Navigation Links
AT&T Establishes New Network Services for Leading Medical Liability Insurer
Date:9/20/2007

AT&T Advances Virtual Private Network Services for ProAssurance and Handles

Hardware Installation at Birmingham Headquarters

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) has announced a two-year contract with ProAssurance Group for more than $1 million in network services. In addition to establishing Virtual Private Network (VPN) services for ProAssurance in order to enhance communications between 14 company sites across the country, AT&T will install required hardware for the network at ProAssurance's headquarters in Birmingham. ProAssurance is also leveraging AT&T's Integration Solutions services to help manage and develop its network capabilities over the new VPN.

ProAssurance subsidiaries form the backbone of one of the nation's largest providers of medical liability insurance and operate in 27 states and the District of Columbia. ProAssurance requires reliable, secure and efficient network communication to manage its policyholders' accounts. Improved visibility and enhanced reporting systems will enable ProAssurance to streamline its operations and remain focused on protecting customers from medical liability damages.

"AT&T gives ProAssurance the network services to enhance the way that our professionals are able to communicate across the country and further streamline and improve how we report on the progress of our business," said Willie Clemons, vice president, Information Systems, ProAssurance. "AT&T's presence every step along the way, from installation to network integration to maintenance and management, is something we've come to depend on."

With this contract, ProAssurance is building on an established relationship with AT&T that includes AT&T Business Network (ABN) service and the introduction of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) capabilities.

Note: This AT&T release and other news announcements are available as part of an RSS feed at http://www.att.com/rss.

About ProAssurance

ProAssurance Corporation is the nation's fourth largest writer of medical professional liability insurance through its principal subsidiaries The Medical Assurance Company, Inc., ProNational Insurance Company, NCRIC, Inc., Physicians Insurance Company of Wisconsin, Inc., and Red Mountain Casualty Insurance Company, Inc. ProAssurance is one of the 100 largest property-casualty insurance groups in the nation, based on Net Written Premium. ProAssurance was recently recognized as a member of the Ward's 50 for 2007, indicative of long-term superior financial performance and outstanding insurance security.

About AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. Among their offerings are the world's most advanced IP-based business communications services and the nation's leading wireless, high speed Internet access and voice services. In domestic markets, AT&T is known for the directory publishing and advertising sales leadership of its Yellow Pages and YELLOWPAGES.COM organizations, and the AT&T brand is licensed to innovators in such fields as communications equipment. As part of its three-screen integration strategy, AT&T is expanding its TV entertainment offerings. Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at http://www.att.com.

(C) 2007 AT&T Knowledge Ventures. All rights reserved. AT&T and the AT&T logo are trademarks of AT&T Knowledge Ventures. For more information, please review this announcement in the AT&T newsroom at http://www.att.com/newsroom.


'/>"/>
SOURCE AT&T Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Indian Doctor Establishes His Name In Germany
2. Study Establishes Link Between Heart Disease And Periodontal Bacteria
3. Report Establishes Increasing Trend in HIV and AIDS among Ontarians
4. UW Establishes Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center
5. A Better Understanding Of The Brain Network
6. A first in Liver Transplant in India – Networking works wel
7. 20 Men Involved In Gay Sex Network Acquire HIV Infection
8. New Network To Ease Blood donation In India
9. "Daydreaming" Network Fails In Autism
10. ISRO To Expand Telemedicine Network, 4 Speciality Hospitals To Be Included
11. MP Forms Youth Network to Spread Awareness on AIDS
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/30/2016)... ... April 30, 2016 , ... Create ... Abstract users can distort and manipulate three-dimensional shapes with ease all within ... ranks, point, lines, polygons, polygon texture animation, opacity texture animation, overall shape texture ...
(Date:4/30/2016)... , ... April 30, 2016 ... ... CBC News on April 4th, 2016 questioned the use of the HyProCure ... EOTTS-HyProCure as “a controversial procedure.” EOTTS-HyProCure is a minimally invasive procedure performed, ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... In an article published April ... enthusiasm for Botox and lip injections, which she underwent in order to feel more ... Music and Arts Festival. The article explains that Ms. Mirmelli’s situation is not unique; ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... On Tuesday, April 26, 2016 members of the ... signature of Gov. Nathan Deal on SB 258, the “Rural Health Care Relief” Bill. ... a 70% tax credit to individuals and corporations which donate directly to a “rural ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... Coast Dental ... 16, 2016, at its new location in the Exchange Furniture Mall at 112 Vilseck ... for a 50-inch Samsung Smart TV. Plus attendees will have the opportunity to meet ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/29/2016)... 2016 Automation is one of ... to the growing demands for productivity in speed, accuracy, ... systems are already adept of a wide range of ... manual labor. Instrumentation continues to evolve, and is poised ... a few years ago. Originally used mostly by the ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... April 28, 2016  While Abbott,s announced purchase ... company,s valve repair and stent business, healthcare research ... Abbott more firmly into patient monitoring.  Kalorama said ... growing device areas, with double-digit growth expected the ... Advanced Remote Patient Monitoring . Abbott ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... April 28, 2016  Marking its one year ... and ovarian cancer risk test, Color Genomics ... genes that highly impact the most common hereditary ... the Color Test analyzes hereditary cancer risks for ... uterine cancers. The Color Test is physician ordered ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: