05/05/23 – Stat – 4 ways the health care system should shift its thinking on AI, according to experts
Artificial intelligence (AI) has been making waves in various industries, and healthcare is no exception. As the potential of AI continues to unfold, experts have gathered at the recent 2023 STAT Breakthrough Summit to discuss its transformative impact on the healthcare system. Prominent figures in AI/ML: Nigam Shah, Suchi Saria, and Connor Landgraf shared their invaluable insights, shedding light on the four crucial ways in which the healthcare industry should shift its thinking regarding AI.
Amidst the increasing adoption of AI technologies, even the renowned “Godfather of AI,” Geoffrey Hinton, expressed concerns about the overwhelming power wielded by this disruptive technology. Recent months have witnessed a frenzy of efforts to harness AI in diverse sectors, and healthcare has been at the forefront of these groundbreaking endeavors.
As the boundaries of what is possible continue to be pushed, it becomes imperative for healthcare professionals, policymakers, and stakeholders to reflect on the optimal utilization of AI. This article explores the key takeaways from the discussions at the STAT Breakthrough Summit, offering insights into how the healthcare system should approach AI with a renewed mindset.
Read more about the four fundamental shifts in thinking that experts suggest are necessary for AI to truly revolutionize healthcare. By embracing these transformative concepts, the healthcare industry has the potential to unlock unprecedented advancements and redefine the standards of patient care.
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*Henry, Adams, Saria et al., Nature Medicine, 2022