Amazon Comprehend
Developer Guide

Text Analysis APIs

Amazon Comprehend Medical enables you to examine clinical documents to gain various insights about their content using pre-trained Natural Language Processing (NLP) models.

With Amazon Comprehend Medical, you can perform the following on your documents:

  • Detect Entities Version 2—Examine unstructured clinical text to detect textual references to valuable medical information such as medical condition, treatment, tests and test results, medication (including dosage, frequency, method of administration, and so on), treatment, PHI data, and so on. This version uses a new model and changes the way some entities are returned in the output. For more information, see DetectEntitiesV2.

  • Detect PHI —Examine unstructured clinical text to detect textual references to protected health information (PHI) such as names and addresses.

  • Detect Entities—This version should not be used in new applications. Examine unstructured clinical text to detect textual references to valuable medical information such as medical condition, treatment, tests and test results, medication (including dosage, frequency, method of administration, and so on), treatment, PHI data, and so on.