May 2016


May 2016
Vol. 87, no. 5


In the Issue


HIM’s Professional Shake-Up Wake-Up” by Mary Butler

“Expanding CDI to Physician Practices” by Dari Bonner, RMC, CCP, CHCA, and Dr. Karen M. Fancher, MD, RMC, CPC, CANPC, CFPC

“Lessons Learned from Training an International Workforce” by Paul Strafer, RHIA, CCS, and Cassie Milligan, RHIT, CCS

Working Smart

“Understanding Disclosures for Firearm Background Checks” by Nancy Davis, MS, RHIA, CHPS, and Barbara A. Glondys, MA, RHIA

“Recognizing the Characteristics of Quality Documentation” by Tammy Combs, RN, MSN, CDIP, CCS, CCDS

“New International Standard for Health Information Privacy Workforce Education” by Dr. Mee Jeong Lee, MD; Yeaeun Kim, RHIA, MPH; and Ok-nam Kim, PhD

“The Information Governance Roadmap: Mile Marker 1—Engaging IG Leadership and Celebrating Quick Wins” by Ann Meehan, RHIA

Practice Brief

EHRs Serving as the Business and Legal Records of Healthcare Organizations (2016 Update)

Coding Notes

ICD-10-CM Coding for Injury Resulting from Terrorism” by Karen Kostick, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P

“Continuing on the Intriguing ICD-10 Journey” by Judy A. Bielby, MBA, RHIA, CPHQ, CCS, FAHIMA

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.)

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