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Edifecs Experts to Discuss Machine Learning and AI for Payer, Provider and Government Organizations

October 9, 2018

BELLEVUE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 9, 2018--Edifecs, Inc., a global health information technology solutions company, is hosting an online and in-person session with the Massachusetts Health Data Consortium on October 10, 2018. Prasad Saripalli, vice president of data science at Edifecs, and Paul Dausman, senior director of data science at Edifecs, will present an overview of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) applications in healthcare analytics.

WHAT: There is broad agreement in the industry and among research communities that machine learning and AI will significantly alter and improve healthcare. This presentation will introduce machine learning’s essential methods and algorithms, as well as the types of technology tools used.

Questions that will be answered include:

What foundational technology pieces are required to benefit from Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence? What does an effective Data Science team look like? Which use cases can greatly benefit from Machine Learning and AI? What type of data is required to execute certain types of use cases?

WHEN: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 from 9 a.m.–11:00 a.m. ET

WHERE: Online and in-person at Massachusetts Health Data Consortium Offices, 460 Totten Pond Road, Suite 690, Waltham, Mass. To register, click here.

WHO:

Dr. Prasad Saripalli is the vice president of data science at Edifecs. Prior to joining Edifecs, he served as chief technology officer and vice president of engineering at secrata.com, a provider of military grade cloud security solutions. Previously, he was the chief technology officer and executive vice president at ClipCard and served as chief architect for IBM’s SmartCloud enterprise.

Paul Dausman is the senior director of data science at Edifecs. Prior to joining Edifecs, he was the CEO of Valor Development, which provides strategic IT advisory services to clients. He has more than 20 years of experience leading high-growth, entrepreneurial IT companies. Previously, he was the chief technology officer for Innovative Health Strategies (IHS).

About Edifecs

Edifecs develops innovative, cost-cutting information technology solutions to transform the global healthcare marketplace. Since 1996, Edifecs technology has helped healthcare providers, insurers, pharmacy benefit management companies and other trading partners trim waste, reduce costs and increase revenues. More than 350 healthcare customers today use Edifecs solutions to simplify and unify financial and clinical transactions. In addition, Edifecs develops supply chain management solutions to support worldwide customers in non-healthcare industry segments. Edifecs is based in Bellevue, WA, with operations internationally. Learn more about us at www.edifecs.com.

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CONTACT: Edifecs, Inc.

Janet Hohmann, 425-435-2894

janet.hohmann@edifecs.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA MASSACHUSETTS WASHINGTON

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE HEALTH GENERAL HEALTH

SOURCE: Edifecs, Inc.

Copyright Business Wire 2018.

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