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