Surviving and then Thriving Under ICD-10: No World Borders Sponsors Webcast with a Playbook for Success

December 14, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
NEWPORT BEACH, CA No World Borders, Inc, a leading healthcare management and IT consulting company will sponsor a webcast on Wednesday December 15th at 10 am Pacific Time, 11 am Mountain Time, 12 pm Central Time, and 1 pm Eastern Time.

"They key issues with ICD-10 are executive awareness and helping health care companies see that this is not just an IT effort but one that impacts revenue and cash flow," said Michael Arrigo, President and CEO of No World Borders.

No World Borders' Webinar will help educate managers, directors, and executives at hospitals and health systems, payors and software vendors to meet the October 1, 2013 deadline for conversion to ICD-10, the new medical coding standard, as required by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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Our speakers include No World Borders consultant Alex Nesbitt, formerly a partner with Boston Consulting Group's health care practice, and Connie Zeller, ICD-10 project manager at PEHP. The speakers will share approaches to starting ICD-10 and effective use of Business Road maps for organizational alignment.

This session will highlight:

- The ICD-10 challenge
- Customer case study - real experiences implementing ICD-10
- Why a strategic approach to implementation is vital to success
- An introduction to ICD-10 Specific Business Roadmaps

Who should attend?

The webinar is for health care payors and providers and the information is targeted at executives to director level staff, including:

- Health plan and hospital system executives, CFOs, CIOs, Medical Directors
- Healthcare providers
- ICD-10 and HIPAA 5010 Project Managers
- Regulatory compliance and government relations professionals
- Billing and actuarial staff
- Provider relations and network management teams
- Information Technology Managers

About No World Borders

Founded in 2000, No World Borders is a leading privately held health care management and IT consulting company. Its team consults to firms who serve over one third of the U.S. insured population. The company has expertise in HIPAA 5010 electronic data interchange, implementing medical coding standard ICD-10, Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Quality Measures such as NCQA / HEDIS Star Ratings and CMS reimbursement incentives, enterprise software, and provides HIPAA Compliance Watch® which monitors changes in health care reform and advises companies on the IT and business impact.

No World Borders helps clients see opportunities in regulatory changes to innovate, rather than seeing them as strictly a cost of doing business. Its mission is to help health care payers and providers optimize their operations, and bring to market new products that drive competitive differentiation to serve the health care consumer.

The company strives to be agnostic in its approach, helping clients make the best choices in planning for health care reform and new electronic data coding standards. The company is a member of WEDI, the health care industry's Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange. No World Borders provides both internal and partner solutions to ensure best of breed solutions for its clients and monitors developments in standards organizations such as the Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel ( and the American Medical Informatics Association (

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