AHIMA Launches New BoK with Fresh Look, Improved Functionality

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.

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When US News and World Report Downgrades Hospital, CDI is Quick to the Rescue
Aug10

When US News and World Report Downgrades Hospital, CDI is Quick to the Rescue

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.

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Getting CDI Buy-In from Physicians
Aug10

Getting CDI Buy-In from Physicians

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.

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New Study, Pilot Sites Part of AHIMA’s Expanding Information Governance Initiatives
Jul10

New Study, Pilot Sites Part of AHIMA’s Expanding Information Governance Initiatives

In her Leadership Symposium presentation Friday in Chicago, IL, Green’s “Information Governance Update” presentation gave a broad overview of AHIMA’s IG activities to date, and previewed upcoming projects.

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Panel: HIM Should Be at the Center of Patient Engagement Efforts

Two sessions at AHIMA’s 2015 Leadership Symposium, held in Chicago, IL on Friday, underscored the important role health information management (HIM) professionals play in patient advocacy.

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Earning HIM Cred—The CHDA Credential
Apr01

Earning HIM Cred—The CHDA Credential

This web-exclusive series focuses on just what career-cred AHIMA’s credentials earn HIM professionals in the real world.

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