In this episode of the In Context podcast, we welcome Len D’Avolio. Len is Co-Founder and CEO of Cyft, a Boston-based machine learning startup that turns healthcare organizations into learning healthcare systems. In his conversation with Kathryn Hume, they talk about what does and doesn’t work in helping companies shift from a deterministic to a probabilistic operating model through the lens of the healthcare industry.
You’ll learn about the:
Ways in which healthcare is ripe for disruption
Role of data science and machine learning in healthcare
Economic incentives of the healthcare provider system
Hurdles that healthcare needs to overcome in its approach to data
Breaking away from rules-based thinking
How machine learning can change the types of services healthcare provides