Building a Remote CDI Workforce
Feb27

Building a Remote CDI Workforce

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

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Slideshow: Making Patient Data Affordable
Feb27

Slideshow: Making Patient Data Affordable

New research shows that despite regulations that emphasize free access to personal health data, providers aren’t always listening.

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Lawsuits, Investigations Follow in Wake of Anthem Breach

The privacy breach affecting 80 million individuals covered by insurer Anthem, Inc. has resulted in multiple class action lawsuits and an investigation by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). The NAIC said recently that it anticipates that all 56 of the nation’s state and territorial commissions will launch their own investigations into the breach and report findings and offer security best practices and...

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OpenNotes Expansion Lets Patients Make Notes On Their Records

The OpenNotes Project, hailed by health information management (HIM) and patient engagement advocates for opening patients’ records up to the patients, is expanding to become more interactive in a small pilot.

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ONC Takes Action: Health Information Systems Interoperability to Support Learning Health System

In the effort to advance secure and interoperable health information exchanges, ONC has released its interoperability roadmap. The roadmap is directed towards the development of a nationwide learning health system.

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