It All Starts with Documentation
Jun17

It All Starts with Documentation

This monthly column will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.

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Quality Data Starts With Us
Apr15

Quality Data Starts With Us

This monthly column will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.

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You Say You Want a Data Revolution
Mar18

You Say You Want a Data Revolution

This monthly column will highlight and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.

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ONC to Focus on Achieving Interoperable Information Exchange in US

A focus on “what we have in common” to achieve interoperable health information exchange in the US was the message David R. Hunt, MD, FACS, medical director, health IT adoption and patient safety, Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), provided during an update on ONC’s efforts at the Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Health IT Summit (LTPAC) in Baltimore, MD on Monday.

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HIM and CAC Work Together to Ensure Data Integrity

Leveraging computer-assisted coding technology may lead to a measurable reduction in the amount of time coders need to code records, according to a recent study conducted by the AHIMA Foundation and the Cleveland Clinic Health System.

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