Can AI Understand Doctor’s Notes?
As a result of the transition to electronic health records, the US healthcare system now generates massive amounts of rich health information. For example, one hospital stay might generate 100 pages of data. This information can be used to dramatically improve diagnostics, provide better treatments or and optimize the US healthcare system. However, extracting knowledge from such a vast amount of unstructured information is far from easy. In this talk, we will discuss the biggest opportunities and the latest AI techniques for extracting actionable insights from healthcare information.
Alex Ermolaev, Director of AI at Change Healthcare, has developed and led a variety of AI projects over the last 20 years, including enterprise AI, platforms/tools, NLP, imaging and self-driving cars. Alex is one of the most frequent “AI in Healthcare” speakers in the Silicon Valley. Change Healthcare is one of the largest healthcare technology companies in the world.