Customer Stories Healthcare

Description of company and business challenge/opportunity

  • Big Data healthcare initiative; how to utilize vast data amounts to increase efficiency and create personalized health care (precision medicine)
  • Funded by Norwegian Research Council and large hospital institutions together with Industry partners

AI/ ML project & program

  • Project scope: to use AI on cardiac arrest events caused by a special symptom called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (thickened heart wall)
  • Joint venture project between Crayon and BigMed.
  • Using ultrasound images from 30 volunteers to work on techniques to identify and measure thickness of heart wall.
  • Data insight project leading to a government funded application with deep study to follow

Description of company and business challenge/opportunity

  • Norway’s national hospital
  • New regulation from 2019 to offer colonoscopy to all males from the age of 50

AI/ ML project & program

  • Goal to detect identifying asymptomatic polyps with possible invasive cancer from images taken during endoscopy procedure in order to make treatment process faster and more efficient
  • Project involving NLP from pathology reports combined to develop a ML model with images from Endoscopy Procedures.
  • Goal to scale the final application deployment internationally
  • Project stage 1 run with 2 data scientist for 2 months

Description of company and business challenge/opportunity

  • The Norwegian Directorate of eHealth (NDE) is a sub-ordinate institution of our Ministry of Health and Care Services (2016)
  • Responsibility to develop and administrate digital solutions that will improve and simplify our health and care sector.

AI/ ML project & program

  • Project scope is to demonstrate Syntetic Data Vault (SDV) as means of anonymizing data from multiple health registries.
  • The goal is to identify technologies that can be used to give data access to researchers without compromising data privacy
  • Crayon have delivered 1 data scientist and 1 UX designer delivering a demo to showcase the technology

Description of company and business challenge/opportunity

  • Norwegian Cancer registry, holding all cancer related patient data since 1950
  • The registry is looking for ways to share more data without compromising privacy.
  • Challenge:  To evaluate the opportunity to share data insight through the execution of statistical analysis and ML on encrypted data using Homomorphic encryption?

AI/ ML project & program

  • Project POC scope:  Reproduce a part of the cancer registry report from 2015  by using homomorphic encryption on the data to reproduce a specific statistical table
  • Joint effort with Crayon and Microsoft Research, using MSR’s SEAL library for homomorphic encryption.
  • Successful results demonstrating viable technology to be used in near future.
  • Delivered 1 data scientist for a period of 3 months

Description of company and business challenge/opportunity

  • Directorate of Health is an executive agency and professional authority under the Ministry of Health and Care Services.
  • The mandate for Directorate of Health is to improve the health of the citizens and the community as a whole through targeted activities across services, sectors and administrative levels.

AI/ ML project & program

  • Project scope: To develop a rule based engine to calculate the distribution of ISF to all Health Institutions in Norway. The ISF program is an activity-based funding scheme for specialist health and outpatient services in mental health care and interdisciplinary specialized treatment of drug addicts.
  • The engine  calculates and distributes the equivalent of approx. $4 Billion in 2018.
  • Delivered +5000 hours of consulting services.