Google Health still defining identity, employees frustrated with execution: 6 details

Becker's Hospital Review

Laura Dyrda

Google has evolved its healthcare strategy over the past decade, with its current iteration focused on helping physicians search medical records more easily and using artificial intelligence for diagnostic purposes. But Business Insider reports the company is still struggling to solidify Google Health's identity and where it fits within the overall corporate structure.

Six things to know:

1. Google brought on David Feinberg, MD, to lead Google Health in 2018, and it has spent the past nearly two years developing goals and defining its role within the other health units including Verily and Google Cloud. There is pressure for Google Health to begin initiatives that will drive revenue, according to the report.

2. As big tech companies compete for cloud customers in the healthcare space, Google is...

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