Tag: Wellpoint Watson

IBM’s Watson evaluating evidence-based cancer treatment options

IBM’s Watson, a super computer that is famous for defeating two human champions on Jeopardy, has a new role at Cedars-Sinai’s Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute in Los Angeles, California. Watson will essentially advising oncologists, evaluating various variables from evidence-based cancer treatment options and providing solutions to physicians in a matter of seconds.

IBM Watson’s next role in medicine: partnering with health insurance companies

The super computer known as Watson, who became famous after handily beating two contestants on Jeopardy, will soon be used to assist doctors in diagnosing and appropriately treating patients — partnering with health insurance companies in the process. Dr. Iltifat Husain, editor-in-chief of iMedicalApps has written various articles in the past about Watson, including one […]