Machine Learning

Aug 24, 2021
Carbon Health, a San Francisco-based startup founded in 2015, has a simple but audacious goal: to become the largest provider of primary care services in the U.S. Whether it ever approaches that goal, there’s no question that the omnichannel provider is attracting investors’ attention with its…
Jul 21, 2021
How artificial intelligence can be used to address health care-associated infections. Learn more about patient surveillance in this AHA Transformation Talks video.
Apr 20, 2021
Enthusiasm for and adoption of commercial artificial intelligence (AI) tools to aid clinical decision-making and patient care have been accelerating at a rapid pace. A new study, though, cautions that critical information often is missing from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance…
Jan 31, 2020
As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) continue expanding into health care, its full potential remains unknown.
Jan 13, 2020
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: By eliminating burdensome and unwanted tasks, AI can allow clinicians to spend more time on direct patient care focusing on the essential human skills that AI and computers cannot achieve, such as collaboration, leadership, reflection, compassion and…
Aug 26, 2019
In a move to speed the progress of medical research and help translate those advances into areas like cancer diagnostics, medical imaging, precision medicine and voice-enabled technologies, the Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance is teaming with Amazon Web Services on a machine learning partnership.
Jul 26, 2019
Google’s DeepMind, the artificial intelligence arm of Alphabet Inc., has shown promise in predicting the shapes of proteins, the building blocks of disease. A recent Bloomberg report notes that this could lead to more rapid development of drugs.
May 28, 2019
Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group, recently invested $16 million in Health at Scale, a California-based startup using machine learning to help risk-bearing entities determine the highest-quality provider and hospital at the lowest cost. Health at Scale offers a suite of services, including building…
Mar 19, 2019
Building on its track record of medical innovation, the Cleveland Clinic is creating a new center for artificial intelligence designed to further collaboration and communication among physicians, researchers and data scientists. Healthcare IT News reports that the Center for Artificial Intelligence…
Mar 12, 2019
Amazon Web Services is working with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to test ways that artificial intelligence can simplify medical care. Bloomberg reports that Amazon recently gave the Harvard Medical School teaching hospital a grant of up to $2 million to experiment with machine learning and…