SOURCE: Human Arc

Human Arc

September 01, 2010 15:50 ET

Human Arc Introduces New Way to Help Consumers Find Out If They Are Eligible for Assistance Programs

CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwire - September 1, 2010) -  Human Arc, a national innovator in healthcare eligibility and enrollment services, announced it has broadened its services by promoting directly to consumers a free way to determine if they potentially qualify for benefits from among thousands of federal, state, local community and private assistance programs.

Human Arc's web page gives consumers direct access to the National Council on Aging (NCOA) BenefitsCheckUp® web-based interactive database that shows potential eligibility for programs ranging from food and heating assistance to help in securing healthcare and prescriptions. So far, the database has helped 2.5 million people find benefits valued at over $8 billion annually.

The web page also features Human Arc's Resource Connection, a listing of links designed to give consumers immediate, easy access to helpful websites for national and community-based programs of assistance.

" helps us achieve our company's vision to positively impact the lives of at least a million people each year," stated Jeffrey L. Markle, Human Arc's President and Chief Operating Officer. "By moving beyond conventional business-to-business models, we are helping to empower people in need to connect with community resources and bring additional quality to their lives."

Human Arc
Established in 1984, Human Arc serves hospitals and healthcare systems nationwide with self-pay reimbursement-related services. These include the company's Eligibility Enrollment Servicesm, Disproportionate Share Servicessm, PayerLogicsm Denial Solutions, Out-of-state Medicaid Solutions and Legacy Conversion Advantage services, as well as its proprietary Software-as-a-Service technology to help healthcare providers manage their in-house self-pay eligibility/enrollment efforts. Human Arc also provides innovative revenue enhancement solutions to managed care health insurers. These include specialized PremiumAssistsm Part D Solutionssm services to Medicare Advantage, prescription drug and special needs health plans, as well as Best Benefitssm Supplemental Security Income enrollment assistance to qualified Medicaid managed plan members. Human Arc helps clients optimize their fiscal health in the marketplace while improving access to healthcare and quality-of-life benefits. For more information, please visit

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    Human Arc Corporate Marketing Communications
    (216) 431-5200