Walnut Creek/Concord, CA (PRWEB) July 7, 2005 -
Â Jopari Solutions, Inc., the leader in payment automation for insurance industry claims organizations, and Peregrin, an eMedFee Company and innovator in bill and utilization review, today announced that Peregrin will integrate JopariPay™ with its multi-line bill review engine. The partnership ensures a stable, fully supported automated payment processing for Peregrin clients, who will benefit from the ability to convert paper based payments and remittance to EFT and electronic EOBÂs, reducing conventional payment processing costs by 60%. Jopari users are generating net savings of $4-5 per payment. The two companies believe the demonstrated savings, in addition to the need for payers to reduce operating costs, will drive significant payer adoption.
Stated Michael Maners, Peregrin CEO, ÂBy integrating our bill review platform with JopariÂs payment automation system we can provide our clients with win-win situation. The assurance that our systems are compatible gives the client the ability to evaluate the benefits of payment automation without being concerned about systems integration. Payment automation has a high efficiency impact, and we want to support our customerÂs options in that area.Â
JopariÂs certified systems partner program for insurance payment automation is the first of its kind to comprehensively pre-test third party integration with partner systems. Certification ensures stable interfaces, data sets, and a mutual QA environment. The program is designed to guarantee data integrity and security through stable tested interfaces.
According to Jim Grim, JopariÂs Vice President of Sales, ÂWe are very pleased about our certification with Peregrin, one of the claims industryÂs dynamic and innovative bill review companies. Up front bill review system integration addresses a key technology touch point and enables the delivery of electronic EOBÂs, a key part of payment automation. We applaud Peregrin for recognizing and acting on this emerging market trend.Â
Peregrin, and eMedFee Company, is a market innovator in medical claims cost containment. Since 1989, Peregrin has been providing top quality cost containment services with speed and accuracy in the Workers' Compensation, MedPay / PIP and Liability marketplaces. Our services include bill review, preferred provider networks, prompt pay negotiated discounts, independent medical examination and medical record review arrangements, and hospital in-patient and out-patient cost and medical necessity reviews. (http://www.peregrinmedicalreview.com)
About Jopari Solutions, Inc.
Jopari Solutions, Inc. provides industry-leading payment processing automation and Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) services. Jopari has unique expertise in enterprise level payment and remittance processing solutions, cash flow controls and financial reporting. JopariÂs web portal services generate significant direct and indirect savings through the automation of payment status inquiry and dispute resolution services. JopariPay™ services comply with state/federal regulations and HIPAA. Jopari also offers alternative benefit payment services, including direct deposit and stored value cards. (http://www.jopari.com)