City of Austin Renews Contract with Third Party Administrator, JI Companies

Austin, TX - The City of Austin has renewed its contract with JI Companies to provide third party administrator services for the City’s self-insured workers’ compensation program. The evaluation panel recommended JI as the best proposer, based on their qualifications, knowledge and demonstrated experience in claims administration and extended services, management information system and reports, and proposed cost of services. The contract term is March 1, 2010 to Feb 28, 2011 with four 12-month extensions. JI has served as the City’s administrator since 2002.

“JI provides us with the complete program. Our injured employees are well taken care of, claims are investigated thoroughly, and measurable savings have been achieved. We are delighted to continue this successful relationship,” said the City’s Risk Manager, Leslie Milvo.

About JI Companies

Serving public and private employers for over 24 years, JI Companies specialize in third party administration for all types of self-funded risk management programs: workers’ compensation, liability and property coverage and nonsubscriber services. JI provides individual entities and associations with efficient claims administration, performance-driven results, and unparalleled customer service.