digital health

Tim Kelsey will step down from the role of CEO of the Australian Digital Health Agency in January. Kelsey led the ADHA since 2016 and presided over the introduction of the controversial $1.5 billion My Health Record system. The ADHA board will appoint an interim CEO while a recruitment process

Google has awarded the University of Sydney’s Westmead Applied Research Centre a $1 million prize and expert support to continue the development of its digital health program which uses AI to predict heart attacks. The digital health project this week won the inaugural AI Impact Challenge, a program run by

Annual cost savings derived from the adoption of chatbots in healthcare will reach $3.6 billion globally by 2022, up from an estimated $2.8 million in 2017. This growth will average 320 per cent per annum, as AI-powered chatbots will drive improved customer experiences for patients. Sign up to Which-50’s Irregular