Coyne, Frank J.
July 2009
Best's Review;Jul2009, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p84
Trade Publication
The article discusses the various methods that will help insurance companies address fraud in the U.S. These include the utilization of link-analysis and data-visualization computer software, application of predictive modeling, and case management technology. It reveals that the processes provide an opportunity for insurers to effectively assess risks and develop solutions to address them.


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