There are many steps that need to be taken so we physicians continue to have agency in our own practices. AI is not about ceding that; it’s about taking it back. We need to engage with researchers, vendors, administrators, insurers, and regulators so our voices as physicians can be heard. We need to advocate for our patients and our colleagues.
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Ignoring AI is not the answer. We need to embrace AI and make it serve our needs. Decisions are being made with or without us. We all would prefer to be at the table that will shape the future of health care. Let’s do one better: Let’s be at the center of these conversations.
Dr. Garg is a practicing emergency physician at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London, Connecticut. She also enjoys working on some healthtech projects on the side and is studying to be board certified in lifestyle medicine this year.