Document Type : Short Communication


Industrial & Systems Engineering, Northern Illinois University



This research paper presents a comprehensive SWOT analysis of ChatGPT in healthcare, examining its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats. The paper highlights the potential benefits of ChatGPT, such as improved patient engagement and support for medical education, as well as its limitations, including the risk of inaccurate data and inability to summarize non-text reports. The paper also identifies opportunities for ChatGPT, such as enabling personalized healthcare delivery and supporting remote patient monitoring. However, the paper also highlights potential threats, such as self-treatment among patients and the risk of an AI-driven infodemic. The significance of this research paper lies in its valuable insights into the ethical and safe use of ChatGPT in healthcare, providing healthcare professionals and policymakers with important considerations for its use. The SWOT analysis also serves as a framework for future research and development of ChatGPT and other large language models in healthcare. This research paper is a significant contribution to the ongoing discussion on the use of ChatGPT in healthcare and its potential impact on patient care and public health.


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