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MediGold® Program Selects Healthation's AboveHealth® for Health Plan, Member, and Provider Portals
Darien, IL - November 25, 2008 - Healthation, a leading healthcare claims and benefits software company, today announced that it has signed a three-year Software as a Service Agreement (SaaS) with MediGold, a Mount Carmel Health Plan Medicare Advantage Product. MediGold will implement AboveHealth®, the industry leading, e-business healthcare portal to deliver interactive, real-time communication and administration capabilities to its Health Plan, Member and Provider communities.
AboveHealth will enable MediGold to create a more positive consumer experience while enhancing their current consumer outreach communication outreach, and enrollment and other administrative capabilities to its stakeholder community. The implementation of AboveHealth will allow MediGold to interact in real time via the internet with members, provider and plan sponsors. The provider portal augments communication, administration and authorization capabilities thereby reducing the costs of traditional provider authorization and credentialing operations while increasing workflow synergies between provider offices and in-house provider relations units. The member portal securely supports open enrollment activities and other traditional customer facing operations lowering internal call volumes and increasing the overall efficiency of customer service operations.
"We are happy MediGold has decided to grow with Healthation and to share in our vision for bringing new, real-time, consumer-driven portals and claims and benefits applications built on Microsoft to the consumer and health plan user desktop, said Scott Kornhauser, CEO of Healthation. "We look forward to playing an integral role in their future growth within the Ohio Medicare market."
Columbus, OH - Founded in 1997, MediGold offers Medicare Advantage plans in select Ohio counties. MediGold offers four health insurance options, three of which include prescription drug coverage at no additional cost. MediGold offers affordable health insurance to Medicare eligible beneficiaries and covers hospital, medical, and Part D drug benefits. MediGold has been serving Ohio for over a decade and has earned high ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). MediGold is not-for-profit and operated by Mount Carmel Health Plan.