Aithent FPI™ selected by state government to reduce medicaid fraud

New York (September 16, 2008): Aithent Inc., a global IT solutions provider and a leading provider of case management solutions announced today that a State-level government Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has selected Aithent’s Fraud Prevention and Investigations (Aithent FPI™) system for use as their core Automated Fraud and Abuse Tracking System to manage and control provider and recipient Medicaid fraud.

As an important element of their mission, the State’s Office of the Inspector General (OIG) seeks to safeguard the integrity of the department’s programs and operations. Aithent FPI, a fully functional, web enabled, multi-user case tracking and recovery solution, will enhance the ability of state employees to conduct thorough investigations, recommend legal and recovery actions, conduct independent and objective audits and other activities.

“We are excited to welcome the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to our growing list of case management clients. Aithent will be providing a secure, hosted solution to the users at the Department” said Aithent Executive Vice President Robert Welsh. “We look forward to working with th e Department of Health and Mental Hygiene over the next three years and delivering tangible benefits through a high level of service and support.” Aithent FPI will be deployed as a hosted solution.

For over 17 years Aithent has successfully provided small, mid-sized and large multi- national corporations and government with application development services to meet complex business needs. With a focus on industry verticals that include: Finance, Insurance, Manufacturing, High-Tech, Logistics, Telecom and Governments, Aithent offers advanced products for Enterprise Case Management and Insurance Regulatory and Compliance. Aithent Global Services include: “Best Shore” IT Solutions Delivery and “On-Demand” professional services.

About Aithent

Aithent is a global Product and Services organization that successfully delivers tangible value to leading organizations worldwide by designing, developing and implementing innovative software solutions to streamline complex business processes.

Visit Aithent at:

Contact Aithent
Steve Milton, Director of Sales,
Phone: (212) 725-7646 Ext. 2270
Email: smilton(at)aithent(dot)com