Speakers from AHIMA focused on key requirements and concepts that traverse the various payment reform models in their presentation at this year’s HIMSS conference.
What are the goals of information governance? Why have some organizations decided they need formal information governance? How do healthcare organizations expect to benefit from IG? How are they implementing IG?
February is IG Month at AHIMA. HIM professionals all over the globe need to understand what information governance is and why it’s important to the success of a healthcare organization. Indeed, who better to lead the IG charge than HIM professionals?
Regarded as a landmark bill, the 21st Century Cures Act covers a lot of ground, including transparency, breaking down silos in healthcare, interoperability, and an EHR reporting program.
Keep up with the latest on information governance as this key strategy emerges for addressing a myriad of information management challenges in healthcare.
Involving patients in the management of their health (patient engagement) encourages greater patient participation in care.