CodeSmart™ Group announces Agreements with Hospitals in Puerto Rico
NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CodeSmart Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ITEN), 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, announced today that it has entered into agreements with Mennonite Hospital System and San Lucas Hospital in Puerto Rico. CodeSmart will ease these hospitals' transitions to ICD-10 through proactive education and training.
The 2 agreements are primarily for the training of physicians and existing coders of both hospitals, include additional provisions of services in connection with the implementation of and transition to ICD-10 on October 1, 2014 and beyond.
"We're proud to announce our presence in the healthcare market in Puerto Rico," said Ira Shapiro, Chairman and CEO of CODESMART™. "CodeSmart is committed to Mennonite Hospital System and San Lucas Hospital's ICD-10 transition success utilizing our expertise, reliability and innovative solutions," continued Mr. Shapiro.
CodeSmart Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ITEN) 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 transition, outsource coding, coding audits, critical documentation improvement and the revenue cycle continuum.
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