Quality Data Starts With Us
Apr15

Quality Data Starts With Us

This monthly column will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.

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CMS Announces Simplified Meaningful Use Requirements in Draft Rule
Apr13

CMS Announces Simplified Meaningful Use Requirements in Draft Rule

Federal health IT officials last week issued a proposed rule that would streamline and relax requirements some providers have found troublesome under the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program.

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2015 Coding and ICD-10-CM/PCS Guide

The 2015 Coding and ICD-10-CM/PCS Guide was published in the April 2015 Journal of AHIMA. This special advertising section is published by AHIMA to promote education and professional development resources.

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Consumer Access to EHRs Could Help Improve Security Efforts

With healthcare data breaches on the rise, researchers posit that identity theft could be more quickly discovered and acted upon if more consumers carefully reviewed their electronic health records.

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When Confidential Information is Needed in Litigation
Apr09

When Confidential Information is Needed in Litigation

Legal consequences flow from the use or abuse of EHR. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.

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