Building health AIs should be UK ambition, says strategy review – TechCrunch

TechCrunch Building health AIs should be UK ambition, says strategy reviewTechCrunchIn July the ICO concluded that the arrangement — DeepMind’s first with an NHS Trust — breached UK privacy law, saying the ~1.6M NHS patients whose full medical records are … Read More

HIT Think How machine learning can speed quality measure development – Health Data Management

Health Data Management HIT Think How machine learning can speed quality measure developmentHealth Data ManagementQuality measures have become an essential component of the healthcare system. But ensuring that new measures are valid, reliable and evidence-based is a time- and labor-intensive … Read More

Goop’s health marketing is under attack again—this time from an advertising watchdog – Fast Company

Fast Company Goop’s health marketing is under attack again—this time from an advertising watchdogFast CompanyThis includes crystals to “treat infertility,” that walking barefoot “cures insomnia,” and that Goop’s signature perfume “improves memory” and can “work as antibiotics.” Of course, Goop’s … Read More

MIT Uses Deep Learning to Create ICU, EHR Predictive Analytics – Health IT Analytics

Health IT Analytics MIT Uses Deep Learning to Create ICU, EHR Predictive AnalyticsHealth IT AnalyticsDeep learning has become a promising approach for fine-tuning predictive analytics and clinical decision support capabilities. Unlike other forms of machine learning, deep learning layers a … Read More

A health startup founder wants the NHS to open up its tender process after opaque deals – Business Insider

Business Insider A health startup founder wants the NHS to open up its tender process after opaque dealsBusiness InsiderHis comments come after Google DeepMind and rival app Babylon Health announced a number of partnerships across the NHS. “Sometimes you seen … Read More

Google’s DeepMind Health independent review panel shares first annual report, raises concerns with data privacy and … – MobiHealthNews

MobiHealthNews Google’s DeepMind Health independent review panel shares first annual report, raises concerns with data privacy and …MobiHealthNewsOverhauling the technological capabilities of the UK’s National Health Service is no easy feat. For Google DeepMind Health – which has positioned itself … Read More

Why are we giving away our most sensitive health data to Google? – The Guardian

Quartz Why are we giving away our most sensitive health data to Google?The GuardianDeepMind, an artificial intelligence company, states that it hasn’t used the records except as directed by the hospital trust. Using synthetic data, DeepMind has built an app, … Read More

DeepMind held 1.6 million people’s health records unlawfully, but no one’s getting fined for it – Quartz

Quartz DeepMind held 1.6 million people’s health records unlawfully, but no one’s getting fined for itQuartzGoogle’s cutting-edge artificial intelligence unit DeepMind was unlawfully given the health records of 1.6 million patients at London’s Royal Free hospital in 2015, the United … Read More

Google’s DeepMind and UK hospitals made illegal deal for health data, says watchdog – The Verge

The Verge Google’s DeepMind and UK hospitals made illegal deal for health data, says watchdogThe VergeA deal between UK hospitals and Google’s AI subsidiary DeepMind “failed to comply with data protection law,” according to the UK’s data watchdog. The Information … Read More

Healthcare organizations begin to embrace digital disruption – Health Data Management

Health Data Management Healthcare organizations begin to embrace digital disruptionHealth Data ManagementEarly tests have suggested that these approaches are at least as accurate as clinicians. For example, a research team led by Case Western Reserve University studied whether a deep–learning … Read More