Published on in Vol 22, No 9 (2020): September

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/18623, first published .
Combating Health Care Fraud and Abuse: Conceptualization and Prototyping Study of a Blockchain Antifraud Framework

Combating Health Care Fraud and Abuse: Conceptualization and Prototyping Study of a Blockchain Antifraud Framework

Combating Health Care Fraud and Abuse: Conceptualization and Prototyping Study of a Blockchain Antifraud Framework

Tim Ken Mackey 1, 2, 3, 4*, MAS, PhD;  Ken Miyachi 2, 5, 6*, BS;  Danny Fung 2, BS;  Samson Qian 2, BS;  James Short 2, PhD

1 UC San Diego - School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health , La Jolla, CA, US

2 San Diego Supercomputer Center, BlockLAB , La Jolla, CA, US

3 Global Health Policy and Data Institute , San Diego, CA, US

4 UC San Diego - Extension, Department of Healthcare Research and Policy , La Jolla, CA, US

5 LedgerSafe Corporation , San Diego, CA, US

6 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers , San Diego, CA, US

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Tim Ken Mackey, MAS, PhD
  • UC San Diego - School of Medicine
  • Department of Anesthesiology and Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
  • 8950 Villa La Jolla Drive
  • A124
  • La Jolla, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 9514914161
  • Email: tmackey@ucsd.edu