Piedmont Clinic Partners with MD On-Line for Electronic Claims Processing Services

ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Piedmont Clinic, a wholly owned subsidiary of Piedmont Healthcare, continues to achieve significant improvements in clinical outcomes, service and process efficiency.  Today, Piedmont Clinic announced it is partnering with MD On-Line, Inc., a proven leader in revenue cycle management and electronic claims processing services, to assist its members in submission of electronic claims.  

The partnership provides Piedmont's provider community with industry-leading revenue cycle and clearinghouse services while streamlining the collection of patient data, an essential part of Piedmont Clinic's clinical integration program.  The Clinic currently uses both electronic medical record and claims based data for a variety of quality improvement, population and cost efficiency initiatives.  Through clinical integration, physicians securely share clinical information across specialties, hospitals and physicians practices.

About Piedmont Clinic

Piedmont Clinic is an Independent practice association composed of Piedmont's 317 employed physicians and an additional 443 independent physicians.  Clinic membership includes over 40 specialties and over 140 offices across metro Atlanta.  Clinical integration provides the opportunity for physicians to enhance and monitor the quality of physician-provided care.

About MD On-Line

MD On-Line Inc. is a leading provider of revenue cycle management and claims processing services. Endorsed and co-branded by more than 30 major insurers for practices of all sizes, MD On-Line applies its cloud-based technology solutions to optimize provider offices, improve the quality of patient care and eliminate inefficiencies within our healthcare system.  In addition to claims processing, MD On-Line also offers eligibility verification, claim status inquiries, and electronic remittance advice. Its solutions encompass a network of over 2,000 payer organizations and are used by more than 45,000 healthcare providers nationwide. For additional information, visit www.mdol.com.

SOURCE MD On-Line Inc.