Legislation that could have a significant impact on electronic health records (EHRs), interoperability, and other health IT—known as the 21st Century Cures Act, is making its way through the Congressional committee process.
Eligible providers needing an EHR Incentive Program hardship exception now have until July 1 to send in an application, CMS recently announced.
AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon has been nominated as one of Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” for 2015, alongside top federal health officials, researchers, and other industry leaders.
In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.
With data storage technology possibilities continuously evolving—and the associated costs shrinking—it’s possible that retention and disposition policies could become more costly than simply hoarding the data forever.