Kaiser Permanente: Using Machine Learning to Save Lives
"With H2O we saw how faster processing and faster access to data can help us and that we don't need to sample anymore."
Taposh Dutta Roy
Health Data Project Lead
Overview of the Challenge
Patients who experience an unplanned transfer to the ICU experience two to five times the mortality of those that are addmitted directly and they stay in the hospitcal an average of eight to twelve days more. Building an early warning system for these patients would allow clinicians to intervene and improve patient outcomes.