"Jeopardy!" contestants Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter compete against Watson at a press conference in January. Soon Watson could be giving answers to your doctor's questions. Ben Hider/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Ben Hider/Getty Images Shots - Health News Watson, IBM's Quiz Show Champ, Moves Into Health Care September 12, 2011 Health insurer WellPoint is signing up IBM's Watson, the mainframe computer outfitted with some nifty software to make human-like decisions in seconds. The computer will sift through medical data and patient information to make recommendations to doctors. IBM says it is Watson's first paying job.