The New York Times commissioned us to write this interactive feature for healthcare data company Inovalon.
An A.I. Revolution WHY A.I. IS THE GAME CHANGER HEALTH CARE NEEDS
THE DATA GENERATED in the health care industry increases by 48 percent every year. The amount produced in 2020 alone could exceed 2.3 zettabytes, or 2.3 trillion gigabytes. That’s the amount of data it would take to watch 262 million years straight of HD movies.
This tsunami of data, along with industry inefficiencies, make health care ripe for digital innovation. A.I. and machine learning in particular hold the potential to reduce costs while improving the health of millions of people.