CWDS Featured on Gigaom: How Machine Learning is Saving Lives While Saving Hospitals Money

The Center for Data Science has just been featured in an article by Derrick Harris with Gigaom, titled: "How Machine Learning is Saving Lives While Saving Hospitals Money", centered around the Risk-O-Meter tool developed by the Healthcare Informatics research group at CWDS. It highlights both the recent successful deployment of the tool, as well as its applications in cost savings for hospitals, improvements in patient care for those at risk of congestive heart failure, and the valuable information it can provide to both doctors and hospital staff. The tool has seen huge improvements over the past year as researchers at CWDS have worked to refine & prepare the tool for deployment in a real hospital environment.
 
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