Apple Steps into Blockchain with Healthcare Records Feature on iPhone
Apple Inc. has announced that it is planning to provide Health Records feature on iPhone to enable veterans view their health records and other medical info via a single app. The app will allow its users to check all their health-related information in a summarized health profile format. Details such as immunizations, conditions, allergies, prescriptions, procedures and lab test reports etc. will be displayed on the app.
The application is claimed to provide users with enhanced access to their health information so that they have more effective talks with their physicians to improve their lives. It will empower users to stay better informed about their health stats and be able to view their medical reports from multiple providers all compiled in one place in a secure way.
Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, has also expressed his cheerfulness on the initiative. He is excited to announce that the Health Records feature will aid in improving healthcare.