Machine Learning Times
Machine Learning Times


Health Care Fraud: We can’t afford to ‘pay and chase’

 In June, Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced “the largest criminal health care fraud takedown in the history of the Department of Justice.”  More than 240 people were arrested and charged with stealing $712 million from Medicare.  The suspects included 46 doctors, nurses, pharmacy owners and other medical professionals. While this is a huge blow to

Utility Improves Collections Through Predictive Analytics

 When you turn on the lights, turn up the air conditioning or plug in an electric vehicle, it generates data. As the push for smarter infrastructure puts pressure on energy professionals to innovate their business models, they...

What is Predictive Analytics?

 Every business has a treasure trove of data, from customer and transaction information to manufacturing and shipping statistics. The key is figuring out how to use past data to better the business’ future. One strategy is for...

Five tips for bridging the business-IT gap

 Anne Robinson is the Director of Supply Chain Strategy and Analytics for Verizon Wireless and the President-Elect of INFORMS, the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences. Before joining Verizon, she worked for Cisco, most recently...