Parkview Health Selects ProVation® Medical Software for Documentation and Coding

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - Feb. 5, 2013 - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Parkview Health has selected its ProVation® Medical Software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Located in Fort Wayne, Ind., Parkview Health is an eight-hospital, community-based health system and northeast Indiana's largest healthcare provider. Parkview was awarded the VHA Central PEAK Award for Performance Excellence and its Integrated Community Nursing Program was one of five programs nationally to receive the American Hospital Association (AHA) NOVA Award. It was also ranked the top 5% in the nation for clinical excellence in 2011 by HealthGrades and is among the top 5% in the nation for the treatment of stroke.

"Parkview Health is dedicated to delivering high quality, award-winning healthcare, as evidenced by its numerous national awards and recognitions," said Mike Haldane, Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Documentation, Wolters Kluwer Health Clinical Solutions. "We are pleased that they have selected ProVation MD for GI to further this quality of care by providing streamlined documentation and coding for GI."

About ProVation Medical

ProVation® Medical provides procedure documentation and clinical decision support solutions for hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers. ProVation MD and ProVation MultiCaregiver reduce transcription, paper storage and image printing costs and deliver a high Return on Investment (ROI). ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate Decision Support, put evidence-based healthcare into practice by establishing and maintaining standards of care.

ProVation® Medical is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion).