San Diego, CA—Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced that the SmartAdvisor™ XML Partner Bridge is now available throughout Rockport Healthcare Group’s provider network. Rockport provides one of the country’s most comprehensive work-related injury and illness networks with over 550,000 healthcare providers located in 48 states. The SmartAdvisor XML Partner Bridge empowers medical bill review organizations to optimize network contract repricing in order to contain costs and improve claims settlement outcomes.
“Mitchell partners with best-in-class companies like Rockport Healthcare Group in order to simplify and optimize our clients’ complex insurance claims systems,” said Nina Smith-Garmon, senior vice president and general manager of the Mitchell Workers’ Compensation Solutions Division. “Rockport offers an impressive provider network accompanied by a deep commitment to the value of early intervention as well as in-depth experience with return-to-work guidelines and industry-specific treatment protocols.”
Smith-Garmon added, “With Rockport Healthcare Group, Mitchell clients leverage advanced claims technology solutions such as the SmartAdvisor XML Partner Bridge to reduce medical claims turnaround time while adding savings and improving claims outcomes.”
Mark Neer, senior vice president of Network Development for Rockport Healthcare Group, said, “Rockport is pleased to partner with Mitchell and offer our comprehensive national network of medical professionals focused specifically on work-related injuries and illnesses. We share a common commitment to drive operational efficiencies and cost containment into our clients’ claims operations.”