Ep. 112: AI-Assisted Ambient Medical Documentation with Ian Kazi Shakil (co-founder Augmedix)

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Ep. 112: AI-Assisted Ambient Medical Documentation with Ian Kazi Shakil (co-founder Augmedix)

AI-Assisted Ambient Medical Documentation with Ian Kazi Shakil
February 28, 2023

Ep. 112: AI-Assisted Ambient Medical Documentation with Ian Kazi Shakil (co-founder Augmedix)

In this episode of Health Unchained, host Ray Dogum speaks with Ian Kazi Shakil, co-founder of Augmedix, about the company’s mission to reduce the documentation burden for healthcare providers through the use of AI technology. They also discuss the potential uses of blockchain and augmented reality in healthcare, as well as how Augmedix is helping to improve patient care and reduce provider burnout.

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Topics Covered Include:

  • 00:00:00 – Get ready for the Blockchain in Healthcare Symposium in New Orleans on September 21st, 2023!
  • 00:02:02 – Step into the future of healthcare with Google Glass and explore augmented reality and artificial intelligence
  • 00:03:58 – Join Ian on his journey building Augedix and discover his unique perspectives on AI, AR, blockchain, and Web Three
  • 00:08:20 – Say goodbye to manual note-taking and hello to streamlined processes for healthcare providers
  • 00:10:56 – Discover the high acceptance rate of automation solutions across all demographics in the healthcare industry
  • 00:14:29 – Learn how AI is successfully used in behavioral health visits to enhance patient care
  • 00:18:23 – Stay up-to-date on the evolution of enterprise-grade devices in the healthcare sector
  • 00:20:48 – Gain insight into the perception of blockchain technology in healthcare and its potential benefits
  • 00:25:07 – Explore how automation solutions are approaching zero human interaction in healthcare
  • 00:29:10 – Discover the need for standard machine-readable notes to improve provider feedback loops and patient outcomes
  • 00:32:43 – Understand the impact of Covid-19 on well-being measurement in the healthcare industry
  • 00:34:40 – Find out how telehealth companies are integrating into health systems to improve patient care
  • 00:36:26 – Learn about the benefits of patient portals for health systems, including EMR setup and My Chart
  • 00:39:08 – Ensure rigorous security standards for healthcare system customers with the latest technology
  • 00:43:10 – Gain permission to use automation in large healthcare systems and revolutionize the industry
  • 00:44:20 – Follow the complex process of setting up the first trench in healthcare automation
  • 00:48:44 – Stay informed with the News Corner and learn about the impact of earthquakes on families
  • 00:51:54 – Hear Ian Shakil’s closing thoughts and take away valuable insights for the future of healthcare

News Corner:

In recent news, Southern Türkiye and bordering Northern Syria were hit by devastating earthquakes on February 6, 2023. The death toll is currently over 46,000 people with many still missing under the rubble. The disaster has caused destruction to 264,000 apartments, leaving many survivors to rebuild their lives elsewhere. As a result, many humanitarian-related issues have come to light during this tragic event.

As someone with close family ties to the region, this disaster hits particularly close to home. The loss of so many loved ones in a single week is a tragedy that words cannot adequately describe. The survivors are faced with the daunting task of rebuilding their lives and homes from the ground up. The Health Unchained Podcast sends their condolences to those affected by this disaster and thanks all supporters who have come together to help those in need.

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