SOURCE: Mitchell International

Mitchell International

March 05, 2012 04:00 ET

Alpha Review Selects Mitchell Health Ticket and Provider Directory Solution

Mitchell Web-Based Tools Will Improve Workers' Compensation Claims Cost Containment With Better Care Communications and PPO Penetration

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 5, 2012) - Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced that Alpha Review, a leading national medical bill review innovator, has selected the Mitchell Health Ticket and Provider Lookup Directory to help contain workers' compensation claim costs. The Mitchell Health Ticket and Provider Lookup Directory is a web-based claim communications and PPO compliance solution that improves workers' compensation claims cost containment with better care communications and provider network penetration.

Mike Drevalas, president for Alpha Review, said, "The Mitchell Health Ticket and Provider Lookup Directory will help our payer clients increase preferred PPO utilization and improve the quality and timeliness of care with a solution that makes critical claims information and preferred provider networks available to all involved in a workers' compensation claim. Alpha Review looks forward to deploying this cost containment innovation to our broader client base."

"Mitchell is pleased to help add value to Alpha Review's medical bill review services," said Nina Smith-Garmon, senior vice president and general manager of the Mitchell Workers' Compensation Solutions Division. "The Mitchell Health Ticket and PPO Lookup Directory, powered by VIIAD, is part of Mitchell's commitment to continually improve the cost containment opportunities available from the SmartAdvisor medical bill software suite of extended specialty pricing, PPO networks and compliance expertise solutions for workers' compensation claims."

SmartAdvisor is a comprehensive bill review solution for workers' compensation that contains a unique combination of performance software, client services and best-in-class partnerships. SmartAdvisor's distinctive capabilities include customizable workflow modeling, a robust business decision rules engine, data analytics and reporting tools, Claims Examiner Portal for fast, secured, real-time access to bill data and a proven technology platform that delivers on average 50-70% straight-through processing for improved efficiencies and lower costs. Visit for more information or contact 1-800-421-6705 to schedule a demo of the SmartAdvisor bill review system.

About Alpha Review Corporation
Alpha Review Corporation (ARC) was formed in 1995 as a medical bill review company. ARC customizes its bill review services to meet the client's individual needs by setting specific and unique customer notification parameters, providing customized management reports, or meeting any number of perhaps seemingly minor, but critical needs. This ensures the bill review process will work smoothly and efficiently for our customer. By focusing on medical bill review, ARC is able to leverage its experience and expertise to provide the best possible savings. We are the focal point of the client's need for bill review expertise in any state. We are a single resource, processing all bills at one location. For more information, please visit

About Mitchell
Mitchell empowers clients to achieve measurably better outcomes. Providing unparalleled breadth of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, Mitchell is uniquely able to simplify and accelerate the claims management and collision repair processes.

As a leading provider of Property & Casualty claims technology solutions, Mitchell processes over 50 million transactions annually for over 300 insurance companies/claims payers and over 30,000 collision repair facilities throughout North America. Founded in 1946, Mitchell is headquartered in San Diego, California, and has 1,700 employees. The company is privately owned primarily by the Aurora Capital Group, a Los Angeles-based investment group. For more information about Mitchell, visit

About Mitchell Workers' Compensation Solutions Division
Mitchell Workers' Compensation Solutions (WCS), a division of Mitchell, is a leading provider of workers' compensation cost containment technologies and solutions. Insurance payers and other clients rely on Mitchell's medical bill review solution, the SmartAdvisor™ Software Suite, to improve their medical cost savings results. For more information, please visit