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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In recent years, few areas have advanced as rapidly as health care. And what we’re looking forward to do is we’re going to start 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. And if we can diagnose things much sooner and treat it in a much quicker fashion with better outcomes based on data and accumulation of years of medicine and the modern medicine that’s changing every day, getting that into the system, we think this can be the unique disruptor.
Watsonis 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. Medical conditions such as cancer, diabetes, chronic heart or kidney disease are incredibly intricate.
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Watsno 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 discuss the best and most effective courses of treatment with their patients. WellPoint works to simplify the connection between Health, Care and Value.
Imagine having the ability to take in all the information around a patient’s medical care — symptoms, findings, patient interviews and diagnostic studies. To join the social discussion about Watson, www.
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What Watson can do, though, is actually give you probabilities of outcomes based on the symptoms that you put into it and the data you put into it.
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Wellpoit 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.
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Depending on the progress of the development efforts, WellPoint anticipates employing Watson technology in earlyworking with select physician groups in clinical pilots. So we actually wfllpoint this as probably one of the most unique disruptors coming into our business, we’re very excited about our partnership with IBM.
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Additional information about WellPoint is available at www. 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.