The Journal of AHIMA’s August 2013 issue highlighting and analyzing health information management’s (HIM) evolving workforce earned a Bronze Award in the Association Media & Publishing’s (AM&P) 2014 national EXCEL competition. The August issue was honored for excellence in the category “Magazines: Single Topic Issue” for best focus on a single theme. The magazine issue displayed “a solid progression of ideas, thorough...
In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.
While the Tuesday morning early riser session “What Now? Industry Reaction to the Latest ICD-10 Delay” provided a forum for payers and providers alike to air frustrations and share strategies for dealing with legislation that pushed back ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation, the morning’s keynote speaker offered a sharp contrast in perspective on the ICD-10 delay at AHIMA’s ICD-10-CM/PCS and Computer-Assisted Coding Summit.
Despite rumors to the contrary, Medicaid is, and has been, ready for the implementation of ICD-10, according to a federal Medicaid official who spoke Tuesday at AHIMA’s ICD-10-CM/PCS and CAC Summit.
The HITECH-HIPAA Final Rule has changed the way healthcare organizations do business, and those with seats in the C-suite can’t afford to stay out of the weeds with the new regulations.