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Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition Program Announces Finalists, Acrometis LLC Recognized

Acrometis LLC announced today that is has been selected as a finalist in this year’s Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, an awards program from the publisher of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. Acrometis LLC was recognized as a finalist in the category of Cloud Computing.

Acrometis LLC was selected as a finalist for its innovative, industry leading product, CLAIMExpert®. It is a claims processing platform designed with the workers’ compensation industry in mind and its cloud based architecture allows companies to integrate their existing systems or applications to ensure full functionality and accessibility.

Finalists were selected by a distinguished panel of CIOs and other executives from renowned U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems, including Mayo Clinic, Boston Children’s Hospital, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. A complete list of judges can be found at www.fierceinnovationawards.com/healthcare/2013/judges.

“These finalists are a cross-section of game-changing solutions providers who are helping providers to transform healthcare delivery and improve care,” said Wendy Johnson, FierceMarkets’ healthcare group publisher. “This is truly an exciting time in healthcare. Disruptive changes are happening that will lead to lasting improvements and millions of saved — and improved — lives.”

All applications were evaluated based on the following criteria: impact on quality of care and patient outcomes; impact on care efficiency; impact on healthcare information exchange; technology Innovation; financial Impact; market validation; compatibility with existing health IT systems; end-user experience and overall level of innovation. Finalists were selected based on the judges’ scores in each area.

“We are excited to have been selected as a finalist for the Fierce Innovation Awards. It is an honor to be considered a game-changer in our field and we are proud to have been recognized for our continuing efforts to drive down worker’s compensation costs through our cloud-based CLAIMExpert. We congratulate the rest of the nominees and look forward to the announcement of the winners,” said Kevin Kilroy, CEO and Chairman of Acrometis.

Acrometis’ CLAIMExpert® solution is a comprehensive cloud-based workers’ compensation claim processing system with a customizable, expert-based rule-driven engine that automatically routes electronic claim files and related notes, schedules and executes tasks, flags priorities and anomalies, communicates with vendors, and pays medical bills. Features include adjudication of workers’ compensation medical bills to state fee schedules and PPO networks, robust bill review rule sets, seamless integration with payment processing, and custom-tailored workflow design. It dramatically increases productivity, speed, accuracy, and data access. CLAIMExpert users have realized double-digit medical cost savings in the first year. To learn more about CLAIMExpert and Acrometis, visit www.acrometis.com.

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About Acrometis LLC

Acrometis offers the most complete and automated claim processing platform designed specifically for the workers’ compensation industry. Acrometis’ CLAIMExpert® is a rules-based claim processing platform that deterministically routes claims documents and bills, allowing for meaningful changes to the claims processing environment that in turn leads to maximized cost savings, efficiency, and productivity gains over the lifecycle of a claim. For more information about Acrometis and the CLAIMExpert platform, please visit www.acrometis.com or call 855.282.1476.

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