This monthly blog highlights and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle. This week’s guest post discusses developing a data analytics workforce.
Unless your organization has a C-suite that’s 100 percent onboard and enthusiastic about information governance (IG)—and the consensus of participants in AHIMA’s Information Governance Thought Leadership Summit on Friday agreed this is unrealistic—then it’s time to be creative and find a trigger.
HIM professionals are best equipped for the governance of the health industry’s information as disruptive technologies take aim at healthcare, Chris Surdak, JD, said during his keynote presentation at AHIMA’s IG Summit in Chicago on Thursday.
Now that ICD-10-CM/PCS has finally been implemented and everyone is using these new code sets, the questions are rolling in.
Journal of AHIMA recently discussed with IG Summit keynote speaker Chris Surdak, JD the importance of IG in healthcare, what HIM professionals should know, and a little bit of what attendees can expect to take away from his talk.