Investigation System for Health Care Fraud and Abuse

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$145,045.00
Award Year:
1996
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
97-P-08124/3,
Agency Tracking Number:
29712
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Anthem Corp.
12020 Sunrise Valley Drive, Su, Reston, VA, 22091
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Robert D. Smith
() -
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
We will evaluate the feasibility of using artificial intelligence software to assist in the identification and prosecution of health care fraud and abuse. Phase I includes the selection of three fraud and abHome Health Agencies, identifying the indicators prevalent in Home Health Care Agencies, identifying associated with these schemes, and developing a prototype expert system assisting a wide range of Research Institutes, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)National Institutes of Health National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)National Institutes of Health National Institute of Arthritis, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute (NC National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Child Health, National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication (NIDCD), National Institutes of Health National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health.

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