ThedaCare Selects ProVation Medical Software for Cardiology Procedure Documentation and Coding

  ThedaCare Selects ProVation Medical Software for Cardiology Procedure
  Documentation and Coding

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- March 19, 2013

Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare
professionals and students, announced today that ThedaCare has selected its
ProVation^® Medical software for cardiology procedure documentation and coding
in its cardiac catheterization labs at Appleton Medical Center and Theda Clark
Medical Center.

ProVation MD Cardiology is the only dedicated procedure documentation and
coding solution that improves clinical communication and efficiency within and
outside the cath lab. Backed by our extensive library of medical content and
driven by our 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 Cardiology
maximizes reimbursement, reduces costs and streamlines quality reporting while
improving clinical communication and care coordination.

Headquartered in Appleton, Wis., ThedaCare is a community health system
consisting of five hospitals—Appleton Medical Center, New London Family
Medical Center, Riverside Medical Center, Shawano Medical Center, Theda Clark
Medical Center—and 22 physician locations in nine counties. With approximately
6,100 employees, ThedaCare is the third largest healthcare employer in
Wisconsin. Both Appleton Medical Center and Theda Clark Medical Center are
eight-time recipients of the National Research Corporation's Consumer Choice
Hospital Award based on quality ratings from area consumers.

“ThedaCare consistently ranks at the top for the quality of care and positive
health outcomes,” said Mike Haldane, Vice President and General Manager,
Clinical Documentation, Wolters Kluwer Health Clinical Solutions. “We are
pleased it has selected ProVation MD for cardiology to streamline
documentation and coding in its cardiac cath labs.”

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, and ProVation^® Care Plans,
powered by Lippincott’s Nursing Solutions, 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 2012 annual revenues
of €3.6 billion ($4.6 billion).

Contact:

Wolters Kluwer Health | ProVation Medical
Lori Brokaw-Brown, 317-705-7618
Senior Marketing Communications Specialist
lori.brown@wolterskluwer.com
 
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