Top 10 AI applications in healthcare, as ranked by Accenture

Artificial intelligence may save the U.S. healthcare economy approximately $150 billion in annual savings by 2026, according to an Accenture analysis.

Here are the top 10 AI applications, ranked by their estimated annual benefits by 2026.

1. Robot-assisted surgery: $40 billion

2. Virtual nursing assistants: $20 billion

3. Administrative workflow assistance: $18 billion

4. Fraud detection: $17 billion

5. Dosage error reduction: $16 billion

6. Connected machines: $14 billion

7. Clinical trial participant identifier: $13 billion

8. Preliminary diagnosis: $5 billion

9. Automated image diagnosis: $3 billion

10. Cybersecurity: $2 billion

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