The Indianapolis-based insurer has been applying IBM’s Watson technology to address issues that prevent providers from implementing. WellPoint plans to use IBM’s Watson technology to speed up health care diagnosis, claims processing and ultimately disrupt the market. Patients of the WellPoint health insurance companies may soon get their diagnostic and treatment advice from Watson, the IBM computer system. Watson .
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‘Watson,’ WellPoint team up to improve patient care | Analytics Magazine
Take the exam close to home and on your schedule: Wayne DeVeydt, CFO at WellPoint, told investors at a Morgan Stanley investment conference that the company was expecting consolidation in the health care industry and survivors had to get an edge to thrive. Wellpoibt is the nation’s largest health benefits company in terms of medical membership, with 34 million members in its affiliated health plans, and a total of more than 70 million individuals served through its subsidiaries.
The rankings recognize organizations across the healthcare value chain that demonstrate leadership in improving human life at sustainable costs. Depending on the progress of the development efforts, WellPoint anticipates employing Watson technology in earlyworking with select physician groups in clinical pilots.
We believe new solutions built on the IBM Watson technology will inm valuable for our provider partners, and more importantly, give us new tools to help ensure our members are receiving the best possible care. Because Watson will never be a doctor, but it wellpint in the heck can help doctors do watxon job a lot better and more efficiently.
Watson may help physicians identify treatment options that balance the interactions of various drugs and narrow among a large group of treatment choices, enabling physicians to quickly select the more effective treatment plans for their patients. Build your own feed New to RSS? Watson watsson, is a computing system built by a team of IBM scientists who set out to accomplish a grand challenge — build a computing system that rivals a human’s ability to answer questions posed in natural language with speed, accuracy and confidence.
Watson may help physicians identify treatment options that balance the interactions of various drugs and narrow among a large group of treatment choices, enabling physicians to quickly select the more effective treatment plans for their patients. The SEC’s complaint seeks to bar Musk from serving as an officer or director of a public company.
How WellPoint plans to use IBM’s Watson
It is also expected to streamline communication between a patient’s physician and their ivm plan, helping to improve efficiency in clinical review of complex cases. The suit, filed in June, alleges that the former Tesla technician transferred gigabytes of trade secrets to outsiders.
And what we’re looking forward to do is we’re going to watsoh piloting this program, is to start to feed it, start to feed it our claims data, start to work with physicians on how we feed their intellectual knowledge, what they’re learning, what the outcomes are. You may unsubscribe from these newsletters at any time. Depending on the progress of the development efforts, Wellponit anticipates employing Watson technology in earlyworking with select physician groups in clinical pilots.
The thing is that medicine is changing so fast and so quick and so many new things are coming in that it is impossible for any one physician to know everything they need to know about any kind of outcome or any kind of diagnosis that would be out there.
Under the agreement, WellPoint will develop and launch Watson-based solutions to help improve patient care through the delivery of up-to-date, evidence-based health care for millions of Americans. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements that speak only as of the date hereof. Except to the extent otherwise required by federal securities law, we do not undertake any obligation to republish revised forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.
We help to improve the health of our members and our communities, and provide greater value to our customers and shareholders. Watson can sift through an equivalent of about 1 million books or roughly million pages of data, analyze the information and provide precise responses in less than three seconds. EBay takes Amazon to court over alleged trader poaching The lawsuit alleges that Amazon has been abusing eBay systems to steal high-value sellers for years.
Earlier this year, Watson competed and won against two of the most celebrated players ever to appear on Jeopardy!. WellPoint plans to use IBM’s Watson technology to speed up health care diagnosis, claims processing and ultimately disrupt the market.
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Here’s what DeVeydt had to say: Rimini Street, both sides made clear there’s no love lost between the two companies. Under the agreement, WellPoint will develop and launch Watson-based solutions to help improve patient care through the delivery of up-to-date, evidence-based health care for millions of Americans.
For example, we envision that new applications will allow physicians to use Watson to consult patient medical histories, recent test results, recommended treatment protocols and the latest research findings loaded into Watson to well;oint the best and most effective courses of treatment with their patients.
But the goal is how do we get this technology into the hands of watdon providers? Home Site map Search for: My Profile Log Out. Wrllpoint could even be used to direct patients to the physician in their area with the best success in treating a particular illness.
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