Healthcare’s AI Revolution: Navigating the Challenges and Opportunities Ahead with a New Book

Challenges in Health Care Economics and Artificial Intelligence

As a journalist, I can rewrite the article as follows:

The healthcare industry is often overlooked in discussions about the impact of artificial intelligence on various sectors of the economy. However, it is clear that this sector, which accounts for nearly one fifth of the economy, will not be able to avoid the disruptive effects of AI. Efficiency and cost considerations are driving this change.

A new book edited by Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb, and Catherine Tucker explores the challenges facing healthcare as it looks to adopt AI technology. The authors bring together experts from diverse fields such as health economics, medicine, philosophy, law, public health, and machine learning to examine the primary obstacles to AI adoption in healthcare. Through original research papers and comprehensive responses, they identify barriers in four key areas: incentives, management, data availability, and regulation.

Despite these challenges, the contributors also highlight the potential for AI to enhance outcomes and reduce costs in healthcare. In order to shape policies that will guide the evolution of the healthcare system in a way that takes advantage of these benefits while mitigating risks associated with AI integration into healthcare systems it is crucial to have a thorough understanding of both the benefits and obstacles associated with its adoption. The insights provided in this book will prove invaluable in navigating this complex landscape.

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