Healthcare Innovation Bulletin
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  "These are superpowers, and that's what we should be looking at for AI. We shouldn't have AI for what doctors can do, and we should have AI for what doctors can do but won't, but let's really focus on what doctors can't do."

- Dr. Isaac Kohane, chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School
  "According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, they predict a shortage of physicians in the U.S. by 2025 that will be estimated to reach between 34,600 to 88,000 doctors."

Excerpted from: Sanvada, "Healthcare Will Embrace AI Innovations as Physician Shortage Grows"
What's News
  What's in Store for Health Technology in 2018?
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  Pioneering a health care innovation ecosystem to better serve patients
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  Cutting Through the Noise: Defining Opportunities for Health Care Innovation
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  Law and regulation in the healthcare IT world
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IBM manager, academics describe challenges, potential of healthcare AI
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  Cigna-HealthSpring, Lyft Make Medical Transportation Easier for Customers
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Optum Announces $250 Million Fund for Next Gen Health Care Innovation
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Innovation in a Changing US Health System

More clinical trials originate in the United States, and more Nobel Physiology and Medicine Laureates are from here than from any other country. The key: the huge US health care market. We spend a LOT on health, which means there's lots of money to be made. This video by Healthcare Triage features Aaron Carroll discussing innnovation in the US healthcare system.

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Forbes: Top 5 Digital Health Trends of 2017

1. The Largest Dollar Amounts Ever Invested In Digital Health
2. Traditional Healthcare Players Held Their Ground
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Source: Forbes, December 20, 2017

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