CHARLESTON, S.C., July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Benefitfocus announced today that Intermedix, a leading emergency healthcare industry services and technology provider, has selected BENEFITFOCUS HR InTouch™ for benefits administration and employee communication. With customers in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, ranging from first responders to statewide public health agencies, Intermedix provides public health sector technologies that cover more than 75 percent of the U.S. population.
HR InTouch will provide Intermedix's 1,300 employees with one portal through which to explore benefit options and complete open enrollment elections. HR InTouch video capabilities will also help Intermedix leadership communicate important information and assist their employees in making benefit decisions. Having a single, cloud-based system for benefits-related information will allow Intermedix to deliver consistent information regardless of employee location.
"The employees at Intermedix are dedicated to the men and women who provide emergency services to our communities," said Shawn Jenkins, Benefitfocus President and CEO. "Working with Intermedix is a privilege, and we look forward to delivering exciting new technology that will provide their employees with the best user experience as they make important benefit and financial decisions during the 2013 open enrollment period."
Benefitfocus' technology will allow Intermedix to automate processes through a user-friendly portal, and thus improve the benefit enrollment experience for its employees and provide scalability as the company grows. "Benefitfocus was the clear choice," said Cheryl Fletterick, Vice President of Human Resources for Intermedix. "HR InTouch gives us the tools we need to engage with our employees by helping them fully understand and appreciate the benefits that our company offers while streamlining the time it takes our people to enroll."
Benefitfocus is the largest benefits technology provider in the U.S. More than 16 million consumers, 300,000 employers and 60,000 brokers use our cloud-based platform to shop, enroll, manage and exchange all their benefits in one place. From consumer engagement and education to enrollment, communication and billing, Benefitfocus is helping companies find a better way to manage their benefits. For more information, visit www.benefitfocus.com Benefitfocus – All Your Benefits. One Place.
Intermedix focuses on the highly fragmented emergency healthcare system by delivering healthcare information technology and business solutions to manage the revenue cycle, promote preparedness and interoperability, and support incident response management, documentation and reporting. Intermedix provides revenue cycle management services for emergency physicians and hospital emergency departments, emergency medical services (ambulance) agencies, urgent care centers, and fire departments throughout the United States. The Company also provides hosted technology solutions for state and local public health agencies, hospitals, urgent care centers, emergency medical service agencies, and fire departments.