Risks Of AI In Healthcare Come To Light
– Class action lawsuit filed against UnitedHealthcare for AI-related harms.
– AI algorithm allegedly denies care based on a 90% error rate.
– Insurers, like UnitedHealthcare, may exploit AI for coverage denials.
– Appeals for Medicare Advantage plans lack clarity compared to traditional Medicare.
– Lawsuit signals a need for regulations in AI use in healthcare.
– Elderly patients, especially, face challenges in advocating for denied care.
– Medicare open enrollment warns of potential insurers denying essential care.
– AI-driven algorithms could impact the frequency of care denials.
– Lack of awareness and information on appeal processes for coverage denials.
– Urgent need for legislative regulation to address AI risks in healthcare.