Empowering Doctors with Self-Sovereign Identity

We’re continuing our COVID-19 blog series interviews with Leah Houston, MD. Leah is an emergency doctor that has practiced medicine across the United States for nearly 10 years. She is currently working on an identity project around physician and later patient identities using self-sovereign identity (SSI). We asked Leah to share her thoughts on how…

Using Digital Ledger Technology To Put Physicians Back In Control

Our healthcare system is failing. It costs more and has overall worse outcomes than any other industrialized nation. It is failing because those on the front lines of healthcare – the physicians and patients- have no say in how the system is run. Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) – otherwise known as blockchain – has the…

January 19, 2019: Heartland @HeartlandInst @HCUnmaskedfilm

Dr. Leah Houston, MD, speaks about her health care tech venture HPEC.io that utilizes blockchain encryption to keep physician and patient data secure and immutable. Dr. Leah Houston, MD, a New York-based primary care physician, talks with Heartland about trends in primary care, including the move toward development on better patient/doctor relationships. With that in…

February 23, 2019: Chronically Human with Brad Miller @BMill247

Welcome to The Chronically Human Podcast Ep. 36 Our guest today is Dr. Peter Grinspoon. He  is a primary care doctor in Boston, teaches at Harvard Medical School, is the author of “Free Refills”, a book detailing his addiction and recovery with pain pills,  and he is an advocate for legalizing and utilizing Cannabis as Medicine.…

Episode 50 Empowerment with Dr. Leah Houston

Dr. Leah Houston is a board-certified Emergency Physician that enjoyed the high-intensity work and high-level problem solving required but came to realize that reactionary emergency medicine was missing the mark. Instead, she decided to focus more on prevention of disease through her own private practice and building Humanitarian Physicians Empowerment Community (100% physician-owned blockchain technology…

Benjamin Rush Institute Live Event

Benjamin Rush Institute (BRI) hopes this finds you safe and healthy. As we continue to provide online content to our medical students in chapters throughout the country and to free market supporters alike, we are excited to offer our next event in our ongoing Virtual Event Series. If you have any questions, email Rebecca@benjaminrushinstitute.org. This Friday, April…

Coruzant Technologies w/ CTO Brian Thomas (@DivergentCIO and @Coruzant):

Source Article Emergency room physician and founder, Dr. Leah Houston, joins Coruzant Technologies for the Digital Executive podcast. While she is using new technology to change healthcare for the better, she has just been named as Chief Medical Officer at Crown Biotechnology, and consults for Zymo Research. They are currently working together to obtain FDA…

Coruzant Interview with Leah Houston, MD

Source Article Leah Houston, MD   Leah Houston, MD is the founder of HPEC, and a board-certified Emergency Physician. While practicing emergency medicine across the US for nearly 10 years she recognized a common problem: uncompensated administrative burdens related to physician employment and credentialing are a leading cause of administrative waste and physician burnout. She…