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Tips for Managing a Remote Team

If your team has been asked to work remotely during quarantine, and you’ve never worked or managed a team remotely before — it can be incredibly overwhelming. However, with a few tips, patience, flexibility, and establishing boundaries — working from home with your team can actually go a lot more smoothly than you think. Utilize Video Chat Because there is a lack of connection due to working from home — you must improvise how you

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The Need For Open and Honest Communication

Communication plays an important role in the success and failure of an organization. The art of expressing one’s ideas and thoughts is clearly called as effective communication. Individuals need to communicate effectively at the workplace for better transparency and clarity. Not only effective communication helps in correct transfer of information but also in decision making. Poor communication in the workplace will inevitably lead to non-motivated staff that can begin to question their confidence in their

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What Curacel is doing about COVID-19

With the COVID-19 pandemic around the world, Every business is been busy figuring out how to keep their staff safe and their business operating. At Curacel here are some of the things we did. COVID-19 Resourcing We converted our random channel on Slack to a COVID19 resource channel, team members started sharing news updates and resources about COVID19 for other team members. It became one of my main sources of information on what was happening.

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How Curacel helps health insurers

Curacel helps health insurers/HMOs to: Collect Claims from all your Providers easily; Start receiving claims immediately from about 400 hospitals already submitting to 5 HMOs in Nigeria; Avoid unnecessary exposure to the Corona Virus by limiting visits from your providers; Detect fraud from submitted claims and block wastage & fraudulent claims; Save lots of money by running a more efficient claims processing system; Manage and assign claims to your staff to vet; Let your staff work

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Healthcare Technology Trends to Watch in 2020

At the start of a new year, many people begin to look to the future. Whether you’re setting personal goals or researching the latest trends in your industry, chances are you’ve already started strategizing for 2020. Healthcare technology is an industry that’s constantly evolving, and there are plenty of trends and changes that are going to impact healthcare in 2020 and beyond. Let’s take a look at some of those trends and how they can

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Should You and Your Spouse Have Separate Health Insurance Plans?

Spouses tend to be covered on the same health insurance policy. But that’s not always possible, nor is it always the option that makes the most sense. Basics questions you should ask before deciding whether or not you and your spouse should — or can — be on the same health insurance policy The Need for health insurance is on the horizon everyday with many couples taking it as a couples goal or a must

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How Software Is Changing the Face of Healthcare

SOFTWARE SYSTEMS The reign of paperwork in hospitals is over. Today’s clinicians prefer managing inventory and keeping protected health information (PHI) in digital form. From EHR (electronic health records) and EMR (electronic medical records) to HIS (hospital information system) and healthcare CRM, IT providers have altered the way hospitals work. With such solutions in place, caregivers can easily store, update, and share health data, devoting more time to sufferers and their needs. The list of

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Curacel for Health Insurance

Curacel is Africa’s #1 claims processing and fraud detection technology for healthcare businesses(insurers & providers) in Africa, whether local, pan-African or global. We help health insurers and providers fast-track their claims process efficiently using the latest innovations in software technology. For Health Insurers: We provide you with the technology to effectively collect your claims from your partner health providers and process them quickly, more efficiently and with better accuracy. For Providers/Hospitals: We provide you with

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Building AI for vetting medical insurance claims V1

Automated flagging of false medical insurance claims Background False claiming is a universal problem for all insurance companies, with health insurance dominants the market (Healthcare Fraud Abuse review). False claims could be resulted by human mistakes or intentional act which is called fraud. No matter what, it will cause a loss of insurance companies for paying what they should not pay. In Curacel’s database, using a sample dataset of 51,883 total claims, false claims composite

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Where are the Digital Insurance Platforms in Nigeria?

Late last year, I published a guide to the FinTech ecosystem in Nigeria with a snapshot of the most active players across key verticals. While I was preparing that guide, I could not find a pure digital first insurance platform to include and had to settle for the comparison and listing platforms. Some of the recurring questions I have been asked since then is “where are the digital insurance platforms and why aren’t startups building for the

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