A new report by Accenture states that clinical AI applications could save the healthcare industry $150 billion over the next 10 years. The report predicts a 40% annual growth rate for AI in healthcare by 2021. The top AI applications ranked by potential cost savings are robot-assisted surgery, virtual nursing assistants, and administrative workflow assistance. The report also highlights the need for healthcare organizations to plan for the impact of AI on the workforce, establish organizational strategies for AI adoption, prioritize patient engagement, and prioritize security.
Cloud Detection and Response (CDR) company, Gem Security, has raised $23m in an oversubscribed Series A funding round. The round was led by GGV Capital