Bitcoin for Drug Rebates with Nihowdy’s James Wong

In this episode, our guest is James Wong, a pharmacist and founder of NiHowdy, pioneered the first platform offering customers drug rebates in Bitcoin on prescription refills. With experience in owning and operating pharmacies and skilled nursing facilities, he’s a proud University of the Pacific graduate. Advocating blood donation, he highlights its potential to save lives, with each donation potentially aiding up to three individuals. Additionally, he emphasizes the personal benefits, citing a 50% reduction in cardiovascular incident risk and lowered cancer risk. Clearly passionate about Bitcoin and freedom technology, James is a staunch advocate.  

Interview topics 

  • What the heck is Bitcoin?!
  • What is NiHowdy?
    • What do we do?
    • Why is this important?
  • How does Bitcoin disrupt the Pharmaceutical industry?
  • Will the Inflation Reduction Act lower drug prices or backfire?

Guest – James Wong, PharmD 

Host – Hillary Blackburn, PharmD, MBA

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