Updated: How to Request Your Medical Records
Mar01

Updated: How to Request Your Medical Records

This update to one of the Journal’s most popular web pieces features new segments with helpful information for both HIM professionals and consumers.

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An HIM Manager’s Role in Patient Engagement [Sponsored]
Feb17

An HIM Manager’s Role in Patient Engagement [Sponsored]

Healthcare has the unfortunate distinction of being one of the last major US industries to transition away from paper-based recordkeeping. Underpinning the largest and most risk-sensitive industry in the nation, business operations have been managed almost entirely on paper for generations.

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Getting Involved and Giving Back in HIM
Feb01

Getting Involved and Giving Back in HIM

With opportunities suited to any professional level, there truly is something for everyone when it comes to making the choice to get involved as a volunteer in HIM. This article discusses potential benefits and opportunities for volunteering.

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Three HIM Stories to Watch for in 2017
Jan01

Three HIM Stories to Watch for in 2017

While the healthcare industry plays “wait and see” as uncertainty looms with regard to the regulatory landscape ahead, the events of this past year offer a few hints as to what we might expect in 2017.

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Managing Health Information in International Waters
Dec29

Managing Health Information in International Waters

When people ask Davi Trotti, MA, RHIA, what it was like to live onboard the hospital ship Africa Mercy, she tells them “During the week I live in Europe and on the weekends I live in Africa.”

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Revenue Cycle Management in Home Healthcare: Maintaining Coding and Documentation Excellence [Sponsored]
Dec02

Revenue Cycle Management in Home Healthcare: Maintaining Coding and Documentation Excellence [Sponsored]

Home healthcare is a burgeoning and besieged industry. Its growth is strongly connected to our aging population and increased competition; its challenges come from a variety of sectors.

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