As coding resources continue to be scarce, having an in-house coding training program on any scale is a viable solution to meeting your facility’s coding needs.
As part of a grassroots campaign to spark a national conversation about patient safety identifiers, AHIMA has released a new toolkit the association hopes HIM professionals will use to help spread the word.
This web-exclusive series focuses on just what career-cred AHIMA’s credentials earn HIM professionals in the real world.
AHIMA has launched a redesigned HIM Body of KnowledgeTM (BoK) online library with a modern, more intuitive, and user-friendly look. The new BoK, available at http://bok.ahima.org, also features improved functionality to help users locate AHIMA’s content easier and faster.
When the University of Michigan Health System’s U.S. News and World Report ranking fell sharply—from number 9 in 2003 to off the rankings in 2013 and 2014—the organization’s administrators knew many things needed to change. Luckily for them, the health system’s HIM department was ready to help.
If there was only one major insight to be had in two day’s worth of presentations at AHIMA’s CDI Summit in Alexandria, VA last week, it was a new appreciation for the mind of the modern physician and the tools being developed to navigate it.