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Your Data is Showing: Is it the Real Story?

Some of the risks around bad data are simply the opposite of the benefits of good data. Other risks are more obscure. Continue reading

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“Finally Friday!” What’s a Hospital, Payor or Auditor to Do?

FRIDAY February 10, 2017: What’s a Hospital, Payor or Auditor to Do? All these Changes are like trying to get a drink of water from a fire hydrant… or It seems like the Government has decided that there IS such … Continue reading

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“Big Data” Tools Saved Medicare $1.5 Billion

CMS implemented a Fraud Prevention System (FPS) using “big data” and predictive analytics approaches to fight fraud, waste and abuse in the Medicare fee-for-service program, five years ago. Since inception, FPS has saved Medicare over $1.5 billion in inappropriate payments … Continue reading

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