Overwriting Data – Solution

This article was initially available on our podcast. Click here to listen. We have a solution for you concerning overwriting data in billing systems and how to deal with that. Before we get to the answer, I think we have to back up and reiterate the problem to...

Denials Definition Standard

This article was initially available on our podcast. Click here to listen. We keep running into the question of “What is a denial?” and the definition of precisely what denial is. We’ve had some other podcasts on this subject. There’s a...

Denials Average Rate: Made Up Data

This article was initially available on our podcast. Click here to listen. I have a question. Why does everybody estimate average denials or average denials range? Why is it that nobody gives a specific number? How many times have you seen a supposed expert, a...

Lions, Wolves, and Analytics

This article was initially available on our podcast. Click here to listen. A couple of years ago, I saw a sleep researcher do a presentation and essentially introduce the concept of chronotypes, which means that different people have different schedules if I’m...

Priesthood and Medicine

This article was initially available on our podcast. Click here to listen. I’m a big fan of behavioral economics for those of you that have listened to me for a while or know me. One of the podcasts I like listening to occasionally is Freakonomics. They had a...