Healthy Data for Better Healthcare

Evaluating and maintaining data quality is complex in any industry. However, the uniquely complex and non-stop aspects of healthcare data management complicate the process significantly. Characterized by a steady stream of patient records and evolving contact points, information must be managed effectively within a deep well of legacy data. Coding and filing claims, and constant updating of medical records, are…

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Your Deduplication Processes May be Leaving You at Risk for GDPR Fines

Once-trusted fuzzy matching algorithms may be leaving your organization vulnerable to hefty GDPR fines. The balancing act of false-positives and false-negatives in single customer view (SCV) systems used to favor the false-negative side, with near negligible error results. However, the standard of that balancing act has now been redefined by the GDPR regulations. Find out how GDPR has moved the…

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Google Gets Nailed for GDPR

Today is Data Privacy Day! A good day to remind our readers about GDPR data privacy regulations and those pesky goalposts. If you haven’t been keeping up, the GDPR hammer is coming down hard and fast on tech giants like Google, who was recently hit with a fine totaling 50 million Euros (about $57,192,500) by France’s data protection regulator CNIL.…

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Say Goodbye to Bad Data Before it Enters Your System with Global Express Entry

By Edward Dombrowski Data Quality Analyst Maybe you're already familiar with the way Express Entry and Express Entry Desktop Edition can autocomplete addresses - just select the country and type in the beginning of an address, and the service can fill in the missing information, using address data from over 240 countries. But did you know the many benefits to autocompleting…

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Record Matching Made Easy with MatchUp Web Service

MatchUp®, Melissa's solution to identify and eliminate duplicate records, is now available as a web service for batch processes, fulfilling one of most frequent requests from our customers - accurate database matching without maintaining and linking to libraries, or shelling out to the necessary locally-hosted data files. Now you can integrate MatchUp into any aspect of your network that can…

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MatchUp Now Available in the Cloud

Did you know that most databases contain 8-10% duplicates? These duplicates get in the way of business intelligence, accurate analytics, and can even result in wasted spend and undeliverable mail costs.   The solution? MatchUp®! The new edition of a Cloud web service to the current lineup allows you to dedupe, household, and fuzzy match into any aspect of your…

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Melissa Data Helps Improve Quality of Care through a Single View of the Patient

New Company Magazine Features Data Quality Insights on Merging Duplicate Patient Records into a Golden Record, also Tips on Improving Healthcare Data Warehousing Rancho Santa Margarita, CALIF. - September 9, 2014 - Melissa Data, a leading provider of global contact data quality and data enrichment solutions, today announced matching and de-duping functionality that solves duplicate records for healthcare database administrators…

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A 6-Minute MatchUp for SQL Server Tutorial

In this short demo, learn how to eliminate duplicates and merge multiple records into a single, accurate view of your customer - also known as the Golden Record - through a process known as survivorship using Melissa Data's advanced matching tool, MatchUp for SQL Server. Watch our video to learn more!

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