SANTA ANA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paladin Managed Care Services, Inc., a leading physician-centric medical management company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of SeaBright Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SBX), today announced that it has selected Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, as its medical bill review solutions provider of choice. Paladin, previously an Ingenix PowerTrak client, will fully migrate to Mitchell’s industry leading SmartAdvisor™ medical bill review software platform to streamline medical claims management and contain costs.
Jeffrey Miller, chief operating officer of Paladin Managed Care Services, Inc., said, “We look forward to working with Mitchell to further streamline our medical claims processing operations and optimize the cost containment services that we provide to our clients nationwide. Aided by the superior performance and efficiency we expect from the Mitchell system, our physicians and other medical bill review experts can now achieve even greater cost savings for our clients without compromising high-quality, effective care for injured workers.”
“We are pleased to welcome Paladin to Mitchell,” said Nina Smith-Garmon, senior vice president and general manager of the Mitchell Workers’ Compensation Solutions Division. “This new alliance is a compelling example of the speed and success of the integration of the Ingenix P&C business, which we acquired in 2010, into the Mitchell family. Paladin’s decision to use Mitchell for all medical bill review processing speaks to the superior quality of our technology-enabled claims processing solutions as well as to the strength of our client relationships.”