Information Governance Practices Can Reduce Consumer Concerns about Revealing Social Security Numbers

As news of health data and credit card security breaches continue to make news, consumers are growing warier of sharing forms of identification with healthcare providers such as Social Security Numbers.

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Geisinger Health System Launches Genomic Patient Portal with NIH

Pennsylvania-based Geisinger Health System recently announced the creation of an online patient portal that allows patients to enter the results of genetic testing.

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Physician Groups Push for Two-Year ICD-10 Delay on Capitol Hill

A select group of physicians and physician groups have begun advocating for an additional two-year delay to the implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS. In response, AHIMA and the Coalition for ICD-10 have launched its own advocacy efforts to keep the ICD-10 implementation date at October 1, 2015.

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Screening Patient for Glaucoma

True or false? Code G0118 should be assigned when an ophthalmologist screens a high-risk patient for glaucoma.

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Grow-Your-Own Program Bridges Gap for Graduates to Full Time Coding Positions
Nov21

Grow-Your-Own Program Bridges Gap for Graduates to Full Time Coding Positions

In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.

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