Travelers Indemnity Company and its property casualty affiliates, has been around for more than 160 years and has earned the reputation as one of the best property casualty companies insurers in the industry. Travelers is a top- 10 writer of personal insurance, the No. 1 writer of surety and workers compensation insurance in the United States, and the second-largest commercial insurance carrier in the United States.
Constitution State Services, is a third-party administrator for workers compensation claims, general liability claims, commercial auto claims and property claims. Headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, we’re a subsidiary of The Travelers Companies, Inc. and have been providing claim management and risk control services for over 40 years.
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Fax bills & attachments are sent from your fax machine, and bills are converted to data, attachments are indexed to the bill data, then loaded back into iCompEDI® for processing. Users can upload additional attachments to the now electronic record or simply release for processing.
Upload PDF bills & attachments through our iCompEDI® web portal and bills are converted to data, then loaded back into iCompEDI® for processing. Users can upload additional attachments to the now electronic record or simply release for processing.
Using the iCompEDI® web portal billing system, users can upload X12 837 bills & link attachments for processing, receive back X12 responses (999, 277, 835) and more.
Power users can submit X12 837 or custom files and attachments via sFTP, and receive back X12 responses (999, 277, 835) and more.
Users can use their existing vendor partner or clearinghouse to submit transactions to Travelers, and they will be routed to WorkCompEDI seamlessly.
The Payor ID for Travelers (First Party Medical) is WB162.
However, if you are seeking to submit EDI through someone other than WorkCompEDI®, please check with your trading partner to see if they have assigned a different (but still valid) Payor ID to this route.
YES – Travelers (First Party Medical) and WorkCompEDI® have teamed up to maximize electronic submissions for Travelers clients and have invested a great deal of resources to maximize the value of the partnership. Sending Travelers (First Party Medical) bills through WorkCompEDI® ensures your transactions are being received and processed in the most efficient and timely manner.
You should use the specific Payor ID issued to the Travelers (First Party Medical) client in order to ensure your bills are adjudicated in a timely manner. Use the Payor ID Lookup tool on the WorkCompEDI® website to find the right Payor ID for your designated receiver.
NO – while submitting your billing through WorkCompEDI® is the fastest method to reach Travelers (since all bills are delivered electronically within 24 hours of receipt), your company can send bills through your vendor-partners who may be connected with WorkCompEDI®. While this adds 24-48 hours to your bills reaching Travelers (depending on your vendor-partner’s processing guidelines for delivery), your bills will reach Travelers (First Party Medical) .
The most significant benefit is that WorkCompEDI® submits directly to Travelers (First Party Medical) which means your transactions are delivered to Travelers within 24 hours. Once you are setup with WorkCompEDI® to submit eBilling to Travelers (First Party Medical) , you can also reach over 4,400+ other electronic receivers. Plus, WorkCompEDI® is an all-Payor clearinghouse, which means if the receiver you are trying to reach does not accept electronic transactions, WorkCompEDI® will print & mail your bills and attachments using 1st class USPS at no additional cost! Not to mention, you will have a partner in the race to submit clean bills in a timely manner, along with enhanced tracking and validation of your submission.
There is a simple per-transaction charge of $0.65 per bill (with unlimited attachments) to use WorkCompEDI® as your submitting partner. Keep in mind, the industry average for electronic bill submission to work comp carriers can range from $0.85 to $1.00 per bill, and most vendors will charge you extra for bills that need to be printed & mailed when an electronic connection does not exist. Added values include no setup or hidden fees, a month-to-month agreement, free access to our iCompEDI® billing management portal, no additional fees for support and valuable tracking reports that provide date & time stamps along with tracking numbers for each bill you submit (whether delivered EDI or paper).
YES – WorkCompEDI® can provide you with a powerful submission tool that uses bill data generated directly from your existing practice software tool. Your staff doesn’t need to re-type bill information into our systems or spend time stuffing envelopes. Simply use your existing practice software to create and submit electronic bills and images of supporting documents through our iCompEDI® billing management portal.
