Cloud vs SaaS

MIEC selects OneShield Software’s SaaS solution

September 9, 2020

Marlborough, MA –September 9th, 2020: OneShield Software is pleased to announce California-based MIEC – a leading Reciprocal Insurance Exchange for the U.S. Medical Profession serving health professionals in U.S. Western states — has chosen OneShield Market Solutions (OMS) as the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider for its core technology platform for policy administration, billing, claims and reporting.

“We were pretty clear from the outset of our search that we needed a system that could provide us the longevity our current systems had provided us, says Andrew Firth, MIEC’s President. “Key selection criteria for us was a fully supported SaaS solution and a partner that could address the unique needs of professional liability insurers. With OneShield, we’ll be moving rapidly through our technology transformation, to an end-to-end solution that will significantly enhance our capability to provide innovative and comprehensive policies for our members.”

OneShield’s next-generation solution will allow MIEC to offer separate Web portals for insureds and agents, easily integrate a variety of critical third-party systems, and improve systems for payments and distributing dividends. OneShield’s OMS platform provides end-to-end policy management for quoting, binding and servicing, handling the billing lifecycle from invoicing through to payment, and claims administration from first notice of loss through to payment. Extended capabilities include document management, reporting, and analysis.
“We are delighted to be partnering with MIEC as they embark on their core system modernization journey to a SaaS model,” says Liza Smith, OneShield’s Chief Revenue Officer. “MIEC is a welcome addition to our growing roster of professional liability clients that have recognized the competitive advantages our SaaS platform can deliver to the success of their operations.”

About MIEC

About MIEC

MIEC provides medical professional liability insurance to physicians, medical groups, acupuncturists and other healthcare professionals in the U.S. West, including Alaska, California, Hawaii, and Idaho. Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Oakland, CA, MIEC is owned and operated for the benefit of over 7,400 policyholders. MIEC seeks to provide innovative and cost-effective medical professional liability protection and patient safety services for physicians and other healthcare professionals.

MIEC was created by physicians and their medical societies when insurance was unavailable to the medical community. MIEC is committed to a long-term philosophy of business conduct that ensures such a crisis never happens again. To learn more, visit:


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About OneShield

OneShield provides business solutions for P&C insurers and MGAs of all sizes.

OneShield’s cloud-based and SaaS platforms include enterprise-level policy management, billing, claims, rating, relationship management, product configuration, business intelligence, and smart analytics.

Designed specifically for personal, commercial, and specialty insurance, our solutions support over 90 lines of business. OneShield’s clients, some of the world’s leading insurers, benefit from optimized workflows, pre-built content, seamless upgrades, collaborative implementations, and pricing models designed to lower the total cost of ownership.

Our global footprint includes corporate headquarters in Marlborough, MA, with additional offices throughout India.

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