Leveraging Opportunities to Gain Buy-In for Information Governance
Nov21

Leveraging Opportunities to Gain Buy-In for Information Governance

In this month’s post, the author discusses working to gain executive sponsorship from the CMIO for implementing system-wide policies for patient naming, matching, and identification

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Get in the Arena: A Call to IG Competency
Oct13

Get in the Arena: A Call to IG Competency

Without working knowledge in the IG field we will lose the opportunity for effective participation along with a notable place as leaders in IG. Other professionals will surely seize this moment should we fall behind in acquiring mastery.

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Information Governance— Are You Onboard?
Sep23

Information Governance— Are You Onboard?

If you are reading this blog you are curious about information governance, learning about IG, or onboard with IG. Our goal is to get all members of AHIMA onboard with IG.

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Yin and Yang: Data Governance and Information Governance
Sep08

Yin and Yang: Data Governance and Information Governance

The light bulb has gone off that just because they now have advanced health IT systems such as electronic health record systems does not mean that they have good data.

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On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 3–The Journey Continues
Aug24

On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 3–The Journey Continues

Last week I took a few more steps down the IG Yellow Brick Road by meeting with our director of patient access. It was a productive meeting; we both learned from each other and agreed to work together.

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On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 2
Aug11

On the Yellow Brick Road to IG: Part 2

In early 2016, Suzanne Goodell, co-chair of AHIMA’s Information Governance Practice Council and director of meaningful use in a large regional health system, invited our blog readers to accompany her on her IG journey. In this blog post, Goodell updates us on her progress.

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