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 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 15 of his 35 years in the healthcare industry.
He has given over 75 presentations nationally related to ICD-10 over the past 2 years on behalf of payers, providers, integrated delivery systems, consulting groups, CMS, universities, government entities, vendors and trade associations. He is also certified as an ICD-10 coding trainer. He is currently providing consulting services for a wide variety of payers, providers, vendors and government entities.