Polyclinic Surgery Center Selects ProVation Medical Software for Documentation and Coding

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - (June 20, 2013) - Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Polyclinic Surgery Center has selected its ProVation® Medical software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding.

Located in Seattle, WA, Polyclinic Surgery Center is part of The Polyclinic, one of the largest multi-specialty clinics in the Puget Sound region with more than 200 primary care, specialty physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Surgical areas of expertise include otolaryngology, gastroenterology, orthopedics, pediatrics, urology, obstetrics and gynecology, plastic surgery, vascular surgery and general and laparoscopic surgery. Polyclinic Outpatient Surgery is Medicare-certified and offers state-of-the art equipment and modern facilities.

"Polyclinic Surgery Center is dedicated to embracing the latest developments in healthcare technology, while remaining a patient-centered healthcare facility," said Mike Haldane, Vice President and General Manager, Clinical Documentation, Wolters Kluwer Health, Clinical Solutions. "We are pleased that ProVation MD was chosen to further this mission by providing streamlined gastroenterology documentation and coding."

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