WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Dec. 10, 2009 – HealthCare Information Management, Inc. (HCIM) announced today that Physicians United Plan, Inc. (PUP) of Winter Park, Florida has retained their Consulting Services to assist PUP’s staff with the further refinement and the application of configuration best practices for their EZ-CAP® managed care application.
“As an EZ-CAP preferred partner, HCIM’s knowledgeable and experienced consulting staff will be training PUP’s personnel to further leverage the processing power of the EZ-CAP system. This education centers around the administration of configuration best practices for EZ-CAP,” said Jeffrey M. Hall, HCIM’s Sr. Vice President and Group Director of Consulting Services. Hall added, “Understanding the value of time to market, we are leveraging our existing knowledge of EZ-CAP, managed care claims operations, and business processes to chart an aggressive approach for EZ-CAP knowledge transfer.”
“Since HCIM’s SymKey® products are already successfully installed in production at PUP, it was a natural fit for PUP to partner with HCIM in a consulting capacity. Their demonstrated experience working with our staff, in addition to their affiliation with EZ-CAP, made our consulting selection process simple,” said Tom Middleton, PUP’s Senior Director of Claims.
About Physicians United Plan, Inc. (PUP)
Headquartered in Central Florida, Physicians United Plan (PUP) is a Medicare Advantage Coordinated Care Plan with Prescription Drug coverage (MA-PD) contracted with Medicare to provide health care to Medicare Beneficiaries. PUP currently serves over 17,000 members in the Central Florida area. PUP’s 2009 service area includes the following counties: Alachua, Brevard, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lake, Manatee, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Seminole and Sumter. For more information about Physicians United Plan, please visit www.pupcorp.com.
Incorporated in July 2000, HCIM delivers technology solutions and consulting services to the managed care/payer industry. HCIM’s Certified Service Partner consultants are trained and certified in successfully implementing the latest technologies and versions of the industry’s leading managed care core transaction systems. HCIM’s trained professional consultants offer payer software application implementation services such as database development, database analysis, custom report development, custom software development, testing, and the interface and integration of third party applications. HCIM’s consultants also offer operational consulting services, including workflow analysis, organizational review, business process reengineering, realignment of resources, training, conversions, system configuration, and business rules configuration. HCIM’s veteran consultants are well equipped to help clients achieve optimal efficiency in such areas as claims processing, utilization management, HIPAA compliancy, and EDI. For more information about HCIM’s products and services, call 888-454-0202 or visit www.hcim.com.