MANILA, Philippines— Leaders of the Philippine outsourcing industry said Monday they expect a big increase in business as the result of a new, highly detailed medical diagnosis coding system adopted by the U.S. for insurance claims. The Philippines is the world's leader in international call center services. Dan Reyes, chairman of the IT& Business Process...» Read More
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