Karen Boruff, CPHIT, CPC, of Hubbert Systems Consulting in Sacramento, CA, and Pamela Lane, MS, RHIA, CPHIMS, of California Health and Human Services Agency in Sacramento, CA, recently spoke with Journal of AHIMA about their session, “How Big is Big Data?” at this year’s AHIMA Convention and Exhibit.
Vera Rulon, MS, RHIT, FAHIMA, FACMImimi, director of External Medical Communications for Pfizer Medical in Nyack, NY spoke with the Journal of AHIMA about her session, “Leadership Communications in the Digital Era: An Opportunity to Bring Us Together Beyond Gender and Cultural Differences,” at this year’s Annual Convention and Exhibit.
Cassi Birnbaum, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, CPHQ, vice president of HIM for Peak Health Solutions in San Diego, CA, and incoming AHIMA president/chair-elect spoke with the Journal of AHIMA about some of the consumer engagement issues her session, “The Role of the HIM Professional in Engaging Consumers in Healthcare Decision Making,” will explore.
AHIMA has issued a comment letter on proposed changes to the federal rules that govern the way e-discovery can be used in court.
In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.
The ICD-10-PCS code set will be used to report hospital inpatient procedures. This month’s Code Cracker will provide an overview of ICD-10-PCS as well as some case studies to practice assigning codes.
Find out how HIM and other healthcare professionals will be affected by the US government shutdown, which began on Tuesday, October 1.
AHIMA’s Professional Ethics Committee offers common scenarios and best case resolutions that test one’s professional morality.