Journal of AHIMA Web Redesign Receives EXCEL Bronze Award
Jun30

Journal of AHIMA Web Redesign Receives EXCEL Bronze Award

The Journal of AHIMA’s redesigned website earned a Bronze Award in the Association Media & Publishing’s 2015 national EXCEL competition.

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Despite Threats, Senate Appropriations Bill Currently Remains Free of ICD-10 Delay Amendment
Jun26

Despite Threats, Senate Appropriations Bill Currently Remains Free of ICD-10 Delay Amendment

The Senate Appropriations Committee opted not to adopt amendments aimed at slowing down full implementation of ICD-10-CM/PCS in a markup session of an appropriations bill Thursday morning. The bill has advanced to the floor for a vote, but the possibility for amendments remains.

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Consensus-building, Project Plans Key to IG Implementation

Healthcare isn’t the only industry embarking on an information governance journey—plenty of other industries and organizations are too—and getting started is one of the hardest steps along the way.

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AHIMA-IHE IT Infrastructure White Paper Published for Public Comment

AHIMA and Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) have published a white paper for public comment derived from the Information Governance Initiative, “Health IT Standards for HIM Practices.”

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Senate Panel Hears from Physicians on EHR Usability

A Senate panel last week heard from physicians, health IT experts, and provider representatives about the shortcomings and successes involved with adjusting to electronic health records (EHRs) and the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program.

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