LexisNexis® Risk Solutions today announced the company will join the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) to present an education session, ‘Detecting Fraud in Medicaid and Other Public Assistance Programs,’ at the 2014 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition, Feb. 23–27 in Orlando. DCF has embarked on an aggressive campaign to eliminate fraud, waste and abuse in public assistance programs.
DCF is leveraging LexisNexis identity management solutions to verify and authenticate the identities of customers accessing public assistance benefits through its Automated Community Connection to Economic Self Sufficiency (ACCESS) Florida program.
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“By verifying and authenticating the identity of the customer before processing his/her application, FL DCF is ahead of the curve in fighting fraud, saving taxpayer dollars and making certain that only those who need benefits receive them,” said Clint Fuhrman, Senior Director, Health Care, LexisNexis.
LexisNexis today also announced the availability of Population Health Monitor, a state-of-the-art platform designed to provide health care teams with comprehensive and meaningful analysis of patient populations to effectively manage risk, optimize care management and improve health outcomes. LexisNexis will debut and demo this predictive clinical analytics solution in booth #6352.
“As a result of the Affordable Care Act, health care organizations in the public and private sectors are committed to improving access to quality health care, improving outcomes and reducing overall health care costs,” said Dr. Peter Edelstein, Chief Medical Officer, LexisNexis. “We believe that Population Health Monitor can transform the way patient care is being delivered and will help improve the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities.”
Population Health Monitor offers powerful analytics and reporting features to ensure health care professionals are delivering the best patient-focused and collaborative care possible at reasonable costs. It is designed to empower health care providers and organizations with up-to-date clinical data to drive better quality and safety; to improve integration, collaboration and cost efficiency; and to increase patient engagement across their programs.
Several key features of the interface include the ability to:
About LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data and advanced analytics to provide insights that help businesses and governmental entities reduce risk and improve decisions to benefit people around the globe. We provide data and technology solutions for a wide range of industries including insurance, financial services, healthcare and government. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Georgia, we have offices throughout the world and are part of RELX Group (LSE: REL/NYSE: RELX), a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.risk.lexisnexis.com and www.relx.com.