November 26, 2007
Care Management International Teams With Milliman Screening Services to Provide New Medical Management Offering
Care Management International, Inc., the market innovator in medical management and clinical services smart sourcing, today announced it is teaming with Milliman Screening Services to provide its customers with new savings opportunities in medical management. Care Management International and Milliman Screening Services together have developed a system that provides health plan providers with an important new resource for performing the administrative functions supporting their inpatient hospital utilization management programs.
"This program allows customers to rapidly increase the turnaround time of their administrative clinical services, freeing up nursing staff to better focus on patient care," said Matthew A. Michela, President and COO of Care Management International. "It provides us with highly skilled physicians and nurses who can interpret and organize the provider's data with incredible speed and precision."
"Milliman Screening Services strongly believes in the advantages of smart sourcing," said David Mirkin, MD, Director, Milliman Screening Services. "Working with Care Management International not only offers healthcare companies improved nursing efficiency and reduced costs, it also provides them with access to educated, high quality globally-sourced staff. Ultimately, this program adds another arrow into the medical management quiver for health plans, providing them another opportunity to reduce costs and improve care," said Mirkin.
About Care Management International
Care Management International provides a full range of care management support services for healthcare companies seeking to improve outcomes, enhance quality, optimize operational performance and lower costs. Large national and regional healthcare companies turn to Care Management International for smart sourcing, the innovative application of customized clinical programs. Smart sourcing amplifies the efforts of client clinical staff through utilization of globally resourced, highly-trained talent and technologies that save time and allow for around-the-clock staffing flexibility. Care Management International empowers healthcare clients to retain ownership and control of their care management competencies supporting the delivery of quality medical care. Headquartered in Hoboken, NJ, Care Management International can be reached at 201-420-6686 or via the Internet at www.caremanagementinternational.com.
About Milliman Screening Services
Milliman Screening Services is a service of Milliman, Inc., whose corporate offices are in Seattle, Milliman serves the full spectrum of business, financial, government, and union organizations. Founded in 1947 as Milliman & Robertson, the company has 47 offices in principal cities in the United States and worldwide. Milliman employs more than 2,000 people, including a professional staff of more than 900 qualified consultants and actuaries. The firm has consulting practices in employee benefits, healthcare, life insurance/financial services, and property and casualty insurance. Milliman's employee benefits practice is a member of Abelica Global, an international organization of independent consulting firms serving clients around the globe. For further information visit www.milliman.com.