SOURCE: VitalWare


April 09, 2015 11:46 ET

E-Volve Health Partners With VitalWare to Add ICD-10 and Revenue Cycle Solution Offerings to Complement Their Epic Consulting Services

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YAKIMA, WA--(Marketwired - April 09, 2015) - VitalWare™, the leader in business intelligence for ICD-10 and beyond, and E-Volve Health, a division of Elliot Health System specializing in Epic Consulting Services, today announced the formation of a strategic partnership aimed at helping hospitals achieve revenue cycle success by providing embedded ICD and documentation content within the Epic EMR.

Through this agreement, E-Volve Health will offer and leverage VitalWare's Revenue Cycle Suite of Analytics, Documentation, Coding, Billing and Auditing Solutions to include ICD Sherpa™. VitalWare's patent-pending, proprietary, physician documentation engine, ICD Sherpa, stands as the backbone to VitalWare's products by providing intuitive documentation and coding guidance and facilitating organizational continuity through consistent search results across the suite.

"VitalWare has built an excellent reputation as a premier provider of ICD-10 solutions, therefore our decision to partner with them was simple," said Joe Ferro, President, E-Volve Health. "Incorporating VitalWare's solutions with Epic offers our health system clients the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and intuitive coding options available. Our goal is to help clinicians improve accuracy and efficiency, and VitalWare will be an important partner in helping us achieve this."

"E-Volve Health is the only Epic consulting firm which owns, runs and optimizes Epic every day in a live production environment, Elliot Health System," said Kerry Martin, President and CEO, VitalWare. "We are excited to partner with them to offer mutual clients our suite of ICD-10 ready revenue cycle technologies. Through this partnership, E-VolveHealth now has access to the innovative, next-generation solutions needed to guide their clients through the crucial milestones associated with the ICD-10 transition and revenue cycle optimization engagements."

About VitalWare:
With an unwavering commitment to service and support, VitalWare empowers providers and partners to realize revenue cycle success through innovative documentation, coding, billing and auditing solutions. Headquartered in Washington State, VitalWare was established to help organizations with the overwhelming task of navigating the many regulatory changes taking place in today's healthcare environment. For more information visit, email, or call 855.464.2310.

About E-Volve Health:

E-Volve Health offers a suite of services to guide healthcare organizations through the Epic Electronic Medical Record (EMR) conversion process. A division of the Elliot Health System, E-Volve Health offers staffing by experts who have decades of health care experience; customized on-site and off-site training programs; and ongoing support. E-Volve Health helps health care organizations of all sizes and complexities successfully transition to Epic. For more information about E-Volve Health, visit

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Leslee Paganelli
    Email contact
    (855) 464-2310 ext 650