Turning Point to use Google grant to set up suicide monitoring system

Eastern Health's addiction treatment and research centre Turning Point has won a $1.2 million grant from Google to develop a national suicide monitoring system over the next three years.

The project will use artificial intelligence methodologies to streamline coding of national ambulance suicide-related attendance data, which will then be used to inform public health prevention and interventions, as well as identifying populations and geographical hotspots for targeted responses.

Posted in Australian eHealth

Tags: Google AI

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