurance group in the Netherlands and they are constantly looking around on how technology may improve their services. At the Blockchain Innovation Conference, Hugo Te Kaat (Innovation Architect at VGZ) gave a talk on how VGZ is using the blockchain technology in maternity care.

Maternity Care Blockchain pilot:

VGZ launched a pilot where they used blockchain to make the registration process of maternity care hours more transparent and more efficient. The solution also prevents unnecessary administrative work for the patients and the care suppliers. Learn here more on what it means to implement and operate a blockchain in healthcare:

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