Artificial intelligence

Examining health disparities in precision medicine

Written by Irene Dankwa-Mullan, MD, MPH | Artificial intelligence, Data

There should be diversity in voices and experience that come to the table to promote fairness and minimize bias for the future of precision medicine and healthcare. more

The epidemic of physician burnout

Written by Carrie DeVries | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Provider

The startling rise of physician burnout rates across the healthcare industry has alarmed many experts who are concerned about the consequences for patients, physicians and organizations alike. more

Streamline your medical imaging operations

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Provider

Connecting with referrers and payers often involves a large amount of time and energy to deal with faxes, phone calls and paperwork to confirm clinical data or secure preauthorizations — all in an effort to head off claim denials. more

Image shuffling method for reading mammograms may help improve radiologists’ accuracy and speed

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging

There is a way of viewing mammograms that may help radiologists see the differences they might otherwise not easily see: a method known as image shuffling. more

No predictions needed

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Oncology & Genomics

Experts have predicted that solutions featuring artificial intelligence would help oncology professionals in advancing research, improving clinical outcomes, and optimizing their operational processes more

When health data is under threat

Written by Kathleen Schroeder | Artificial intelligence, Data, Imaging

Healthcare organizations are more vulnerable to cyberattacks than ever due to factors, including lack of full-time IT security experts and legacy systems. more

How a functional algorithm can create better healthcare transparency

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Health plan

Think about some of the biggest challenges your health plan faces when it tries to connect inpatient, outpatient and prescription drug data. Trying to connect these cost drivers proves difficult. more

How to drive smarter benefits programs

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Employer

Human resource (HR) professionals are often tasked with finding out how to deliver smarter benefits programs. more

Technology and strategy are a winning combination

Written by Shannon Reilly | Artificial intelligence, Imaging, Stories

Radiology Associates of San Luis Obispo took a two-pronged approach to adjust the way they operated and turned the business around, which led to both financial gains and happier radiologists. more

Leading the way: female health leaders drive adoption of AI

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Government, Provider

Female leaders across the health industry were applauded for their ability to integrate AI into their organizations, reinforcing the potential of AI to help tackle their most pressing challenges. more

Three things to know about IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging

Watson Health plans to debut its newest AI-powered solution, IBM Watson Imaging Patient Synopsis, which displays relevant patient data in a single-screen view for the radiologist. more

Consolidation is coming: Is your organization ready?

Written by Watson Health | Artificial intelligence, Imaging

Half of chief financial officers and other top executives from mostly middle-market healthcare companies said they plan to buy or merge with existing businesses in the next year. more