Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Prime Therapeutics Using AI to Analyze Prescription Data, Detect Fraud

By AI Trends Staff Prime Therapeutics, a drug cost management firm 66,000 client pharmacies and 28 million members, is working with software supplier SAS to analyze prescription ordering data in an effort to identify fraud. Owned...

COVID-19 Datasets Bring AI Experts, Life Sciences Researchers Together For A Cure

By Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director, AI Trends All of the Bio-IT community is eager to contribute to plans for treatments, diagnostics and vaccines for SARS-CoV-2 and the resulting disease, COVID-19. Companies are donating consulting services,...

AAIH Positions Itself As ‘Trusted Voice’ For AI Use in Healthcare

By Deborah Borfitz Close to 30 companies have joined a fledgling advocacy organization with big plans for aligning the healthcare sector around a shared vocabulary, standards of excellence and real-world potential of artificial intelligence (AI). The Alliance for Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare (AAIH) launched...

AI Health Outcomes Challenge To Build on CMS Value-based Programs

By Deborah Borfitz Giving Medicare beneficiaries control of their healthcare data and otherwise accelerating the adoption of value-based care are among the priorities of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), according to two...

Covid-19 AI Update: NIH Developing Imaging Tools

By AI Trends Staff Among the latest developments around the use of AI to battle the Covid-19 pandemic, the National Institutes for Health (NIH) has launched the Medical Imaging and Data Resource Center (MIDRC), an...

Search for COVID-19 Treatment Accelerating Use of AI in Healthcare

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor AI was already having an impact in healthcare before COVID-19 came along. Now the impact of AI in healthcare is accelerating. A harbinger of the impact of AI on...

New AI Model Predicts Clinical Translation Of Biomedical Research

By Benjamin Ross, Editor, AI Trends The US National Institutes of Health (NIH)'s Office of Portfolio Analysis (OPA) has developed a machine learning model that predicts whether a scientific advance is likely to translate to...

How AI Can Help Solve Some of Humanity’s Greatest Challenges

By Marshall Lincoln and Keyur Patel, cofounders of the Lucid Analytics Project In 2015, all 193 member countries of the United Nations ratified the 2030 “Sustainable Development Goals” (SDG): a call to action to “end poverty, protect...

Updates on How AI Being Employed to Speed COVID-19 Treatments and Management

By AI Trends Staff Medical researchers are employing AI to search through databases of known drugs to see if any can be associated with a treatment for the new COVID-19 coronavirus. An early success story comes...

AI in COVID-19 Fight: Pope Issues Ethical Challenge; Voice Studied to Help in Detection

By AI Trends Staff The worldwide fight against COVID-19 continues to challenge AI experts. The Pope issued a challenge for AI experts to develop an “ethical algorithm” that would ensure fairness; Some new AI research...




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