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Experts from eHealth Initiative, AHIMA, CMS and Edifecs to Discuss Results

Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) June 24, 2014

Edifecs, Inc., a global health information technology solutions company, will host a publicly available webinar to review the results of a national survey on ICD-10 preparedness. eHealth Initiative and AHIMA will co-host the webinar. The survey, sponsored by Edifecs and jointly conducted by eHI and AHIMA, will report data from 379 respondents.

Open to the public, the webinar will feature a panel of experts who will discuss findings from the 2014 national survey on ICD-10, and address some of the critical opportunities and challenges that the expanded code set will present.

Speakers include:

  •     Moderator: Jennifer Covich Bordenick, Chief Executive Officer, eHealth Initiative
  •     Lynne Thomas Gordon, Chief Executive Officer, AHIMA
  •     Denesecia Green, Senior Health Insurance Specialist, CMS
  •     Sue Bowman, Senior Director, Coding Policy & Compliance, AHIMA
  •     Deepak Sadagopan, General Manager, Clinical Solutions, Edifecs

WHAT: Webinar unveiling findings from 2014 survey on the impact of ICD-10

Participants will be able to gauge how their preparedness compares to their peers. The expert panel will also discuss anticipated pitfalls and hurdles that organizations face as they adopt the new standards, as well as benefits that savvy companies can take advantage of if they prepare correctly.

WHEN: Thursday, June 26, 1:00-2:30 PM ET

WHERE: via an online webinar; to register, please visit http://bit.ly/1waOyk7

For updates on the latest news and announcements about the webinar, be sure to follow @EdifecsToday on Twitter.

About Edifecs, Inc.
Edifecs is a leader in developing innovative, cost-cutting solutions to transform the global healthcare marketplace. Since 1996, Edifecs has provided technology that automates many administrative functions in order to trim waste and reduce costs as well as increase revenues, collaboration and operational performance. Customers who have benefited include healthcare providers, insurers, pharmacy benefit management companies, and other trading partners. More than 250 healthcare customers today use Edifecs solutions to simplify and unify financial, clinical and administrative transactions. They also use Edifecs technology to automate manual business processes (e.g., enrollment, claims and payments management) and to support compliance for HIPAA, Operating Rules and ICD-10 mandates. In addition, Edifecs develops supply chain management solutions to support worldwide customers in non-healthcare industry segments. Edifecs is based in Bellevue, WA, with operations internationally. Learn more about us at edifecs.com.

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