Wyoming Medical Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Structured Cardiology Reporting and Coding

(Oct. 22, 2014) - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Wyoming Medical Center has selected its ProVation® Medical software for structured reporting and coding in its cardiac catheterization labs.

ProVation MD Cardiology is the only dedicated structured reporting and coding solution that improves clinical communication and efficiency within and outside the cath lab. Backed by an extensive library of medical content and driven by the unparalleled DocuDiagram feature, the system allows cardiologists to document even the most complex procedures quickly and completely. By automatically applying the appropriate reimbursement codes and disseminating critical procedural information, ProVation MD maximizes reimbursement, reduces costs and streamlines quality reporting while improving clinical communication and care coordination.

"Wyoming Medical Center needs efficient, accurate and comprehensive documentation to provide quality care, reduce costs and improve profitability. ProVation MD Cardiology is a central component of our long-term clinical and administrative improvement strategies," said Julie Cann-Taylor, COO and Senior Vice President of Patient Care, Wyoming Medical Center.

Based in Casper, WY, the Wyoming Medical Center is a not-for-profit 189-bed acute care hospital with more than 100 staff physicians that has been providing exceptional medical care for more than 100 years. It has earned the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval and a Gold Plus award from the American Heart Association, and is a three-time recipient of Hospital Grade A for Patient Safety from the Leapfrog Group.

"Wyoming Medical Center is an exemplary model for exceptional healthcare and devotion to patient safety, as evidenced by its accreditations and recognitions", said David Del Toro, Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Documentation, Wolters Kluwer Health, Clinical Solutions. "We are delighted that ProVation MD has been selected to streamline its cardiology documentation and coding."

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