Friday, November 22, 2019

The opportunities and challenges of AI in healthcare

When we asked dozens of venture capitalists where they see the most potential for applied artificial intelligence, they unanimously agreed on healthcare. Technology has already been used to incrementally improve patient medical records, care...

Will Robots In Healthcare Make Doctors Obsolete?

Artificial intelligence is advancing more quickly than ever, especially when paired with robotics, ushering in robotic assistants for home, office and even hospital use. Some have even expressed concern over the possibility of advanced...

Can AI make your health insurance better? Accolade thinks so

Healthcare and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are each very much in the news right now. The United States Senate has released draft legislation for the repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka "Obamacare"), leaving some Americans with trepidation about...

Predictive Analytics Becoming Routine Part of Patient Care

Over the last five years, electronic health records (EHRs) have been widely implemented in the United States, and health care systems now have access to vast amounts of data. While they are beginning to...

Reversing paralysis: Using brain implants to restore movement

“Go, go!” was the thought racing through Grégoire Courtine’s mind. The French neuroscientist was watching a macaque monkey as it hunched aggressively at one end of a treadmill. His team had used a blade to...

Major Opportunities and Challenges for AI in Healthcare

Scientists consider that AI will revolutionize our world exactly the way electricity did a century ago. The integration of AI technology in Medical and Healthcare is a major leap forward. Although Healthcare and Medical...

Executive Interview: Paul Bleicher, CEO, OptumLabs

OptumLabs and Healthcare Researchers Partner to Identify AI’s Greatest Impact   Paul Bleicher is CEO of OptumLabs, a collaborative research and innovation center within Optum, which is a health services and innovation company that is, itself,...

Voice Assistant for Doctors Coming from Suki, with $20M in Funding

When trying to figure out what to do after an extensive career at Google, Motorola, and Flipkart, Punit Soni decided to spend a lot of time sitting in doctors’ offices to figure out what...

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...

A.I. making a difference in cancer care

editors note: in case you missed it, this past Sunday, 60 minutes featured a section on Artificial Intelligence. Here's an article by CBS news covering the coverage It helps us drive our cars, use our...






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