Report: MACRA Poses Opportunity, Significant Challenges to Oncology Practices

The implementation of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) may have an unexpected consequence for many oncology practices, according to a study from the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

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Industry Keeping a Weather Eye for Medical Device, Ransomware Hacks
Apr20

Industry Keeping a Weather Eye for Medical Device, Ransomware Hacks

As the healthcare industry faces an ever-increasing swell tide of cybersecurity threats, from device hacking to the proliferation of ransomware attacks, regulators and organizations move to stem the tide.

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New Volunteer Writing Opportunities with Journal of AHIMA Available
Mar24

New Volunteer Writing Opportunities with Journal of AHIMA Available

Are you interested in becoming an AHIMA-published author? Several new volunteer writing opportunities with Journal of AHIMA publications are available, including writing as a guest blogger and authoring feature articles in the Journal magazine.

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New Legislation Threatens Employees’ Genetic Testing Privacy
Mar15

New Legislation Threatens Employees’ Genetic Testing Privacy

Employees’ previously protected genetic testing information might soon be up for grabs by their employers under a new bill recently approved by a US House of Representatives committee, according to the bill’s detractors.

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Updated: How to Request Your Medical Records
Mar01

Updated: How to Request Your Medical Records

This update to one of the Journal’s most popular web pieces features new segments with helpful information for both HIM professionals and consumers.

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