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Payer Connection Adds Providence Health Plans to Eligibility Center

Payer Connection, LLC announced that Providence Health Plans has been added to its eligibility center, a portal module that services eligibility requests for participating payers. Providence Health Plans insures over 250,000 members and now customers signing up for the eligibility center can verify Providence member eligibility before rendering services. Providence Health Plans is the second [...]

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Payer Connection Adds the Oregon Health Plan to Eligibility Center

Payer Connection, LLC announced that State of Oregon’s Division of Medical Assistance Program has been added to its eligibility center, a portal module that services eligibility requests for participating payers. The State of Oregon insures over 400,000 members at any given time and now customers signing up for the eligibility center can verify member eligibility [...]

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State of Oregon Offers EFT

The State of Oregon (OMAP) announces the launch of Electronic Funds Transfer. Providers have had the ability to recieve the explanation of payment electronically for nearly six months now, but the check arrived via mail. Adding automatic deposit to Payer Connection’s current delivery process will assist in providers adoption of this additional HIPAA mandated transaction.

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Patient Statements Launched

Payer Connection begins offering Patient Statement print and mail services. With the handling of Claims & Payment data, patient statement billing and collection services are a natural part of the billing lifecycle. We are pleased to offer this additional service to further reduce paper handling and adding valuable on-line search and payment options to the [...]

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Tricare Changes Effective 6/1/2004

Tricare has been awarded the Military Claims contract and will serve as the Health Services and Support Contractor for West Region TRICARE Claims. Wisconsin Physicians Service will provide claims administration and systems support for the 2.6 million members under this contract.

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Oregon HIPAA Forum becomes a Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) Regional Affiliate

The Oregon HIPAA Forum has formally become a Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) Regional Strategic National Implementation Process (SNIP) Affiliate. The mission of WEDI is to foster widespread support for the adoption of electronic commerce within health care. Our local participation provides valuable direction on the future of transactions and compliance towards achievable standards. [...]

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