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Data Analytics and Population Health – Keys to the Transition to Payment for Quality and Cost Effectiveness

By: Paul R. DeMuro In 1854, John Snow helped solve a public health problem by concluding that the cause of cholera in London was primarily from people drinking water from the pump on Broad Street which had the bacterium that … Continue reading

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Going on the Offensive with Combatting Fraud

By: Benton Curtis So often today we read press clippings from across the country on how the Department of Justice continues to crack down on health care fraud, be it in the criminal or civil arena. But this barrage of … Continue reading

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In-House Counsel Increasingly Must Focus on Data Analytics

By: Paul R. DeMuro The Obama Administration plans to move billions of dollars in Medicare payments into contracts that radically alter how hospitals and physicians are paid. The idea is to find alternative payment mechanisms to Medicare’s fee-for-service system that … Continue reading

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Paul R. DeMuro Reappointed Chair for American Medical Informatics Association Finance Committee

Attorney Paul R. DeMuro Ph.D., of counsel in the Fort Lauderdale office of Broad and Cassel, has been reappointed as Chair for the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Finance and Investment Committee and will serve a two-year term. AMIA centers … Continue reading

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Demystifying Data Analytics for General Counsel

By: Paul DeMuro One cannot go anywhere these days and not hear about data analytics and big data. These concepts are becoming increasingly relevant in health care. We see applications in banking (electronic banking) and the use of customer data … Continue reading

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Broad and Cassel Hosts Fifth Annual Health Forum, Celebrates Event Milestone in Fort Lauderdale

Health care industry leaders from across the state gathered recently at the Fifth Annual Broad and Cassel Health Forum in Fort Lauderdale. Experts provided a look at the state of the industry, where it’s headed and how providers and employers … Continue reading

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Biomedical Informatics’ Global Reach

By: Paul DeMuro One need only spend a few days at an international meeting of biomedical informaticians, physicians, and other scientists to realize quite quickly that many countries across the globe are experiencing many of the same issues in their … Continue reading

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