Microsoft Plans To Bring AI Into Healthcare

Recently Microsoft has announced some solutions, projects, and AI accelerators to make intelligent health possible for the coming Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference.
According to the Official Microsoft Blog, the details are -
  • Microsoft Genomics: The general availability of Microsoft Azure, providing researchers and clinicians with highly accelerated, cloud-powered genomic processing services. The flagship partner for this launch is St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
  • Microsoft Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint: HIPAA/HITRUST – Health Data & AI: The general availability of an end-to-end application development foundation to help health organizations move to the cloud with greater simplicity, compliance, security and industry-standard compatibility.
  • AI Network for Healthcare: An expansion of the Microsoft Intelligent Network for Eyecare, now AI Network for Healthcare, to create an AI-focused network in cardiology, in partnership with one of the largest health systems in India, Apollo Hospitals.
  • Microsoft 365 Huddle Solution Templates: The publication of new developer templates that extend Microsoft Teams, so health teams can benefit from state-of-the-art collaboration tools to drive quality and care outcomes in Microsoft 365.
  • Project Empower MD: Project EmpowerMD, a research collaboration with UPMC, will create a system that listens and learns from what doctors say and do, to dramatically reduce the burden of note-taking for physicians.
  • Project InnerEye: Announcing new integrations with TeraRecon and Intuitive Surgical.
Additionally, Microsoft has also announced the general availability of Microsoft Genomics Service on Azure in the partnership of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for providing genomic processing service to researchers, data scientists, and clinicians, handling data rich workloads.
To learn more about this initiative you can visit the Official Microsoft Blog.