Conversational AI in Healthcare: 5 Use Cases That Are Transforming The Industry
The Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV2) outbreak in early 2020 became a cause for concern across the healthcare sector. The increased load on medical establishments coupled with the growing shortage of clinical and administrative staff cost the United States healthcare industry a whopping USD 20 Billion per month. By the end of 2020, US healthcare lost over USD 320 Billion.
Almost two years later, the problems persist for global healthcare systems. Hospitals are still facing an acute shortage of staff as workloads continue to increase exponentially. Even today, as COVID-19 surges continue to erupt across the globe, medical centers are constantly expanding treatment facilities, contracting additional staff, and relying on human administrators to manage heaps of paperwork.