2016 Convention Q and A: Patient Portals and Creating a Healthy Population
Oct14

2016 Convention Q and A: Patient Portals and Creating a Healthy Population

On Wednesday, October 19, at AHIMA’s Annual Convention, the session “Patient Engagement: Teaching Patients to Fish,” presented by Michelle Basco, RHIA, will explore how to engage organization’s patients and families in their health through patient portals, as well as the unique way Children’s Health System of Texas has approached patient engagement.

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2016 Convention Q and A: Data Integrity and How to Become an Identity Expert
Oct07

2016 Convention Q and A: Data Integrity and How to Become an Identity Expert

Diann Smith, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, CHP, who joins the 2017 AHIMA board of directors in January as President/Chair-elect, discussed with the Journal what attendees can expect at her and her co-presenter’s session, “Truth and Consequences of Data Integrity.”

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Video: Where is Your Organization Hiding the Data?

This month’s video extra shines a light on three places HIM professionals can look for hoarded data.

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Video: A Conversation with the 2014 AHIMA Nominating Committee Chair

Tim Keough, MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA, discusses the issues affected by the upcoming AHIMA election and voting as a professional responsibility.

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Convention Q&A: How to get to ICD-10? Practice, practice

Rachel Chebeleu, MBA, RHIA, the corporate director of professional fee abstraction at the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia, spoke with the Journal of AHIMA about her presentation “Coders Learn Coding by Coding – How to Prepare Coders for ICD-10″ at this year’s AHIMA Convention and Exhibit.

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