How AI in ambulances saves lives

Episode 23

35 min. 08 sec

Rogier van der Sluijs

Thirty percent of seriously injured adults are not transported to the appropriate hospital. To increase the chance of survival and reduce the risk of permanent injury, the Trauma Triage App was developed. Based on AI, the app helps ambulance personnel make better, life-saving decisions.

We speak to Rogier van der Sluijs, a researcher at Stanford University and one of the app’s creators. In what ways does the app contribute to the life-saving work of ambulance personnel? And how do you make sure they actually embrace the app?