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Inland Empire Health Plan Selects Prelude Software For Payment Processing Technology

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Inland Empire Health Plan Selects Prelude Software For Payment Processing Technology

Prelude’s PayPilot© to Provide Enterprise Payment Platform to enable Automation and 21st Century Capabilities for IEHP, a not-for-profit public health plan in Riverside and San Bernardino counties

NATICK MASS. and SAN BERNARDINO, CA – August 10, 2011 – Prelude Software, a leading provider of payment management technology and Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP), one of the largest not-for-profit public health plans in California, today announced IEHP’s selection of Prelude’s best-of-breed solution, PayPilot, for automating and streamlining of its payment processing.

PayPilot streamlines and automates operational payment processing while filling the functional gaps in the disbursement workflows of insurance companies and heath care organizations existing systems. By providing even greater access, flexibility and control over the financial transactions of the entire enterprise, our middleware solution PayPilot enables companies like IEHP to extend the life and functionality of their organization’s existing legacy systems, producing the same results as a new replacement system but at a fraction of the cost and effort to implement. Prelude’s rapid deployment path, including source system integration, typically helps clients recognize an ROI within first year of implementation.

“We are very excited and proud to have earned IEHP as a client and look forward to helping them achieve the goals and accomplishments they’ve shared with us,” said Steve Root, President of Prelude Software. “PayPilot will provide IEHP with a solution that makes their payment processes as innovative as their health care initiatives, programs, and community campaigns. Our solution complements their existing source systems and will enable automation of their processes and capabilities like electronic payments and explanation of benefits, along with bulking of payments while providing greater flexibility, efficiency, control and security.”

About IEHP IEHP, Inland Empire Health Plan, a Knox-Keene licensed Health Plan located in San Bernardino, California, is a not-for-profit public agency. IEHP services San Bernardino and Riverside Counties and has over 500,000 Members in the following programs: Medi-Cal (including seniors and people with disabilities), Healthy Families, Healthy Kids, and a Medicare Advantage Special Needs Plan Through a dynamic partnership with providers, award-winning service and innovative products, IEHP is fully committed to providing Members with quality, accessible and wellness based healthcare services. www.iehp.org.

About Prelude Software Prelude Software is a leading provider of enterprise-wide disbursement solutions for insurance companies. Its industry renowned PayPilot® solution extends the life and capabilities of clients’ existing infrastructure by interfacing with their siloed source systems. As an example, PayPilot enables the workflows of claims, policy and finance to centralize, streamline and increase the security and control of the payment process. PayPilot provides a single, universal platform with 21st century capabilities for processing, issuing, reporting and storing payments. PayPilot helps keep companies stay compliant and facilitates data synchronization across their enterprise. PayPilot also enable ACH and ERADS, bulking of payments, communication with clients’ banks for Positive Pay and Bank Recon. Prelude’s solution also allows agents and adjusters to close claims quicker by securely printing checks, activating payment on cards or issuing electronic payments in the field. This capability is ideal for CATs and everyday field claims.

Contact: Thomas Pham Director of Marketing Inland Empire Health Plan 909-890-2176 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Contact: Bill Clausen VP Business Relations Prelude Software 508 650-0033 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it