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Flow Health: Knowledge Graph of Medicine & Genomics

The relationship between evidence-based and data-driven medicine

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on October 25, 2017) The term “artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare” has become the…

AI as a way to overcome cognitive bias in physicians

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on June 27, 2017) Practicing physicians are faced with the need to make decisions…

We need an overall vision for health IT

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on January 11, 2017) Healthcare is a vast, intensely complex ecosystem. Perhaps it is…

What if doctors had all the world’s medical knowledge at their fingertips?

(This article originally appeared in The Doctor Weighs In, on December 12, 2016) When we think of physicians in the…

How can we make sense of genomic data?

We are now at a time when modern technology has made gene sequencing of an individual’s DNA a reality. DNA…

Can Artificial Intelligence help in the treatment of depression?

A recently published study in JAMA Internal Medicine showed that clinical depression is poorly diagnosed and often goes untreated. A…

How can Artificial Intelligence in healthcare help patient engagement?

A recent article in The Commonwealth Fund blog, “Envisioning a Digital Health Advisor,” raises the question of being able to…

Shared Care Plans and Utilization Management

Utilization Management (UM) is ubiquitous in healthcare. It is a system of authorizations for procedures and some referrals, for the…

Medicare Advantage and Risk Adjustment: A View Ahead

The federal government recognizes that not every Medicare beneficiary's health care services in a given year cost the same as…

Laying the foundation for Artificial Intelligence in health care

Medicine is often described as both an art and a science.  One might think that the “science of medicine” should…