February 2016

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Vol. 87, no. 2


Cultivating Healthcare Information Governance

How to grow your program into maturity


In the Issue


Cultivating Healthcare Information Governance” by Mary Butler

“Adaptive Leadership in Information Governance” by Patty Thierry Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA, and Valerie Watzlaf, PhD, MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA

Making the Most of HIM Centralization” by Catherine Valyi; Robin Gann, MHA, RHIA; Carol Liquori, RHIT; and Pamella Marshall, RHIA

“The State of Information Governance in 2016” by Barclay T. Blair, and Ann Snyder

Working Smart

“Healthcare Privacy Considerations of Body-Worn Cameras” by Dana DeMasters, MN, RN, CHPS, and Deanna Peterson, MHA, RHIA, CHPS

“Getting Started with Information Governance: Applying SBAR to IG” by Barb Glondys, RHIA

“HIT Standards for HIM Practices in an Interoperable World” by Anna Orlova, PhD; Harry Rhodes, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CDIP, CPHIMS, FAHIMA; and Diana Warner, MS, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA

Gauging Stakeholder Response to ICD-10” by Angie Comfort, RHIT, CDIP, CCS; Carol Maimone, RHIT, CCS; and Donna J. Rugg, RHIT, CCS

Practice Brief

Why Information Governance Means Real Return on Investment

Coding Notes

“Exploring the FY 2016 ICD-10-CM/PCS Updates” by Daniel Land, RHIA, CCS

FY 2016 CPT Updates” by Crystal Clack, MS, RHIA, CCS

Past Articles

Print articles from the current issue back to 1998 are available in the AHIMA Body of Knowledge. (Full access requires member log in, but some articles are available for public viewing.)