DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BioClaim, Inc. announced as part of its ongoing effort to focus on patient safety, Amerigroup Community Care of Florida, a subsidiary of WellPoint, Inc., will implement BioClaim's patented biometric software at select physician offices in the state.
"We greatly appreciate the opportunity to work with Amerigroup Florida," said Scott Kimmel, executive vice president and general counsel of BioClaim, Inc. "They have consistently demonstrated their willingness to pilot and implement cutting edge technologies and we look forward to helping Amerigroup reduce fraud such as phantom billing while protecting their members and providers from card swapping and medical identity theft."
"We are excited to participate in this innovative pilot which will maintain the accuracy of electronic health records and help our members lead healthier lives while promoting fraud prevention." said Dr. Eina Fishman, Amerigroup Florida chief medical officer.
BioClaim will implement SafeMatch® from Eye Controls at the chosen offices.
"Eye Controls is pleased to take part in this Payer sponsored initiative in concert with BioClaim," said Milan Popovich, chief operating officer for Eye Controls. "The Eye Controls SafeMatch® Iris Camera System for Patient Registration and Identification has been successfully installed across the country starting in 2008, and has been seamlessly integrated with a myriad of EMR vendors. This flexibility will allow BioClaim to easily incorporate SafeMatch® into virtually any medical practice and will allow BioClaim to provide the payer community with an absolute assurance that the correct patien
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