US, Delaware – July 17, 2018 — Subha Ramiah, Cigna’s Senior Director of Innovation R&D, has joined Solve.Care’s Care.Card UX Contest as part of the jury of the contest. He is the first contest judge to be announced by Solve.Care. The Care.Card UX Contest is a global contest to create a key component of Solve.Care’s blockchain-based healthcare administration platform. Within the platform, Care.Cards will have several functions related to coordinating, administering, and paying for healthcare. Contest participants are tasked with creating an easy-to-use, intuitive Care.Card.
Subha Ramiah is a technology executive with a strategic vision, IT and business leadership experience, and partnership development skills. With over 27 years of experience in IT and business services, Ramiah has steadily increased his level of responsibilities in Fortune 500 companies that specialize in technology, healthcare, communication, and global multimedia. In response to his appointment to the judge’s panel, Ramiah stated, “I am glad to be part of the Judge Panel for the Care.Card UX Contest, the mission of which is to revolutionize the full user experience in the Solve.Care ecosystem.”
The first Care.Card UX contest by Solve.Care welcomes creators from all over the world to compete in designing and building Care.Cards, intelligent applications that automate healthcare processes inside the Care.Wallet ecosystem. The applications will function to administrate and facilitate care delivery. As such, the design and functionality of the Care.Cards are quite important.
“Quality of the user experience can make or break even the most advanced technology solution. Three clicks or five touches is all one should need to completely use a mobile interactive product. In our healthcare industry, it is even more important as people are moving from papers, keyboards and multiple systems to mobile screen touches and voice. It is even more important to provide the perfect user experience in client and consumer facing application like Care.Card and Care.Wallet as we revolutionize to improving the healthcare administrative systems using blockchain. If we get UX wrong it could dilute all the benefits of this revolutionary technology,” Ramiah explained to contest participants.
Top executives from the largest healthcare organizations in the US and Canada, including Ramiah, comprise the panel of judges during the competition. The judge’s panel for the Care.Card UX Contest will select three winners for each of three Care.Card categories presented to the participants. The grand prize in each category is 100,000 SOLVE tokens. SOLVE is the native Solve.Care token.
Recently, Solve.Care has reported more than 200 individuals and development organizations registered to develop Care.Cards as part of the Care.Card UX Contest. The registration period for the contest ends on July 22. Submissions will be accepted till July 24. All contest details can be found on the Solve.Care website.
The Solve.Care platform is a revolutionary healthcare administration platform designed for use by patients, employers, physicians, healthcare organizations, and insurance companies. The purpose of the platform, which is driven by blockchain technology, is to eliminate current issues in healthcare, including inefficiencies, delays in care, insurance fraud, and wasteful spending in the industry.
The platform injects unprecedented levels of accountability and transparency into the administration of care, improving the efficiency and effectiveness of care delivery. Strategic communication channels are also fundamental to the platform. Privacy is a priority of these channels as is the facilitation of timely coordination between physicians, pharmacies, providers, and patients.
The goal of the platform is to benefit all stakeholders involved in the healthcare system by replacing inefficient and duplicate systems with intelligent automation to save billions of dollars in costs per year. Patients are empowered to manage their healthcare decisions. Employers can use the platform to administer benefits, reduce costs, and reward their employees. Physicians and hospitals can issue prescriptions, manage appointments, and coordinate with specialists.
Solve.Care has signed a multi-year contract for its decentralized healthcare administration platform with Arizona Care Network (ACN), a leading accountable care organization (ACO) in the US with a network of more than 5,000 physicians covering 250,000 members.
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