Millennium Healthcare is pleased to offer ICD-10 physician/coding and billing staff education classes.


The objective of these sessions is to provide physicians and appropriate staff with the tools to:


  • Learn the structure, guidelines, and requirements for ICD-10-CM
  • Evaluate their current ICD-10 documentation for potential enhancement of specificity.
  • Identify the deficiencies and education needed to improve their documentation.
  • Assist them in avoiding denied or unbillable claims.
  • Assist them in reduce the risk of interruption in revenue to their practice.


CME Credit: Approved for one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)/hour of live education.

1.)    Webinar and/or On-Site:   Presenter: Joseph C Nichols MD – Principal, Health Data Consulting, Seattle, Washington

Millennium is pleased to have established a joint venture relationship with Dr. Nichols to assist Millennium’s clients in preparing physicians and appropriate staff on ICD-10 education.  Please see brief biography below and attached CV for your review.

Dr. Joe Nichols is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a long history in health information technology.  He has a wide range of experiences in healthcare information technology on the provider, payer, government and vendor side of healthcare business.  He has served in positions in executive management, system design, logical database architecture, product management, consulting and healthcare value measurement for the last 18 of his 35 years in the healthcare industry.  He has given over 100 presentations nationally related to ICD-10 over the past 3 years on behalf of CMS, payers, providers, integrated delivery systems, consulting groups, universities, government entities, vendors and trade associations.  He co-chairs the WEDI (Workgroup on Electronic Data Interchange) translation and coding sub-workgroup and has received WEDI merit awards 3 years in succession. He is also an AHIMA approved ICD-10 coding trainer and is credited for the development of CMS (Medicare) physician documentation training.  He is currently providing consulting services as the President of Health Data Consulting Inc.

Please contact Millennium Healthcare via e-mail at mfalbo@millenniumhealthcareinc.com for pricing information.