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Adjudicare(R) Launches benefitsXchange.ca Bringing the Group Benefits Industry Together

Monday, October 31, 2011

Adjudicare(R) Launches benefitsXchange.ca Bringing the Group Benefits Industry Together10:00 EDT Monday, October 31, 2011TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 31, 2011) - Automated Benefits Inc.® (Adjudicare), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Automated Benefits Corp.® (TSX VENTURE:AUT), a web-based software solution that enables insurance brokers and third-party administrators across Canada to adjudicate health and dental claims on behalf of their group benefit clients, is pleased to announce the launch of benefitsXchange.ca, a free dedicated online resource and community available for owners, brokers, third-party administrators, adjudicators and plan administrators. benefitsXchange.cawas developed with one goal in mind, to bring together benefits industry participants from different geographies and market segments across Canada, to exchange knowledge and provide relevant industry information. The website also provides collaboration opportunities for those interested in group benefits, third party administration and claims adjudication. The portal features industry insight in the form of blogs written by knowledgeable industry professionals, articles and resource links produced by various organizations and an online forum that can help enhance the way our community leverages each other's strengths and expertise in order to come up with a solutions to questions related to the benefits world. "benefitsXchange.ca is just another example of the innovative thinking that Adjudicare applies to all aspects of their business," comments Gail Lieberman, Trust Fund Relationship Manager, Union Benefits. "More often, situations arise where our organization has industry related questions and having access to a pool of knowledge at our fingertips is extremely helpful and we can ensure that we are using best practices on behalf of our plan sponsors. Adjudicare continues to take a leadership role in the industry and we are pleased to partner with them." "The idea of launching a community portal came to us after having many discussions with partners across the country who indicated that there wasn't one collaborative site to go to that would meet their benefits needs," comments Richard Adair, President, Adjudicare. "I am excited to see how the benefitsXchange.ca portal will grow and help the community virtually." About Automated Benefits Corp. Automated Benefits Corp.® is a software company dedicated to developing applications for the insurance industry in North America and Europe. The Corporation currently has two platforms: Adjudicare® and Symbility®. Adjudicare is a web-based software solution used by our network of Employee Benefits Brokers and Third Party Administrator partners across Canada in the adjudication of health and dental claims. Adjudicare's rules-based engine and leading edge features, ensures that claims are precisely adjudicated and paid in real-time, giving their customers optimum flexibility along with transparent disclosure on the benefit plan's financial performance. Symbility automates property insurance claims through its three complementary software components which afford users the mobility, speed and control needed to efficiently and quickly move onto the next claim. Symbility Claims Connect® is the collaborative workflow management tool that gives every claim participant real-time access to the claims they are working on. Symbility Inside Adjuster™ is an integrated application designed to streamline the first notice of loss process which leads to faster settlement of claims. Symbility Mobile Claims® software is an estimating tool that increases speed, efficiency and accuracy by allowing on-site claims processing. All trade names are the property of their respective owners. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Lucy De OliveiraAdjudicareDirector of Marketing(416) 359-9339, ext. 1007ldeoliveira@adjudicare.com