Precyse University Partners with Contexo Media to Offer ICD-10 Coding Books
The most comprehensiveICD-10 education solution will now offer ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS books
Wayne, PA and Alpharetta, GA Sep 30, 2013 — Precyse, the leading provider of ICD-10 education in the country, recently announced Precyse University is partnering with Contexo Media to provide a variety of ICD-10 products to help healthcare professionals prepare for the significant code set change to ICD-10 taking place October 1, 2014. These products, including ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS books, were designed with input from medical professionals from across the nation.
Thousands of healthcare professionals rely on Contexo Media’s coding books to stay on top of critical updates across the fast-changing medical landscape. And now, Precyse is pleased to offer official ICD-10-CM: 2014 and ICD-10-PCS: 2014 books directly, at a significant savings.
“Through our agreement with Contexo, we are able to private-label the official ICD-10 code books and offer a significant discount because of the amount of clients utilizing Precyse University,” said Thomas Ormondroyd, BS, MBA, vice president, general manager, Precyse Learning Solutions. “Precyse reaches thousands of healthcare organizations nationwide, including 14 of the 18 healthcare facilities listed in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll.” The Precyse University ICD-10-CM: 2014 book is for facilities interested in getting ahead of the 2014 ICD-10-CM mandatory implementation date for this new complex set of codes. It presents the data the way healthcare professional are accustomed to seeing diagnostic codes.
The ICD-10-PCS: 2014 books are a perfect complement for professionals currently using ICD-9-CM Volume 3, as it contains the latest draft of the ICD-10-PCS code set. The user-friendly format enables users to become familiar with valid code construction through the use of tables rather than code lists.
Precyse University has revolutionized healthcare education through innovation, creativity and the use of advanced technology to help healthcare professionals to prepare for the challenges of today and tomorrow. To place an order for a new ICD-10 coding book or to explore other helpful education tools, visit the Precyse University store at http://precyseuniversity.com/books.
Contexo Media, a part of the DecisionHealth information network, is an independent provider of revenue-enhancing solutions for medical practices and healthcare providers to maximize their coding, reimbursement and compliance efforts. Thousands of healthcare professionals rely on Contexo Media’s coding books, software, eLearning and educational workshops to stay on top of critical updates across the fast-changing medical landscape. In addition to publishing the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Draft code sets, Contexo Media has developed a series of ICD-10-focused training tools to help prepare for the upcoming code change: advanced anatomy and physiology, documentation, a practical y-specific ICD-9 to ICD-10 code mapper quick reference guides. For more information go to www.contexomedia.com.