SOURCE: Eldorado Computing, Inc.

June 28, 2005 06:00 ET

Eldorado Computing Partners With JMS Associates to Offer Healthcare Payers Claims Document Imaging, Scanning & Adjudication

Enhanced Accuracy Improves Quality and Reduces Administrative Healthcare Costs

PHOENIX, AZ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 28, 2005 -- Eldorado, Inc., which specializes in health benefit management and business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions for the healthcare industry, announced today a partnership with JMS Associates, a provider of front-end claims processing solutions, to provide outsourced electronic data interchange (EDI) and processing of healthcare claims to ECI's client base.

The combination of JMS' front end and ECI's HEALTHpac claims adjudication engine will automate all aspects of claims processing. ECI's healthcare payer clients can select from the following service offerings:

--  Mail room and document preparation
--  Scanning and imaging
--  Claims adjudication
--  Data extraction
--  Data validation
--  Network routing
--  Web re-pricing
--  Claim and mail web-hosting
--  Storage, retrieval and shredding
According to Zane Bell, CEO of Eldorado, "We have a long tradition of aligning with best-of-breed solutions in multiple categories to help our managed care, third party administrators, and self-insured clients to increase efficiencies and auto-adjudication rates and to reduce administrative healthcare costs. JMS rounds out our service offerings for claims document imaging, scanning and adjudication."

"With a 30-year track record of success in the healthcare industry, we are well positioned to provide comprehensive and customized claims processing solutions to ECI's healthcare payer clients to increase operational efficiencies and reduce administrative healthcare costs," states Chuck Agrussa, president of JMS.

About JMS Associates

Farmington Hills, Mich.-based JMS Associates offers cost-effective, timely, accurate solutions for data processing. Solutions begin with receiving EDI and paper claims, converting paper to EDI, claim validation and correction of eligibility and provider data, network routing to PPO Networks, re-pricing of medical and dental claims through EDI systems and web Applications, claim storage, and viewer tools. JMS also performs claim adjudication services through a remote connection directly into most adjudication systems. For more information, contact 248.489.8888 or visit

About Eldorado Computing, Inc.

Based in Phoenix, Ariz., Eldorado Computing, Inc. (ECI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of MphasiS, a leading provider of IT and BPO solutions. ECI provides integrated HIPAA-compliant software and ASP solutions for health benefits management, serving hundreds of third party administrators (TPAs), health plans, employers and self-insured organizations. Together, Eldorado Computing's customers manage five million lives and handle 35 million claims annually. For more information, contact 602.604.3100 or visit or

Contact Information

    Jodi Amendola
    Amendola Communications for Eldorado Computing
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