New Service Improves the Effectiveness and Timeliness of Subscriber
Electronic Communications, Reduces Overall Cost of Healthcare by
<p><span class="xn-location">ATLANTA</span>, <span class="xn-chron">March 1</span> /CNW/ -- BOOTH #4338 -- HIMSS10 - Healthcare IT Conference and Exhibition -- ColdSpark,(TM) a BakBone Software® company (OTC Bulletin Board: BKBO), and leader in next-generation enterprise messaging platform and infrastructure, today announced a new managed services offering for Automated Paperless Healthcare Notifications for healthcare payer organizations.</p>
-- Built upon the industry-proven ColdSpark technology platform, this new
managed service provides a turn-key platform for increasing the
effectiveness and timeliness of electronic delivery of explanation of
benefits (EoBs), account statements, billing invoices, enrollment kits
and other notifications in a compliant fashion.
-- ColdSpark's Automated Paperless Notification Solution helps healthcare
payer organizations reduce the material and personnel costs of
traditional print and postage by providing secure, traceable e-mail
delivery of these notifications and driving users to electronic
and Web sites.
-- In the face of increasingly complex technology infrastructures, IT
budget cutbacks and green initiatives, ColdSpark's solution allows
organizations to leverage their existing messaging infrastructures to
drive paperless communications while reducing the overall cost of
<p>About ColdSpark's Managed Services for Automated Paperless Healthcare Notifications</p>
-- Reduces the associated costs of print and postage for explanation of
benefits, account statements, billing invoices and other
-- Integrates with existing portals and print systems to improve return
investment and automation of existing systems and allows organizations
to leverage existing application infrastructures, such as EMR, and
e-mail archiving applications, into a centrally managed solution.
-- Improves subscriber relationships by providing more proactive
subscriber engagement and more timely communications.
-- Provides a holistic view of subscriber e-mail and other electronic
-- Supports existing workflow and organizational approval requirements to
ensure security and compliance.
<p><span class="xn-person">Ken Horner</span>, senior vice president of Corporate Development and Strategy, ColdSpark: "Today, organizations deliver subscriber EoBs, along with account statements and billing information, through traditional print and mail channels. This process has associated costs in both materials and personnel that could be eliminated or reduced through a secure, compliant electronic delivery channel. Our new managed service for Automated Paperless Healthcare Notifications is a very cost-effective way for healthcare payers to quickly reduce print costs while retaining the power of existing marketing automation tools and shifting the burden of e-mail delivery management to the experts at ColdSpark."</p>
<p>HIMSS10 - Healthcare IT Conference and Exhibition: <a href="http://www.himssconference.org">http://www.himssconference.org</a></p>
<p>Tips for Success When Going Paperless: <a href="http://blog.coldspark.com/2010/02/28/tips-for-success-when-going-paperless/">http://blog.coldspark.com/2010/02/28/tips-for-success-when-going-paperless/</a></p>
<p>ColdSpark's Automated Paperless Healthcare Notifications Solution: <a href="http://www.coldspark.com/solutions/Automated_Paperless_Notifications_Solution_fo">http://www.coldspark.com/solutions/Automated_Paperless_Notifications_Solution_fo</a> r_Healthcare</p>
<p>ColdSpark's Managed Services: <a href="http://www.coldspark.com/services/managed_services">http://www.coldspark.com/services/managed_services</a></p>
<p>Osterman Research - Key Issues in Improving Your Messaging Capabilities: <a href="http://www.coldspark.com/files/Osterman_Research_Whitepaper.pdf">http://www.coldspark.com/files/Osterman_Research_Whitepaper.pdf</a></p>
<p>ColdSpark is a leading provider of enterprise messaging infrastructure solutions and platforms, helping the world's most demanding companies increase the power of their e-mail to drive revenue, deepen customer relationships and improve business efficiency, while ensuring security, compliance and performance. ColdSpark's customers include many of the world's largest financial institutions and global 2000 enterprises. For additional information on ColdSpark solutions, or to schedule a demo, visit <a href="http://www.coldspark.com">www.coldspark.com</a> or call 866-902-2505.</p>
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