Newsletter
Ep. 13: Health Cost Sharing Models – Dr. Gordon Jones (President and COO) – Universal Health Coin

Health Unchained

Ep. 13: Health Cost Sharing Models – Dr. Gordon Jones (President and COO) – Universal Health Coin

Universal Health Coin was one of the books that a…
October 1, 2018

Ep. 13: Health Cost Sharing Models – Dr. Gordon Jones (President and COO) – Universal Health Coin

Universal Health Coin was one of the books that actually inspired me to start this podcast. So it was a great pleasure to have the author of the book as a guest on the show.

Dr. Gordon Jones (President and COO) – Universal Health Coin (UHX)
Gordon’s LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drgordonjones/
• Apache adventures and the US Army Airborne Division, and SC National Guard | Co-author of universal health Coin with Courtney Jones
• Entrepreneur in Residence at Startup life incubator – StartupLife Incubator in Augusta, GA: https://startuplife.theclubhou.se/ (Register your startup before October 8, 2018)
• What’s the most frustrating problem in healthcare?
• Inception of Universal Health Coin with Courtney Jones
• BUCAH: Blue Cross, United, Cigna, Aetna, Humana are the largest healthcare insurance companies which control much of the healthcare industry, along with the government.
• Health Cost Sharing Organizations (HCSO) is a semi-unregulated health coverage plan that individuals and families can join as community members (commonly faith-based organizations)
• UHX blockchain technology pivots from ETH to NEO to Stellar
• Positive experiences with IBM collaborations and the Think Conference
• Using IdentityMind for KYC/AML processes and soon to use Sovrin (identity management)
• Partnership with Teledoc to provide telehealth services to UHX users
• How do you protect patient privacy?
• Nancy Kassebaum co-sponsored HIPAA- meant initially for health data portability not privacy.
• Which healthcare industry stakeholders will benefit the most from blockchain technology?
• Tokenomics of healthcare and how users will interact with UHX.
• Future marketing plans for UHX will not boast blockchain or cryptocurrencies, advertising will be focused on health cost sharing and more affordable healthcare.
• Healthcare provider shortage due to wasted time performing data entry work.
• Philosophy about end of life care
• Roadmap – design and build the platform, build the decentralized health exchange and decentralized token exchange

Universal Health Coin Homepage: https://uhx.io/
Universal Health Coin book: https://medium.com/@uhctoken/universal-health-coin-9518ca3769cf
Decision to use Stellar: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/comparative-assessment-neo-eth-stellar-dr-gordon-jones/
“Blockchain Movement”: https://choon.co/artists/gordonjones

You may also like

The Latest Health Podcasts. Delivered to Your Inbox.

Join Our Newsletter

Proudly supported by:

cover
What are the Early Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease? Despite significant breakthroughs in medical knowledge, Alzheimer’s disease is still shrouded in stigma and misconception. In this episode, we hear personal stories of what living with Alzheimer’s is like.