450,000 Women Missed Breast Cancer Screenings Due to “Algorithm Failure”

Last week, the U.K. Health Minister Jeremy Hunt announced that an independent inquiry had been launched to determine how a “computer algorithm failure” stretching back to 2009 caused some 450,000 patients in England between the ages of 68 to 71 to not be invited for their final breast cancer screenings. The errant algorithm was in […]