San Diego, CA and New York, NY—Mitchell International, Inc., a leading provider of information, workflow and performance management solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, and CoreChoice, the nation’s fastest growing specialty network devoted entirely to radiological services, today announced the execution of a multi-year contract. Claims professionals, via Mitchell DecisionPoint®, the leading medical bill management solution for 1st and 3rd party
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JERSEY CITY, N.J – Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK), a leading source of information about risk, announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire 3E Company, a premier provider of services that help companies comply with government-mandated environmental health and safety (EH&S) requirements relating to workplace safety and product stewardship. Disparate workflows and inconsistent sources of EH&S data in company operations can generate severe and systemic risks.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. December 6, 2010 – Prime Health Services, Inc. is proud to announce our certification as a Texas HCN. Our certification number is #6143. The initial certification is approved for counties in the Houston and Dallas/Fort Worth area. Those counties include: Brazoria, Chambers, Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis,Fort Bend, Galveston, Grimes, Hardin, Harris, Jefferson, Johnson, Kaufman, Liberty, Montgomery, Orange, Rockwall, Tarrant, and Waller.
OAKLAND, Calif.(PRNewswire-USNewswire) – Cal/OSHA continues to be a national leader in worker safety by implementing a new standard today to protect employees who work with diacetyl, a chemical commonly used to give food flavorings a buttery taste. Cal/OSHA, a division of the California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR), is the only state-OSHA plan to have such a standard.
Innovative Intake-Triage Program Speeds Return to Work IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CompPartners has partnered with Emerald Claims Management to provide intake and triage services to injured employees. The program expedites the delivery of medical services to claimants and reduces lost-time claims. The most critical time for managing medical care is the 24-to-48 hour period after an… [Read more]
ATLANTA and MADRID (Nov. 23, 2010) – Crawford & Company Spain SA recently introduced two brands to the Spanish marketplace: Broadspire, by Crawford & Company, for claims management and third party administration (TPA). Crawford Global Technical Services (GTSSM), for major and complex losses claims handling. Crawford Spain will keep the corporate Crawford brand for all… [Read more]
ADDISON, TX – Concentra, a leading provider of health and wellness services, has won one of the nation’s top prizes, a “Merit Award of Excellence” for its comprehensive health and wellness screening programs. The award was presented by the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO)
Payers of Medical Claims Get a Voice & a Vote CHICAGO, Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — When you think customer feedback, you usually think about things you use, like your laptop, or consume daily, like your Cup of Joe. Companies like Dell and Starbucks have been letting the consumer talk back via online idea exchanges.… [Read more]
AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JI is pleased to announce the addition of its newest claims office in Houston, Texas. Conveniently located off Beltway 8, east of I-45, the Houston service team supports workers’ compensation clients throughout Texas. Opening an office in Houston is part of JI’s strategic plan to have a local presence in all of the… [Read more]
Underground coal mine with highest number of closure orders among 19 operations ARLINGTON, Va. November 19, 2010–WorkCompWire– The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration today announced that federal inspectors issued 380 citations and orders during special impact inspections conducted at 13 coal and six metal/nonmetal mine operations last month. Impact inspections involve mines… [Read more]