Continuum Launches Web-Enabled Managed Care Software

Feb 28, 2001, 00:00 ET from Continuum

    SPRINGFIELD, Pa., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuum announced today that
 employers and claim administrators can now have real-time access to case
 management information through WebOpus, a web-enabled case management system.
 This release is an enhanced version of Continuum's proprietary case management
 software, which has been used to manage thousands of workers' compensation and
 disability cases.
     With WebOpus, a company's claim experience is automatically updated
 whenever a case is touched by Continuum's case management professionals.
 Using highly-sophisticated security, users can log on and report an accident
 or injury, check the status of specific claims, review case management notes,
 access and print case summary reports, create custom reports, generate a
 provider notice or conduct a search for a provider within their network.
 Clients can also communicate directly with the case manager handling an
 individual case.  WebOpus is a significant improvement to the inefficient,
 paper-intensive communication process between claims adjusters and case
     Continuum is the first national organization to provide a full spectrum of
 occupational health and managed care services for the workplace.  The
 Company's comprehensive approach to employee health includes preventive and
 compliance-related services, health promotion and fitness services and
 workers' compensation and disability management.  Continuum offers multiple
 service delivery capabilities, including national provider networks, a wide
 variety of on-site facilities and services, Internet-enabled technology
 solutions and mobile health units covering North America.  Continuum's health
 management solutions result in reduced costs, improved employee productivity
 and increased administrative efficiency.  For more information, please visit
 the Company's web site at

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