California, USA, January 15, 2016 – eData Services is honored with the re-election of its CEO, Fred Kumetz, to the Health Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP) Board of Trustees.
Mr. Kumetz has been instrumental in the success of HIMAP since eData’s inception in 2000 by breaking down limitations and barriers to entry faced by medical transcription companies in the Philippines. He further promoted the transcription industry in the Philippines when, in 2003, Mr. Kumetz joined eight (8) other medical transcription companies to form the Medical Transcription Industry Association of the Philippines (MTIAPI), the predecessor of HIMAP. Being one of the nine incorporators of MTIAPI, Mr. Kumetz opened eData’s resources to MTIAPI by providing manpower, IT, technical support, and financial assistance.
About eData Services
eData Services is an American owned and operated Health Information Management Company that has been in business for over 15 years. Its services include virtual medical scribing, virtual medical office assistance, medical and legal transcription, medical record summaries, telephonic medical histories, insurance verifications, medical exam scheduling, virtual medical office support and utilization review support.
eData’s head office is located in Beverly Hills, California and its center of operations is located in Makati, the central business district of Manila, the Philippines’ capital city.
About Health Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP)
The Health Information Management Association of the Philippines (HIMAP), formerly known as the Medical Transcription Industry Association of the Philippines, Inc. (MTIAPI), is a non-stock, non-profit industry organization recognized by the Philippine government and BPO industry.
HIMAP serves the needs of the Health Information Management Service Organizations, by supporting and assisting education and training centers as it promotes the Philippines as the destination of choice for quality Healthcare Information Management outsourcing services.
For more information on HIMAP, visit their website at www.himap.org.