HGP Advises Ontellus in Acquisition of INTERTEL and MasterTraceOctober 01, 2020
Ontellus, the industry leading, nationwide full-service procurer of medical, billing, employment records, and other claims related data services, announced that it has acquired INTERTEL and MasterTrace, together the largest provider of medical records canvassing solutions,.
Both INTERTEL and MasterTrace provide insurance companies with the ability to investigate claims and underwriting for missing records data. From a single, cloud-based platform, requestors can safely order, track, and receive information that helps insurers discover unknown historical medical treatment data. Claims departments and special investigation units use these companies to help fight potential fraud associated with injury claims.
This acquisition will provide INTERTEL and MasterTrace customers a seamless ability to order any records discovered during the course of canvassing, and Ontellus customers with the opportunity to uncover previously unknown information as part of the of the records retrieval life cycle.
"Medical canvassing is a crucial capability in the adjudication of insurance claims," says Darren Klauser, CEO of Ontellus. "Having a digital platform that allows insurers to seamlessly move from canvassing to procuring records electronically will enable Ontellus to further expedite the retrieval services that we provide our clients with today."
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