Plantation, FL, Sept. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health Revenue Assurance Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: HRAA), leading provider of technology and revenue integrity solutions for healthcare organizations today announced that it was selected to provide ICD-10 transition services to Kirby Medical Center (KMC).
HRAA's ICD-10 services will include comprehensive training based on their specific specialties and preparing KMC coding staff for the implementation date of ICD-10 on October 1, 2014 and beyond. HRAA's extensive ICD-10-CM/PCS curriculum is designed to ensure retention of the information, while minimizing the interruption of their productivity,
The curriculum is also pre-approved by AHIMA and is being utilized by higher educational facilities that provide medical coding certification programs.
"Previous clients such as KMC and other providers nationwide are discovering the value of HRAA's education program, and our number of healthcare clients is continuously increasing. We have provided several other services for Kirby Medical Center previously, and we are honored that they chose us to continue our partnership with our ICD-10 services," said Andrea Clark, Chairman and CEO of HRAA.
Kirby Medical Center, located in Monticello, IL, provides award-winning emergency care as well as advanced diagnostic imaging, 24-hour laboratory services, surgery, family and specialty medicine, and a wide-variety of outpatient rehabilitation services.
Health Revenue Assurance Holdings (OTCQB: HRAA) interprets data to ensure that healthcare is efficient and effective for everyone by pulling medical data together to create a predictive window to understand cost and revenues looking back and going forward. Founded in 2001 and based out of Plantation, FL, HRAA combines years of industry expertise with best-in-breed technology to create market leading business intelligence products and consulting services to ensure hospitals are reimbursed for every pill they prescribe, every procedure they perform and every test they administer. HRAA both trains and supplies the high tech workforce to hospitals to generate the predictive data used by the whole healthcare system and offers a full suite of solutions needed to keep up with the ever-changing healthcare industry including data analytics software, business intelligence technology, medical coding, auditing, education, revenue cycle consulting, and ICD-10 transition solutions. For more information visit: http://www.hraa.com
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Source:Health Revenue Assurance Associates, Inc.