HealthTech Magazines May 4, 2022
By Craig Richardville, SVP, Chief Information and Digital Officer, SCL Health
One of the more interesting challenges that health system IT executives face today is evaluating and prioritizing new clinical applications for AI. Among the rapidly expanding number of innovations covering nearly every aspect of health system clinical and administrative operations, ambient AI is one of the more compelling technologies because of the immediate and longer-term value it provides. In our experience, the process of implementing an ambient AI solution can also serve as a model for testing and deploying other advanced intelligence solutions.
Our journey to ambient AI
We first considered ambient AI technology after Nuance Communications introduced its DAX system in late 2019 to mitigate physician burnout by reducing clinical...