A distributed and community-owned network for healthcare-related transactions that powers a global data-driven healthcare ecosystem. It is adapted to patients’ and industry needs and targets healthcare-related transactions without the noise from other industries.
The domain-specific blockchain is based on NEM’s next core engine “Symbol”. It is optimized for healthcare-related transactions and designed for scalability and openness.
Decentralization is essential for the network and Supernodes are the guarantors for it. The dHealth Network launched on 29 March 2021 with a limited number of Supernodes operated by partners that share the Foundation’s vision of an equitable healthcare system.
HIT Foundation (to be renamed into dHealth Foundation) is a not-for-profit foundation established under the laws of Switzerland and registered in the commercial register of the state of Zug (CHE-382.156.242) on 9 November 2017; its legal domicile is Dammstrasse 16, 6300 Zug. Switzerland.
The Foundation’s responsibilities are:
- Token creation
- Release of network protocol
- Grow the ecosystem
- Custodianship of the Innovation Fund
All code is open-sourced under the Apache 2.0 license.
Board of Directors
Dr. Eberhard Scheuer
Founder & President
Dr. Quy Vo-Reinhard
Co-Founder & Director