Audio: ROI Fees: Point/Counterpoint
Apr01

Audio: ROI Fees: Point/Counterpoint

Legal and HIM experts weigh in on the ethical and operational reasons patients are charged for their medical records.

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Audio: Hiring an Outpatient Coding Professional

Good outpatient coding professionals can be hard to find. Learn more about recruiting—and keeping—
the good ones.

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Audio: Living with the ICD-10 Delay

Attendees at AHIMA’s 2014 ICD-10-CM/PCS and Computer-Assisted Coding Summit share their reactions and strategies for coping with the most recent delay of ICD-10.

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Audio Extra: Day to Day for a CDS

Specialists in the area of clinical documentation are filling a growing need. Amy L. Gardner, RHIT, CDIP, works at Valley Hospital Rockwood Health System in Spokane Valley, WA. She discusses the skills needed to perform well in this position, what a typical day is like, and her advice for communicating with physicians.

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Audio Extra: HIPAA Before and After

AHIMA’s President reflects on the development of HIPAA’S privacy regulations and the possible effects of the HITECH amendments.

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AUDIO: Make Documentation Improvement Personal for Physicians

Though the transition to the more granular ICD-10-CM/PCS code set may help, documentation processes at most hospitals will need an overhaul to support the type of pay-for-outcomes coding needed to reflect the care delivered and the severity of illness for patients.

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