Printer Friendly, PDF & Email

Next Generation Analytics: Using Data in a JW Modifier Analysis

Here’s an example of how hospitals can pull data to do a deep dive into the JW modifier, which is used on Medicare claim forms to indicate drug waste.[1] This kind of next-generation analytics can improve the productivity of compliance auditing, according to Landon Adkins, associate director and healthcare advanced analytics lead with Protiviti, a consulting firm, and Jarod Baccus, a director and healthcare next-gen internal audit solutions leader with Protiviti. They provided the charts below. Contact Baccus at and Adkins at

This document is only available to subscribers. Please log in or purchase access.