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Journal Article
Commentary

A new argument for no-fault compensation in health care: the introduction of artificial intelligence systems.

Holm S, Stanton C, Bartlett B. Health Care Anal. 2021;Epub Mar 22.

Artificial intelligence (AI) is currently used to assist with many healthcare practices, including diagnosing cancer, detecting deterioration, and medication reconciliations. As the use of AI continues to expand, regulators and legal experts will need to consider how to manage compensation for patients who have experienced medical errors. This commentary suggests no-fault compensation as a possible solution.