Just a short few years ago, virtual sitting was considered one of the most important technology implementations a hospital could make to reduce costs and improve patient safety. However, new advances in information technology move at lightning speed. Today, the traditional patient sitter model is now ready for an upgrade.
Enter “augmented intelligence” or AI — this tech is touted as the answer to solving many modern health care challenges. But what is it? How exactly does it work? And what can it do to improve virtual patient care?