Tag: Anomaly Detection

Stop removing outliers just because!

Outliers are data points that stand out for being different from the remaining data distribution. An outlier can be: An odd value in a feature A data point distant from the centroid of the data A data point in a region of low density, but between areas of high density. Suppose you have been working […]

Written by on Nov 14, 2022

Detecting Errors in Insurance Claims

Insurance codes are used by people’s health plan to make decisions about how much your doctor and other healthcare providers should be paid.  There is some variety of coding systems currently used [1]: Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, used by physicians to describe the services they provide. Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS),  used by […]

Written by on May 5, 2020