Monday, March 1, 2010
PRESS RELEASE - Chesterfield, MO., March 1, 2010: Unibased Systems Architecture, Inc. (Unibased) announced today that it has added U.S. Bank Healthcare Payment Management™ (HPM) to its slate of client solutions. HPM is a Web-based, peer-reviewed payment tool designed to help hospitals and other healthcare providers increase revenue, reduce bad debt and improve processes.
L.V. Covington, Unibased President and CEO, is excited by the new alliance. "HPM offers unique functionality which should please both the consumer and the hospital provider - from eligibility, estimation and one-time payments to automated payment plans and healthcare lines of credit. HPM’s online bill-pay feature will be integrated with our consumer portal, Consumer Access and Scheduling for Healthcare (CASH). Our clients will appreciate the savings, administrative productivity and revenue enhancement they’ll realize by adopting HPM."
”Patient payment is a critical issue in healthcare,” says Ralph Bernstein, Senior Vice President of U.S. Bank Healthcare Payment Solutions. “Consumers are shouldering more of the financial burden of their care and providers are struggling with collection of payments. Unibased understands these challenges. We are proud to be working together to deliver solutions that lower costs and facilitate responsible, compassionate payment arrangements between patient and provider."
About Unibased Systems Architecture, Inc.: Celebrating its 24th year in the HIT industry and having achieved “Best In KLAS” (1) in the market segments for surgery management and enterprise scheduling for seven consecutive years, Unibased Systems Architecture, Inc. (Unibased) markets open, scalable, integrated client/server and Web-based products that are designed to meet the unique needs of sophisticated enterprise organizations. Unibased Systems Architecture, Inc. is a private corporation founded in 1986 and is based in Chesterfield, Missouri. All Unibased products are made and supported in the United States. Unibased is an Amerinet supplier. Visit Unibased on the Web at www.unibased.com.
About U.S. Bank Healthcare Payment Solutions: Healthcare Payment Solutions helps patients pay and providers collect. An outgrowth of U.S. Bank's long-standing commitment to the healthcare community, Healthcare Payment Solutions delivers innovations that simplify the receipt and processing of payments, provides new and better ways for patients to meet their financial obligations, and supports the relationship among the participants in the healthcare continuum. For more information about Healthcare Payment Solutions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-285-0933.
About U.S. Bancorp: U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $281 billion in assets as of Dec. 31, 2009, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the fifth largest commercial bank in the United States. The company operates 3,015 banking offices in 25 states and 5,148 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com.
Unibased Media Contact:
Stephanie D. Speth, Marketing Manager
Phone: (314) 878-6050, ext. 143
U.S Bank Media Contact:
Teri Charest, U.S. Bank Media Relations
Phone: (612) 303-0732
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