Kermit 95 Recommended for Medical Insurance Claim Submission

Although Kermit software has always been strong in the medical claim submission market, it was also common to find claims-submission packages built around ProComm. However, ProComm seems to have been "end-of-lifed" and is no longer developed or supported (even though you can still buy it). A typical single-copy price is $148.00 USD.

Medical practices, pharmacies, and hospitals that use claims packages built around ProComm are finding that these do not work on Windows XP, and insurers such as Medicare, Blue Cross, and Blue Shield are beginning to recommend Columbia's Kermit 95 software as a replacement, because K-95 handles all the needed tasks:

as well as some tasks that ProComm could not handle, such as:

Kermit's scripting language is similar to ProComm's ASPECT in function, but different in form and somewhat more flexible, allowing scripts to be coded more compactly and intuitively. ASPECT scripts can easily be converted to Kermit scripts by someone who knows both languages, or we can do it for you (CONTACT US).

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Internet Kermit Service / The Kermit Project / Columbia University / / December 2003