WorkCompEDI® accepts ANSI X12 837, print image, and custom formats for bill data, and PDF, GIF, JPEG, TIFF and other standard image formats for supporting documents.
YES – WorkCompEDI® maintains a large network of cooperative practice management software vendors focused on the P&C industry. Some of our key partners include MediTab, Conexem, Prime Clinical, RevClaims, Cube Healthcare, MedPharm and many more.
YES – WorkCompEDI® maintains one of the largest network of cooperative clearinghouses in the P&C industry. Some of our key partners include Change Healthcare (RelayHealth/Emdeon), Cognizant (Trizetto), SSI Group, Availity (RealMed), Jopari, Optum (P2PLink), and more! Where your vendor is connected with WorkCompEDI®, you can submit bills to not only Travelers, but also thousands of other receivers.
Since there are no up-front or monthly expenses, you have no risk in establishing an account with WorkCompEDI® to submit eBilling. However, if we fail to provide you with 100% customer satisfaction, and you wish to terminate your service agreement, we will easily cancel your service with our company.
WorkCompEDI® offers an array of ways to submit your bills to our firm for processing, including: 1.) output a flat file of bills and images from your software and send it to WorkCompEDI® directly (using a secure FTP tool); 2.) you can submit your bills using our iCompEDI® portal (using many formats, including ANSI X12 837, print image, or proprietary) and either upload your supporting images directly (as single images or a bulk of images), or you can fax your documents using the bar coded fax cover sheet generated for each bill; or 3) you can fax both bills and supporting materials to our firm and receive your reports back through your fax machine using our CompFax® service, where we convert the data off your faxed bill into EDI for submission electronically to receivers. In all cases, you can use any combination of the options above to meet your needs.
You can use iCompEDI® or submit a flat file of your bills, and then use our fax-to-EDI CompFax® service to submit your supporting documents for each of the bills. If that doesn’t work for your existing workflow, you can submit your bills via iCompEDI® and then send us a single file of images with an index file. Or, we can work with you to create a process that works for your office to ensure it does not disrupt your existing billing workflows. It comes down to what is easiest for you and your organization.
YES – WorkCompEDI® always provides back an “Immediate Verification” report outlining each bill transmitted and whether it was accepted or rejected by our clearinghouse front-end edits. Then, we will pass back any information provided by the receivers as they adjudicate the transactions, and in some cases even pass back electronic remittances (835) which we can return as an ANSI X12 835 file or as a human readable report. Most importantly, you will have a record of your submission, including a tracking number for each bill, which provides immediate appeals validation when discussing timely filing concerns.
Just email email@example.com to get started. We can go over the options that best suit your needs and get you started on the road to saving time and money. If you prefer, please visit our website at www.workcompedi.com and use our online registration portal to get started – we’ll contact you as soon as your account is ready to go!
WorkCompEDI provides submitters (doctors, hospitals, clinics, billing companies and others who submit billing outwardly for reimbursement) a single-source, all-payor turnkey partner for eBilling services in the Property & Casualty (workers’ compensation, auto, and personal injury markets) with access to over 3,000+ electronic receivers (employers, bill review firms, insurance plans, networks and others who receive and process billing).
Where an electronic route is not available, WorkCompEDI prints & mails the transactions (with supporting documents) at the same rate as an EDI transaction(no hidden or additional fees)using 1stclass USPS mail from its own print facility (not outsourced)
Using a combination of WorkCompEDI products and services, submitter clients can submit all bills and notes – to all payors – in a flexible method, without hidden fees.
WorkCompEDI retains established integration or interfacing partnerships with the following market leading vendors. Each relationship brings a different level of white-label or custom integration capabilities to end-users, limiting learning curves and enhancing adoption. Just email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to get started. We can go over the options that best suit your needs and get you started on the road to connecting with Travelers (First Party Medical) and thousands of other receivers that use WorkCompEDI as their vendor partner of choice.