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After months of foundational discussions about the forces of disruption with health start-ups and innovators, we have come to believe that the promise of learning algorithms*, to measurably improve efficacy and ROI, is too compelling to ignore and that 'data lakes', with clear rules and governance around data use, will emerge around specific tasks (ie: health jobs).
In this episode, Dr. Byrne unpacks edge-thinking on this issue and shares his perspective on why it’s important for everyone developing innovative new H.W.B.* app’s and services to pay close attention to where/how learning algorithms are extracting value from H.W.B.** data.
*See Insight 13 for background on learning algorithms
**See Insight 1 for background on Health, Wellness & Betterment
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