Journal of AHIMA – June 2010

The June 2010 cover story explores NHIN Direct, the federal government’s stripped-down version of the nationwide health information network to aid the meaningful use program. Other feature stories examine the multiple roads available to achieve data exchange, Nebraska’s HIE, and lessons from the South Carolina Health Information Exchange.

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

June 2010

Features
Practice Brief
Working Smart
  • Putting It in Writing, by Beth Hjort, RHIA, CHPS, and Harry Rhodes, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CPHIMS, FAHIMA
  • Correcting Dates of Service in the EHR, by Angela K. Dinh, MHA, RHIA
  • Retooling Quality Measures for ICD-10, by Kathy Giannangelo, MA, RHIA, CCS, CPHIMS, FAHIMA, and Linda Hyde, RHIA
  • Enhancing Patient Care through Data Analysis, by Gregory Spencer, MD, FACP
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