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ZirMed Partners with Precyse for Physician Office ICD-10 Education

Premier health information connectivity and management solutions company offers providers comprehensive ICD-10 training

WAYNE, Pa., and ALPHARETTA, Ga., March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZirMed®, a leading health information connectivity and management solutions company, has partnered with Precyse/HealthStream to offer its clients a powerful and unique ICD-10 education program for the physician office/ambulatory market. Precyse and HealthStream have teamed together to offer a unique and comprehensive ICD-10 education solution that is delivered exclusively through HealthStream's workforce development platform. ZirMed's more than 195,000 providers at over 25,000 locations will be offered access to the following revolutionary benefits and features of the Precyse University Physician Office ICD-10 Education Solution:

  • A single solution for all ICD-10 education needs within a practice or clinic;
  • Diversified education providing each impacted population with the specific tools and training needed to be successful in ICD-10;
  • Myriad of advanced courseware, applications and tools to make education more practical, accessible and relevant to physicians' concerns, needs and time constraints; and
  • Exclusive access to Precyse University's expansive, one-of-a-kind ICD-10 education program.

 

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"With the ICD-10 transition just months away, we've heard that many providers are still concerned about being prepared to make the switch," said Betty Gomez, director of regulatory strategy, ZirMed. "Through our partnership with Precyse/HealthStream, our clients will receive a comprehensive solution for successful migration to ICD-10 in their coding and clinical care workflows while realizing the benefits of sustained reimbursement levels, improved outcome indicators and fewer claims denials."

Precyse and HealthStream have partnered to offer a one-stop solution for all of the ICD-10 education needs within physician practices, clinics, and other ambulatory settings. With Precyse's innovative ICD-10 education programs and HealthStream's market leading platform for workforce development, healthcare providers have made the ICD-10 solution from Precyse and HealthStream the healthcare industry's top choice.

"The Precyse University ICD-10 Physician Office Solution is built to fully prepare physicians and all members of their offices and/or clinics for the new world of ICD-10," explains Thomas Ormondroyd, vice president and general manager of Precyse Learning Solutions. "Although ICD-10 seems daunting and burdensome, it actually offers tremendous opportunity to optimize reimbursement, minimize denials and appeals and improve clinical care through more valuable and detailed data. Our solution is designed to ease the change to ICD-10 and have physicians and their staffs ready for its arrival."

Unlike its competitors, the Precyse University solution is fully built and tested with more than 200 courses, applications and tools specifically for physicians' needs. In addition, most courses are mobile-ready for use on a computer, iPad® or mobile device to make education available anywhere and at any time. Innovative tools and resources such as video games, labs, simulators and animations are available as well.

To learn more or purchase the Precyse University ICD-10 Physician Office solution, visit www.precyseuniversity.com/physician.

About ZirMed®

Founded in 1999, ZirMed is one of healthcare's premier health information connectivity and management solutions companies. ZirMed combines innovative software development with the industry's most advanced transactional network and business analytics platform to give organizations a clearer view of their financial and operational performance. ZirMed's industry-leading technology and client support have been recognized as Best in KLAS® in 2011 and 2013—modernizing critical connections between providers, patients and payers to improve the business and process of healthcare. Our nationwide network facilitates, manages and analyzes billions of healthcare transactions, driving bottom-line performance with clinical communications, comprehensive analytics, eligibility, claims management, coding compliance, reimbursement management, patient portals and patient payment services including credit card processing, online payments, statements, estimation and payment plan management. For more information about ZirMed, visit www.ZirMed.com.

About Precyse
Precyse provides industry-leading expert services and comprehensive technologies that empower healthcare organizations to most effectively and efficiently capture, organize, secure and analyze clinical data and transform it into actionable information, supporting the delivery of quality patient care and optimizing operating performance. Precyse has enabled nearly 4,000 hospitals and health systems nationwide to improve efficiency and deliver tangible outcomes for more than a decade. With products ranging from an integrated transcription and coding platform with advanced speech recognition, expert workflow technologies and Natural Language Processing to HIM consulting and services, Precyse's flexible software can be delivered standalone or complemented by a professional staff of more than 1,200 experts. Now more than ever, hospitals and health systems are challenged to achieve meaningful use of the legal health record. Hospitals across the country choose Precyse as their partner to achieve this goal. To learn more, visit www.precyse.com.  

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