Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the science and engineering of making intelligent machines, that have the computation ability to engage on behaviors that humans consider intelligent.
The digital healthcare market is expected to touch $206 billion by 2020, as a joint study by SAP and Oxford Economics concluded that nearly 70% healthcare companies are planning to digitally transform their operations, while nearly 61% believe that this will increase patient satisfaction.
With big data software companies and cloud providers using up a large amount of data, there has been a substantial increase in the practical application of AI.
In the last few years, healthcare has joined other industries in the quest to deliver better customer experience. This has brought about a fundamental change in the healthcare industry and they have now shifted from volume to value of care of patients. The evolution in the cloud, data and mobile technologies has disrupted the health care industry.