HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alpha Systems held its 9th annual healthcare conference, August 11-12 at the Seaview Resort in Galloway, NJ. The conference hosted nearly 100 guests from some of America’s leading healthcare providers. Executives and Directors from forty-three hospitals and health systems representing 7 states were in attendance.
Julie A. Dooling, Manager of Professional Practice Resources, AHIMA spoke on “Using Document Management as a Compass to Your EHR” and Diana Warner, Manager of Professional Practice Resources, also with AHIMA spoke on “The Impact of Accounting for Disclosures.”
Alpha customers Dale Fuller, CHCIO, Vice President and Chief Information Officer and Diane Harris, Director of Health Information Management at Altoona Regional Health System in Altoona, PA spoke on how electronic document imaging and their successful partnership with Alpha Systems improved their compliance, efficiency and workflows.
Day two of the conference focused on ICD-10. Speakers included John Glatthorn, Practice Director at Optera Healthcare Strategies who provided education on managing the change from ICD-9 to ICD-10. Barbara Lopez, Manager of the Data Integrity Department at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA presented how her organization has spent the past year preparing for ICD-10 by integrating CDI, ICD-10 and Meaningful Use initiatives. And Shiny George, Director of HIM Informatics at the University of Pennsylvania Health System and Director of Health Information Management at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA spoke on Penn Medicine’s strategy to prepare for the switch to ICD-10.
In their 9th year of holding an annual conference, Alpha Systems brings significantly more value to their customers and prospects by helping them prepare for the ever changing world of health information.
About Alpha Systems
Alpha Systems delivers information solutions that help healthcare providers improve patient care, compliance, efficiency and cash flow. Founded in 1975, Alpha Systems transforms the various silos of paper, electronic documents and data into centralized, secure and accessible on line medical record. Our top rated enterprise Electronic Document Management (EDM) software solution combined with our award winning document scanning services makes us uniquely positioned to meet the challenges in health information technology and management. To learn more, visit www.alphaedm.com or call 800-732-9644.
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