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  • Health Care (Pricing) Reform
    Health Care (Pricing) Reform This article discusses the use of parametric distributions to model health ... health care cost. ;; Model validation; Modeling efficiency; Sensitivity testing; Complexity science 4294991590 ...

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    • Authors: Syed Mehmud
    • Date: May 2012
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Health Watch
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods; Predictive Analytics
  • Modeling the Cost of Medical Care for the Elderly
    Modeling the Cost of Medical Care for the Elderly An excerpt from a presentation at the 2014 Living ...

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    • Authors: Thomas Getzen
    • Date: Jan 2014
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Health Watch
    • Topics: Long-term Care>Medical expenses; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • The Impact of Obesity and Diabetes on LTC Disability and Mortality: Population Estimates from the National Long-Term Care Survey
    Population Estimates from the National Long-Term Care Survey Discussion of the separate and joint effects ... disability and mortality risks. Diabetes;Long-term care=LTC;Obesity; 25905 9/1/2011 12:00:00 AM ...

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    • Authors: P J Stallard
    • Date: Sep 2011
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Results-Oriented Solutions>Actionable recommendations; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
    • Publication Name: Long-Term Care News
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Disability; Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Health & Disability>Chronic health management - Health & Disability; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Data mining; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Increasing and Increasing Convex Bayesian Graduation
    Increasing and Increasing Convex Bayesian Graduation It is well accepted that, for ages 30 and ... age, yet no established graduation method makes direct use of this knowledge. Such a method is offered ...

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    • Authors: James D Broffitt
    • Date: Oct 1988
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Integrating Claims-Based and Survey-Based Data to Estimate Program Savings
    Integrating Claims-Based and Survey-Based Data to Estimate Program Savings An approach to quantify ... overlapping measurement techniques. Health care costs;Health care quality;Estimation Methods 6442479088 ...

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    • Authors: Andrew Mackenzie, Ian G Duncan
    • Date: Oct 2017
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Health Watch
    • Topics: Health & Disability>Health care; Health & Disability>Health care quality; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Regression analysis
  • A Simple Monte Carlo Approach to Bayesian Graduation
    available for many years, the recent shift of primary ac- tuarial education from a deterministic to ... methods because the results "don't look right." The primary references in the Bayesian graduation literature ...

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    • Authors: Bradley P Carlin
    • Date: Oct 1992
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Interpolation of Morbidity Rates
    pre-emption of the health care field through universal hospital and medical care plans, prior to 1970 ... Since this very old and obscure data were the primary basis available for the then rapidly expanding ...

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    • Authors: Frank Reynolds
    • Date: Jan 1983
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Actuarial Research Clearing House
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Morbidity; Health & Disability>Disability insurance; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Statistical Methods for Health Actuaries - IBNR Estimates: An Introduction
    of each section: Section 1: Overview of Health Care Liabilities and Introduction to the Completion Factor ... section provides general information about health care liabilities and outlines a simplified example of ...

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    • Authors: Steven Siegel, Jed Linfield, Krzysztof Ostaszewski, Jinadasa Gamage
    • Date: Oct 2007
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Complexity or Simplicity?
    be ideal for a situation where: 1. You have no direct algorithm for an exact solution (or an exact solution ... our workshop. Say you want to manage a health care provider system to reduce costs and still provide ...

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    • Authors: David Snell
    • Date: Dec 2012
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: The Actuary Magazine
    • Topics: Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods
  • Mortality Investigation with Expected Mortality Estimated at Issue by Use of Persistency Factors
    larger misestimate than should arise if reasonable care is used--would be needed to affect the mortality ... that the procedure may also present a simple and direct way for testing the reasonableness of the results ...

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    • Authors: Ernest J Moorhead
    • Date: Nov 1961
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Experience Studies & Data>Mortality; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Estimation methods