“Predictive algorithms that power these tools should be continually reviewed and refined, and supplemented by information such as socio-economic data, to help clinicians make the best-informed care decisions for each patient.”
Racial bias found in algorithm used to predict healthcare needs of millions of Americans
BY: Harriet Alexander
An algorithm used to predict the healthcare needs of patients in the United States has been found to discriminate significantly against black people.
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