Updated on: March 17, 2016

World Health Organization’s T.B. Üstün on Talk Ten Tuesday Broadcast

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Original story posted on: August 9, 2012

Dr. T.B. Üstün, team coordinator of classification, terminologies and standards of the Department of Health Statistics and Informatics for the World Health Organization, is scheduled to participate in the Aug. 14 edition of the popular Talk-Ten-Tuesday weekly Internet broadcast produced by ICD10monitor.

 

“We are honored that Dr. Üstün will be on the broadcast,” ICD10monitor Publisher and Executive Producer Chuck Buck said. “Dr. Üstün was a guest on our live broadcast during last year’s national conference of the American Health Information Management Association meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, and we found him to be a remarkable individual with keen insight on ICD-10 and ICD-11.”

Buck said that Dr. Üstün would be calling in live from Geneva, Switzerland. Also on the Tuesday broadcast will be Kerry Johnson, a senior lecturer and HIM instructional coordinator who serves on the Health Sciences faculty at the University of Ontario’s Institute of Technology. Johnson will discuss how Canadians implemented ICD-10.

Buck noted that for the last two broadcasts, Talk-Ten-Tuesday has focused on the international implementation of ICD-10, adding that previous international guests included Sue Eve-Jones from the United Kingdom and Alfred Papallo from Australia. Both called in live from their respective countries.

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Chuck Buck

Chuck Buck is the publisher of ICD10monitor and is the executive producer and program host of Talk Ten Tuesdays.