Why IBM Watson Health could never live up to the promises

Why IBM Watson Health could never live up to the promises

In 2011, IBM entered the healthcare space with a bold promise to transform medicine with its artificial intelligence system, Watson. They quickly forged alliances with the biggest names in healthcare, including Sloan Kettering, Mayo Clinic, CVS Health, and Johnson &

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Anishnaabe and Dakota chiefs call for inquiry over revelations in Broken Promises investigation

Anishnaabe and Dakota chiefs call for inquiry over revelations in Broken Promises investigation

An advocacy organization representing Anishinaabe and Dakota communities in Manitoba is calling for an inquiry into how the federal government reviews major infrastructure projects on First Nations.The Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO), which represents 34 First Nations in the province,

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White House promises vaccine help as states rush to catch up

U.K. first to start using Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

A giant vaccination center is opening in Houston to administer 126,000 coronavirus doses in the next three weeks. Nevada health officials are working overtime to distribute delayed shots. And Rhode Island is rescheduling appointments after a vaccine shipment failed to

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Biden promises vastly different approach to COVID-19 pandemic – National

Biden promises vastly different approach to COVID-19 pandemic - National

When Joe Biden is sworn-in as president of the United States, it will mark the beginning of a new era in the U.S. government response to the COVID-19 pandemic.Americans will notice the difference on day one. Read more: ‘Democracy

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If They Sweep on Election Day, Dems Still Face a Challenge Meeting Health Promises

If They Sweep on Election Day, Dems Still Face a Challenge Meeting Health Promises

Democrats are favored to win both chambers of Congress after years of campaign-trail promises about health care. But with a pandemic, a more conservative Supreme Court and lingering disagreements between progressives and moderates, it could be difficult for Democrats to

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Kaiser CEO promises strategic shift to stronger focus on equity: HLTH 2020

Kaiser CEO promises strategic shift to stronger focus on equity: HLTH 2020

Dive Brief: Integrated health giant Kaiser Permanente said it intends to put a stronger focus on equity and inclusion in one of Greg Adams’ first major moves as CEO. The Oakland, California-based nonprofit plans to bring ethnicity and race factors

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CMS promises a plan for Medicare to cover coronavirus vaccine

Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine shows antibody, T-cell responses a month after second dose in interim Phase I data

Most of the nation’s attention is currently focused on the development and approval of a coronavirus vaccine. But there are still many hurdles to getting a working vaccine to patients — from the logistics of transporting a vaccine that might

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Promises Kept? On Health Care, Trump’s Claims of ‘Monumental Steps’ Don’t Add Up

Promises Kept? On Health Care, Trump’s Claims of ‘Monumental Steps’ Don’t Add Up

When it comes to health care, President Donald Trump has promised far more than he has delivered. But that doesn’t mean his administration has had no impact on health issues — including the operation of the Affordable Care Act, prescription

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South Carolina health agency promises new leader by November

Rural hospitals fear CMS could penalize them for PPP loans

The leader of the board that directs South Carolina’s health and environmental agency promised Wednesday to select a new director by November as senators questioned how the agency is handling its emergency powers during the COVID-19 pandemic.The South Carolina Department

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