Information Governance 101
Healthcare information a critical resource that must be understood and utilized appropriately in order to provide safe, effective, and high-quality care. The fact-based decision making that is so vital to the continued success of organizations today is dependent upon the availability of information that is trustworthy and actionable. Ensuring the integrity of healthcare information is a vital element in care delivery—health information must be accurate, timely, relevant, valid, and complete.
Journal of AHIMA is running a six-part web series throughout the month of December that explores the topic of information governance programs and seeks to define the terms associated with information governance.
Watch this page for updates as each installment is published throughout the month.
Part 2: IG 101: Information Governance is Needed Now
Part 3: IG 101: Enterprise Information Governance
Part 4: IG 101: Information Asset Management
Part 5: IG 101: Developing Clinical Business Intelligence
Part 6: IG 101: The Role of HIM Professionals