SOURCE: Mitchell International

Mitchell International

February 25, 2014 12:00 ET

Mitchell Announces ICD-10 Ready Decision Point® 8 Software Release

Decision Point 8 Provides Claims Adjusters With Seamless Support for ICD-10 Bills

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 25, 2014) - Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty claims and Collision Repair industries, today announced the commercial release of Decision Point® 8, a completely automated medical bill review and workflow solution for first and third-party liability adjusters.

"ICD-10 will have a big impact on the Property & Casualty insurance and healthcare industries in 2014," said Shahin Hatamian, Vice President of Product Management and Strategy. "With this major release of Decision Point 8, we are well ahead of the October 2014 deadline for the changeover to ICD-10 and are empowering Mitchell clients with the latest technology to manage liability claims handling."

Decision Point 8 is an end-to-end medical bill review platform enabling adjusters in the auto casualty industry to make informed decisions around medical bills related to liability claims. This release features the ability for mixed code claims to be processed with both ICD-9 and ICD-10 codes, which will be beneficial when medical treatment occurs before and after the implementation date. Adjusters will also have access to an ICD-10 Diagnosis code look-up feature. 

For more information on Decision Point, please visit Mitchell Auto Casualty Solutions or contact 800-424-1132 to schedule a demo.

About Mitchell

Mitchell is uniquely positioned to simplify, enhance and accelerate claims handling processes across the P&C industry through deep workflow solutions that include unparalleled access to data, advanced analytics and decision support tools. Our expert workflow and adjusting solutions advance the claims management process by enabling automotive physical damage, bodily injury and workers' compensation clients to process claims more accurately, consistently, and cost-effectively.

Mitchell's solutions provide an expert level of decision support and connectivity within the claims organization and with industry partners to achieve optimal outcomes. Mitchell's comprehensive solution portfolio and robust SaaS infrastructure enables tens of millions of electronic transactions to be processed each month for over 300 insurance companies, including the majority of the top 25 insurance carriers, and over 30,000 collision repair facilities. With an expanding global footprint, Mitchell products are currently utilized in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Mitchell is headquartered in San Diego, California, and has 2,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.mitchell.com.

About Auto Casualty Solutions

The Mitchell Auto Casualty Solutions division provides integrated, automated solutions that simplify and streamline injury and liability claims handling. Combining auto casualty expertise with claims review technology, Mitchell's ACS division supports clients at every stage of the auto casualty claims process. With over 20 years' experience helping customers simplify and optimize their injury and liability claims handling, Mitchell's ACS division ensures its clients are always one step ahead of the ever-changing auto casualty industry. For more information, visit: http://www.mitchell.com/claims-management-software/medical-claims-processing/index-medical-processing-software.asp. Mitchell ACS also provides industry insight each quarter with the Industry Trends Report. Read the latest issue here: http://www.mitchell.com/industry-trends-report/acs-industry-trends.asp