September 2017


Vol. 88, no. 09






In the Issue


  • Money Troubles” by Mary Butler
  • “Bringing Physician Practice Coding Under the HIM Umbrella” by Marna Witmer, RHIA
  • MIPS APMs and How They May Impact Your MACRA Strategy” by Susan R. Bradshaw, MS, MBA, RHIA; Donald G. Krause, MBA, CPA; and Michael Marron-Stearns, MD, CPC, CFPC
  • “Mending the Generation Gap” by Lisa A. Eramo, MA
  • 2017 AHIMA Convention Preview

Working Smart

  • “Automation Can Help Manage Complex Privacy and Information Security Compliance” by Judi Hofman, BCRT, CHPS, CHP, CHSS
  • “How Analytics Can Direct and Improve Clinical Documentation” by Amy Czahor, RHIT, CDIP, CCS
  • “Understanding User Needs for Interoperability: Standards for Use Cases in eHealth” by Anna Orlova, PhD; Karima Bourquard, PhD; and Charles Parisot
  • “Case Study #8: Standardizing Information Governance Audits at Children’s Health System of Texas” by Anita Doupnik, RHIA, and Katherine Lusk, MHSM, RHIA, FAHIMA

Practice Brief

  • Clinical Terminology: Expanding Career Pathways for HIM Professionals

Coding Notes

  • “ICD-10-CM Coding for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)” by Karen Kostick, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P
  • ICD-10-CM/PCS: Two Years and Counting” by Angie Comfort, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P

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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