Precyse Thought Leaders Share ICD-10 Advice and Expertise at AHIMA 2014

HIM technology and services leader to present best practice strategies that transform ICD-10 challenges into success for staff, physicians and healthcare facilities

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Precyse, the industry leader in health information management (HIM) technologies and services, announces its lineup of speakers and events at the 86th Annual American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Convention and Exhibit, September 27 through October 2, 2014. AHIMA attendees are invited to attend the company's sessions that showcase the benefits and challenges providers face when transitioning to ICD-10.

On Monday, Precyse business executive and healthcare educational thought leader Tom Ormondroyd will present "Build Your ICD-10 Transition Strategy to Empower Physicians" during a networking breakfast at the San Diego Conference Center. Ormondroyd, Vice President and General Manager of Precyse University™, will provide attendees with valuable tips and ideas on how to engage physicians in ICD-10 preparedness programs for a successful transition amidst the impact of the ICD-10 delay. "ICD-10 promises strong benefits to physicians and the healthcare organizations in which they practice, including appropriate reimbursement, improved outcome indicators, reduced potential compliance issues, fewer claims denials. The key is proper training and preparation," notes Ormondroyd. The breakfast and speaking event takes place September 29, from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. in Room 1A at the San Diego Conference Center.

Closing out the show on Wednesday, Precyse HIM expert, Marion Kruse, Senior Managing Director, Clinical Services, RN, MBA, will lead a discussion on how to turn the ICD-10 year long delay into an advantage for your organization. Titled "How to Survive and Thrive in the New World of ICD-10," her informative presentation features points on how to make the most of documentation opportunities that may impact reimbursement and quality measurement, and minimize coding and revenue delays. The presentation includes documentation and coding quirks discovered in recent chart reviews to help keep coders on point and on task for maximum results. The speaking event takes place October 1, from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in Room 6A at the San Diego Convention Center.

AHIMA show attendees are encouraged to visit Precyse at booth #1617.

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 5,000 healthcare facilities 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 stand-alone or complemented by a professional staff of more than 1,300 experts. Now more than ever, hospitals and health systems are challenged to achieve meaningful use of the legal health record. Precyse is the partner hospitals across the country choose to achieve this goal. To learn more, visit www.precyse.com.

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