WellPoint selects Cerner to launch ICD-10 business continuity test program Cerner (CERN) announces it has been selected by WellPoint (WLP) to join forces on a project to test ICD-10 business continuity. As a selected electronic medical records and revenue management supplier, Cerner will conduct thorough ICD-9 to ICD-10 end to end testing with WellPoint for a select set of clients. Providers are currently being selected and the testing process should begin towards the end of 2013.
Cerner selected by Washington hospitals to update health record systems The State of Washington Department of Social and Health Services has selected health IT supplier Cerner to modernize integrated revenue cycle and electronic health records in multiple state facilities to prepare for ICD-10 compliance. The agreement will digitize DSHS' paper health records. Cerner will implement Millennium PowerChart and the revenue cycle suite of solutions at three accredited psychiatric hospitals, including Western State Hospital, Eastern State Hospital and Child Studies and Treatment Center. Cerner will replace the billing functionality supported by the Residential Programs System, as well as the central pharmacy system. DSHS' system will be hosted at Cerner's Kansas City data center.