Payer Insights Program: Harnessing AI & Analytics as a Force for Good
The session discussed the increasing role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare, particularly in patient care and information systems. Panelists included healthcare professionals and leaders in tech-driven health companies. The conversation highlighted the challenges and benefits of incorporating AI into healthcare systems. Topics included the ways in which AI can improve patient triage, the importance of educating physicians about AI, the potential for AI in imaging and diagnostics, and concerns around data accuracy and interoperability. However, hurdles such as resistance to change among healthcare professionals and fear of job loss were also discussed. The panel agreed on the crucial role of AI in advancing healthcare and the need for strategic and responsible implementation.