The A.I. Will See You Now

UNILAD-FxFEicPOWith machines taking more of the work traditionally done by humans, it’s only inevitable they’ll iron out the inefficiencies of health care. But we probably won’t see that first with hospitals or traditional doctors. We’ll see it happen with a small coterie of mobile apps that let you speak to a doctor at the tap of a button.

Babylon Health is a British mobile app that charges its users £5 (about $8) a month to speak to a general practitioner whenever they want, as many times as they need. The doctors can write prescriptions and refer them to specialists.


About Peter Coffaro 1439 Articles
A growth-driven and strategic executive, Peter Coffaro commands more than 20 years of progressive management success within the medical device industry. As a District Sales Manager for Stryker Orthopaedics, Peter was responsible for managing and directing a regional sales force to achieve sales and profit goals within the Rocky Mountain region. Previously, he was the Director of Sales & Marketing for Amp Orthopedics. In this role, Peter was responsible for planning, developing, and leading all sales and marketing initiatives. Peter is a former orthopedic distributor in the Pacific Northwest. He has also worked with DePuy Orthopaedics as well as Zimmer, and held positions in sales, sales training, and sales management. Peter has an extensive background in organizational development, business development, sales management, negotiating and P&L management. Peter holds a B.S. degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University.

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