Plantation, FL, April 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health Revenue Assurance Holdings Inc. (OTCQB: HRAA) ("HRAA") aleading provider of revenue integrity solutions for healthcareprovider organizations, announced its response to the oneyear compliance deadline delay for converting to ICD-10 coding. "Although we share in the wide-spread disappointment the ICD-10delay is generating across the healthcare continuum, HRAA isdedicated to our clients' ICD-9 and ICD-10 initiatives," saidAndrea Clark, Founder. "We will continue to build oncompliant revenue cycle reviews, on-going process improvement,specialized training, education and coding solutions to delivervalue to our clients." Echoing Clark's sentiments, CEO Tim Lankes added, "Whether it isICD-9, ICD-10, CPT Code Updates, Regulation Changes, Coder Staffingor Coding Outsourcing, I am confident that our team of experts willcontinue to reward the trust and confidence our clients have placedin us. "This approach is what we've done successfully for over 900healthcare providers for more than a decade and will continue to doso under any coding system." HRAA enables healthcare provider organizations to strengthentheir reimbursement efficiency and coding education efforts alongwith improving coding quality, cost, accuracy andcompliance. With or without the ICD-10 delay, HRAA isequipped to handle today's complex regulatory and revenue cycleenvironment, and stands ready to help our clients meet whateverchallenges and opportunities tomorrow may bring. About HRAA Health Revenue Assurance Associates, Inc. (OTCQB: HRAA) enableshospitals and other providers to focus on providing the bestpossible care to patients by maximizing coding productivity andaccuracy through a unique blend of solutions and tools. Wespecialize in improving provider reimbursement and revenue cyclecosts by focusing key elements of the entire revenue cycle. Foundedin 2001, HRAA is a leader in the field of analyzing data to bothunderstand past revenues and to improve future revenues. HRAAtrains and supplies a proficient, high quality team to deliver afull suite of solutions including medical coding staffing andoutsourced services, revenue cycle audit and consulting services,ICD-9 and ICD-10 education, and ICD-10 transition solutions. Formore information visit: http://www.hraa.com. Caution Regarding Forward LookingStatements Certain statements in this news release and such conference callare forward-looking, including (without limitation) expectations orguidance respecting customer contract expansion, growing revenuesand profits through organic growth and acquisitions, attracting newbusiness that will increase HRAA's revenues, continuing to maintaincosts and consummating any transactions. Undue reliance should notbe placed on such forward-looking statements because the mattersthey describe are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertaintiesand other unpredictable factors, many of which are beyond theCompany's control. The Company's actual results, performance andtrends could differ materially from those indicated or implied bysuch statements as a result of various factors, including (withoutlimitation) the continued strengthening of HRAA's selling andmarketing functions, continued customer satisfaction and contractrenewal, new product development, continued availability of capablededicated personnel, continued cost management, the success andavailability of acquisitions, availability of financing and otherfactors, as well as by factors applicable to most companies such asgeneral economic, competitive and other business and civilconditions. Information regarding certain of those and other riskfactors and cautionary statements that could affect future results,performance or trends are discussed in HRAA's most recent annualreport on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, and otherfilings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission from timeto time. All of the Company's forward-looking statements areexpressly qualified by all such risk factors and other cautionarystatements.