By Bill Kenealy   When it comes to the novel use of technology among different lines of business, workers' compensation is not widely regarded as a hotbed of innovation, especially when compared to areas such as personal lines auto. Similarly, the typical billing system an insurer runs may tend to lack some of the technological sheen of the most modern claims and policy administration systems.

This state of affairs seems odd when one considers the importance of billing in customer service and the increased emphasis carriers are giving it. While an argument can be made for maintaining separate policy administration systems, the case for a legacy, decentralized billing system is much harder to make.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Information Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access