Articles by Ashay Thakur

Inpatient Claims Explored

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Identifying inpatient claims in healthcare data is centerpiece to most Healthcare data analysis. Inpatient claims is one of the more expensive claims over all claim groups. Therefore, identification of Inpatient claims in claims data is vital. Unfortunately, there is no standard algorithm out there to identify Inpatient admission claims. They are rarely alluded to as such in the data in a direct manner.

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Agile Development at Deerwalk

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Development methodologies adopted during a project’s lifetime can have a significant impact on the quality, efficiency and timeliness of the implementation. Here, at Deerwalk, we have embraced Agile Development, adapting it to fit the needs of projects that encompass many different industries and technology stacks.This has allowed us to become extremely adaptable and agile; we can easily keep pace with changes in the requirements or accommodate requests for new features from the client. This is one of the main reasons Agile Development has been successful in gaining a significant traction in the software industry.

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Banking for the Unbanked

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Only one out of five consumers in Nepal has access to banking channels. In partnership with Kumari Bank, one of the leading banks in Nepal, Deerwalk is launching Mobile Banking solutions targeted at both the banked population and the unbanked mass in the country.

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Open and Close Case

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Open has been synonymous to innovation, value, and freedom of choice for some years now. More importantly, it is being seen as a profitable and competitive working environment for businesses. A lot more companies claim openness now, more so because it is good for brand. What is Open though? Open technology includes open source, that the code is released and supported and that accepted standards are adhered to.

Traditional marketing dictates that we can assert an advantage by creating a closed system like the Cola Giants, and making it popular. This approach promotes vendor lock. But a major problem with a closed system is that innovation takes a back seat to the market. Incremental changes are made, but nothing groundbreaking comes in.

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Deerwalk Hiking to Manakamana

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This is a wonderfully scenic loop at any time of year. The scenery along the way to your destination is constantly changing and is a source of unending delight. The hike from Aabu Khaireni to Manakamana temple and back was great fun for the team also. The hike, a three hour walk to the summit was enjoyed by one and all. We stayed up at the temple for lunch and then began our descent.

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