Robotics and AI in hospitals

07 Feb 2017

BLM healthcare partner, Greg McEwen explores the use of new robotics and artificial intelligence in healthcare, the benefit and potential that it brings the healthcare sector, and what affect these developments will have on healthcare insurance claims.

Within his article for Pixel Health, Greg explores the history of robotics in healthcare, particularly in surgery and how the technology has evolved since it was first introduced in 1984.

What are the risks that these robots bring and what happens if or when they malfunction?

Greg summarises some of the potential risks and how these risks are shaping healthcare claims.

To read the full article published in Pixel Health please click here.

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