July 19, 2018
CSPA Ian Duncan is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Actuarial Statistics in the Dept. of Statistics and Applied Probability at the University of California, Santa Barbara and the President of Santa Barbara Actuaries Inc. This text provides a comprehensive guide to healthcare actuaries and other professionals interested in healthcare data analytics, risk adjustment and predictive modeling. The second edition greatly expands on the first edition, with new chapters covering Risk Adjustment on the ACA exchange, Accountable Care Organizations, Predicting Hospital Readmissions, and Communicating Results. This text also includes sample R code and access to four datasets for the reader to apply what they learn. Healthcare Risk Adjustment and Predictive Modeling sets the technological stage for the latest application of predictive modeling in the actuarial profession. Order this text here.