Outside of the US, CDI programs are being implemented, leading to increased demand for CDI specialists and a keen interest in the CDIP credential.
The LGBT patient population have identification and documentation needs that are not being addressed in today’s mainstream healthcare workflows. Capturing sexual orientation and gender identity is a relatively new, but important concept in healthcare.
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.
Teach consumers to fish (for health records) and they’ll have information for a lifetime
This update to one of the Journal’s most popular web pieces features new segments with helpful information for both HIM professionals and consumers.
This slideshow walks patients through a typical release of information request.