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Chief AI Officers in Healthcare: Strategy, Tactics and Evangelism

Summary of article from HealthTech Magazine, by Nathan Eddy:

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare has led to organizations considering hiring a Chief AI Officer (CAIO) to spearhead their AI strategies. The role of a CAIO involves accelerating AI adoption while ensuring safety and innovation, managing investments, and addressing ethical and governance issues. They also need to understand the integration of AI with existing technologies like electronic health records. The role has evolved to include more attention to governance and risk management, especially in medical tech companies. CAIOs provide strategic advantage by guiding AI initiatives, ensuring alignment with strategic objectives, and fostering a culture of exploration and experimentation.