Tag Archives: Healthcare

Elizabeth Warren: Laid off healthcare workers can work in auto and life insurance industries

Sen. Elizabeth Warren recommended that health insurance workers laid off by her Medicare for All plan switch over to the auto and life insurance industries. “Where do those who work in health insurance go when private insurance is eliminated?” a reporter asked the Massachusetts Democrat on Friday. Warren responded by saying, “No one gets left… Read More »

Mastercard launches new healthcare unit on billing, data security

Dive Brief: Mastercard is bringing its scale and billing background to the healthcare, launching a new unit around revenue cycle management and data security. Previously, the financial services giant only offered flexible spending account, health savings account and health reimbursement arrangement cards for those in employer-sponsored plans. New products include predictive analytics built into a… Read More »

Why data integrity is key to achieving value in healthcare

Value is extremely hard to define when it comes to healthcare, according to University of Washington computer science professor Ankur Teredesai, co-founder and chief technology officer of Seattle-based KenSci, a company that provides a risk prediction platform powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning. Teredesai, who co-chaired this year’s Association for Computing Machinery’s KDD Conference,… Read More »

The Amazing Ways Babylon Health Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Make Healthcare Universally Accessible – Forbes

Babylon, a UK start-up, plans to “put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth” by putting artificial intelligence (AI) tools to work. Currently, the company has operations in the UK and Rwanda and hopes to expand to the Middle East, the United States, and China. The company’s strategy… Read More »

Research finds connecting patients with their community could transform healthcare – Medical Xpress

Andrew Gallan, Ph.D., lead author of the article and an assistant professor in FAU’s marketing department in the College of Business. Credit: Florida Atlantic University Engaging a wider range of resources to connect patients with organizations within their community can help transform healthcare and improve overall well-being, according to new research published in the Journal… Read More »