NEW YORK, June 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CodeSmart Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:FICFD), with its subsidiary, The CODESMART™ Group, Inc. (collectively, "CODESMART™"), a premier ICD-10 education and solutions group that offers CODESMART™ UNIVERSITY, its on-line education solution and customizable training solutions, announces today that it has partnered with TNT Educational Services to provide ICD-10 education for their healthcare industry and federal government clients.
"As a training and education consultant, TNT Educational Services is an ideal partner for CODESMART™ UNIVERSITY, as it gains us entry into a host of corporate healthcare environments that need to be ICD-10 compliant," said Ira Shapiro, Chairman and CEO of CODESMART™. "As an integral part of TNT's training regimen, we expect to bring hundreds of current coders into ICD-10, while also expanding the workforce to meet the increased need for additional coders."
TNT Educational Services (TNT) is a certified woman-owned small, HUBzone business that has secured employee training grants for private and public companies, for-profit, non-profit, community and religious based organizations nationwide. Its operations began in New Jersey in 1997, where TNT is on the Eligible Provider List as an approved training vendor by the NJ Department of Labor. To date, TNT has vendor certifications and approvals of vendor-related training throughout the United States. TNT Educational Services provides educational and vocational training. As a training vendor, TNT's team is a diverse staff leveraging varied expertise amongst a selection of industries. In September 2012, TNT was awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule, Contract # GS10F0480Y.
"We are honored to be in partnership with CODESMART™ as TNT's grant and incentive services assist those facilities which require ICD-10 compliance," said Dr. Traci Totino, CEO of TNT Educational Services.
CODESMART Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:FICFD) with its subsidiary, The CODESMART™ Group, Inc., is a premier national subject matter expert for ICD-10 education and compliance in the United States. Its product, CODESMART™ UNIVERSITY, is an on-line program of study for existing coders, new coders, clinicians, and healthcare roles of all types. Created by a combination of a leading panel of ICD-10 subject matter experts and a major four-year accredited university, which contributed the nation's top course designers and a platform that already provides interactive education to more than 60,000 students per year in degree programs. The ICD-10 training also includes live professors who work with and guide students through the programs of study in ICD-10.
CODESMART™ UNIVERSITY is endorsed by over 60 colleges and universities nationwide for its quality of education. The CODESMART™ Group, Inc. also provides solutions for ICD-10 transitions, outsource coding, coding audits, critical documentation improvement and the revenue cycle continuum.
To learn more about CODESMART™ UNIVERSITY's proprietary programs, visit www.codesmartuniversity.org.
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