Digitization means taking paper charts and putting them into EHRs. Digital transformation means leveraging the digital asset to do something we never could before. Applying AI/ML in healthcare will be one of the primary ways we carry out that digital transformation.
Prashant tells us our goal for digital transformation is to “help the humans of healthcare achieve better outcomes”. That means better experiences and outcomes for patients, providers, administrators, and more.
And if we want to achieve that goal, we’ll need to combine the best of AI and ML with the best of the humans and the best of our organizations to create symbiotic intelligence.
Prashant Natarajan is Vice President of Strategy & Products at H2O.ai where he is responsible for AI solutions serving industry verticals such as health, life sciences, & government. He is passionate about helping healthcare organizations maximize their technology investments to improve personal wellness, care access & affordability, clinician satisfaction, and health policy. Prior to joining the H2O.ai team, Prashant contributed to award-winning roles as a product manager, domain specialist, and expert consultant at Oracle, McKesson, Siemens (now Cerner), Healthways, and eCredit.com. His current areas of focus are health insurance, drug discovery & safety, precision medicine, population health, and opioid crisis. He is a recognized executive leader, industry/domain expert, and hands-on solutions designer with an undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering from Manipal University. Prashant is a best-selling author and contributor to books on business intelligence, big data analytics, applied machine learning, and head & neck cancer.
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- Demystifying Big Data and Machine Learning for Healthcare (Himss Book)
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/natarpr/
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