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NHS to set up a national AI lab

The Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, announced £250m will be spent on boosting the role of AI within the health service.
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Research: Half of hospital decision-makers plan to invest in AI by 2021

The study, conducted by Olive AI, explored how hospital leaders aim to drive efficiency and reduce costs through investments in non-clinical technologies.
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CTA launches an initiative to improve efficiencies in AI and healthcare

Among the working group members are companies such as AT&T, Doctor on Demand, Fitbit, Google, IBM, Osso VR, Philips, Samsung, Validic and Verizon.
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CMS launches Artificial Intelligence Health Outcomes Challenge

The goal of the challenge is to unleash innovative solutions as CMS continues to move the healthcare system towards value.
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OWKIN launches AI-powered medical research network

The OWKIN Loop Network is comprised of 44 hospitals and research institutions across the US and Europe, including Cleveland Clinic and Mount Sinai.
AI can identify early Alzheimers

An AI system may be able to identify early Alzheimer’s 6 years before clinical...

It is a work of the researchers at the University of California at Berkeley's Radiology & Biomedical Imaging Department and the Big Data in Radiology group.
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Tencent, Medopad team-up to improve Parkinson’s disease treatment with AI

The two companies are working with the Parkinson's Center of Excellence at King's College Hospital in London to develop a software that can detect signs of Parkinson's within minutes.
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Nuance, Epic team-up on AI-enabled voice assisted technology

The two companies showcased how ambient clinical documentation can make AI-powered virtual assistant capabilities widely available through Epic apps.
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VA teams-up with DeepMind to use AI to identify health risks for veterans

The partnership will focus on analyzing patterns from around 700,000 historical, de-personalized health records to develop machine learning algorithms.
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Alexa-powered OptraGURU launches as the first conversational digital genetic assistant

It aims to change the way consumers, genetic counselors, and scientists interact with genetic data and how they engage with genetic testing providers.