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Content tagged with Claims posted in February 2005
Plumtree Adds Financial-Services Companies To Customer Roster
News  |  2/28/2005  | 
First Franklin and Banknorth Insurance will implement portal software for business intelligence and claims processing.
Claims: Electronic Medical Records and Claims Management: Perfect Together?
Commentary  |  2/23/2005  | 
I usually am skeptical when the government proposes something it asserts will make my life better. However, when it comes to the recent enthusiasm for adoption of electronic medical records (EMRs), I might be persuaded.
Claims: Life Insurance Claims Processing: Accommodating Change
News  |  2/23/2005  | 
ACORD data standards are helping insurers take measures to modernize business processing, and improve claims processing and workflows to increase profitability. Standards streamline the communication of claims data, reduce costs and increase business processing efficiency.
Claims Technology Alignment: Getting From Here to There
News  |  2/23/2005  | 
Technology holds the key to making the claims process "more": more rapid, more accurate, more fair and more efficient. Using that key requires alignment among business drivers and claims initiatives, among initiatives and outcomes, and among business- and technology-side staff. This is easy to say, but harder to do. The challenge is how to get from here to there.
Going With the Workflow
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
Thanks to Verity's Medi-Claim solution, workers' compensation insurer State Fund Mutual is able to dig out from under mounds of paper.
Off to a Good Start
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
Startup carrier EquiTrust gambles and wins with implementation of a new life and annuity policy administration system from Systems Engineering Group.
Claims: National farm union adds remote functionality
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
Connecting to the remote areas of its clientele, National Farmers Union finds added benefits to Internet-based processing as a replacement for an AS/400 legacy system.
Claims: Picking Up The Pace
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
Insurers have closed nearly 86 percent of the record total of claims reported for the four major storms of 2004, according to William Bailey, director of the Hurricane Insurance Information Center.
Claims: Excellence Is Fundamental
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
For insurers, the claim is the moment of truth.
Connected Claims
News  |  2/18/2005  | 
Leveraging technology to manage the inherent complexity of claims can bring greater consistency and accuracy to the claims process, resulting in increased efficiency, effectiveness and customer satisfaction.
Insurer Moves To Self-Service Claim Filing
News  |  2/15/2005  | 
Fireman's Fund wants a policyholder's first contact with the company to be via a Web-based claim-reporting app.

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