The landscape of the healthcare industry is evolving with the use of AI and robotics. Sophia is a social humanoid robot developed by Hong Kong-based company Hanson Robotics. Sophia was activated on February 14, 2016 and made her first public appearance at South by Southwest Festival (SXSW) in mid-March 2016 in Austin, Texas, United States.

How COVID-19 has Affected the Healthcare Revenue Cycle

The novel Coronavirus took the world by surprise, from businesses to schools, and many people were compelled to stay at home, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Being a viral disease, both the acute and chronic patients were asked to avoid unnecessary visits to healthcare facilities, and most of the treatment was done virtually or by sending health teams to homes.