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Picture the hospital of the future replete with a NASA-like command center featuring scores of information screens and a radiology department that leverages AI technology to help improve diagnostic accuracy and deep-learning technology to ensure that radiology images are clear. This is the world of data-driven medicine that, sees -- not in a crystal ball but in the real world. "Those technologies are here now, and they are gaining steam," said Charles Koontz, CEO of GE Healthcare Digital and chief digital officer of GE Healthcare in an interview at GE Digital's Minds Machines event in San Francisco last week. A 2016 McKinsey study supports the notion that the healthcare sector is embracing digital transformation. The field has seen "some core change," according to McKinsey, basing that assessment on a survey of 10 verticals.