Three recommendations to UnitedHealth Group that they could have implemented to reduce the ethical issues with their hiring algorithm

A short, double-spaced report (no longer than 8 pages), 12-pt font. The report should provide: – A brief background on UnitedHealth Group’s Optum algorithm used up until 2018/2019 (10%)

– A critical assessment using the ethical principles in the Canadian AI Code of Conduct (https://ised-isde.canada.ca/site/ised/en/voluntary-code-conduct-responsible-development-and-management-advanced-generative-ai-systems) and the additional ones we discussed in class (racial bias; go beyond gender, age?) that aren’t in the Code of Conduct (50%)

– Three recommendations to UnitedHealth Group that they could have implemented to reduce the ethical issues with their hiring algorithm (20%) o At least one technical recommendation (with details appropriate for a data scientist), and at least one governance recommendation (with details appropriate for a senior data scientist and a product manager)

– A brief prioritization of those recommendations with supporting rationale (10%).

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