Journal of AHIMA – March 2010

The March cover story outlines the various audit programs and compliance initiatives that HIM departments must contend with this year. The other feature stories examine managing compliance and risk in clinics and physician practices and the status and next steps for Health Level Seven’s Electronic Health Record-System Functional Model.

Members may read all stories online in the AHIMA Body of Knowledge. Select features and practice briefs are also available publicly.

March 2010

Features
In Addition
  • Information: “Healthcare’s Most Important Resource,” by Chris Dimick
Practice Brief
Working Smart
  • Access, Use, and Disclosure, by William M. Miaoulis, CISA, CISM
  • Evaluating Alerts and Triggers, by Diana Warner, MS, RHIA, CHPS
  • SNOMED at the Point of Service, by Robert H. Dolin
  • Managing Outside Information, by Deborah Kohn, MPH, RHIA, CPHIMS, FACHE, FHIMSS
Coding Notes