Access to Health Information: It Takes a Village
Dec31

Access to Health Information: It Takes a Village

Obtaining access to one’s written or electronic medical records in a timely manner is one of the guarantees listed in AHIMA’s “Consumer Health Information Bill of Rights.” Yet, for one consumer, Amanda Michelle Jones, MS, AM, being on a first-name basis with medical records department staff is the quickest and most reliable way of ensuring she gets copies of her records when she needs them for upcoming appointments.

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Webinar Series Introduces HIM to IG

“Introduction to Information Governance” is a six-part webinar series from AHIMA that introduces attendees to the principles and applications of information governance (IG) in healthcare.

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Will IG replace HIM?
Dec28

Will IG replace HIM?

Keep up with the latest on information governance as this key strategy emerges for addressing a myriad of information management challenges in healthcare.

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How to Reach the C-Suite
Dec22

How to Reach the C-Suite

This month’s HIM Frontlines post discusses the path for HIM professionals to the C-suite.

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Four CDI challenges Emerge in ICD-10

For most CDI specialists, bridging the gap between clinical terminology used by physicians and diagnostic coding terminology used for reimbursement is an arduous task. Crossing this divide was a challenge in ICD-9. It’s an even greater hurdle with ICD-10.

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