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HIM Frontlines: Implementing HITECH-HIPAA ‘Request For Restrictions’ Requirement

In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems.

Sep 01, 2013 12:00 am    |    posted by Mary Butler   |    HIPAAPrivacy and security
University Hospital Trains Kenyan Stroke and Cancer Registrars

West Virginia University Hospitals has recently hosted registrars from Kenya as part of a cancer registry training program.

Sep 01, 2013 12:00 am    |    posted by Mary Butler   |    Data content standardsElectronic recordsWorkforce
Monthly Code Cracker: Maintaining Productivity During the Transition to ICD-10-CM/PCS

Learn tips and strategies to diminish the potential coder productivity losses associated with the transition to ICD-10-CM/PCS.

Aug 01, 2013 12:00 am    |    posted by Melanie Endicott   |    Code CrackerICD-10Workforce
AHIMA Board President Kathleen Frawley Dies June 28

AHIMA Board President and Chair Kathleen A. Frawley, 63, died unexpectedly on Friday, June 28.

Jul 01, 2013 09:46 am    |    posted by Chris Dimick   |    AHIMA
What Non-Coders Need to Know About ICD-10

The impending transition to ICD-10-CM/PCS will affect professionals in every corner of US healthcare, from physicians and nurses to anyone in support of a hospital system.

Jul 01, 2013 12:00 am    |    posted by Martina Sheehan   |    ICD-10Physician practices
Getting Up to Date on Release of Information

To help healthcare organizations and HIM professionals navigate their way through new legislative components and industry practices, AHIMA’s “Release of Information Toolkit: A Practical Guide for the Access, Use, and Disclosure of Protected Health Information,” has been revised to incorporate various types of disclosures of protected health information and to reflect today’s practices.

Jun 27, 2013 08:00 am    |    posted by Anne Zender   |    AHIMAElectronic recordsPrivacy and security
Legal Challenges in Using and Integrating Laboratory Data in EHRs (cont.)

Although integration and use of laboratory data in EHRs clearly has benefits, it also poses unique legal challenges. Providers and users of EHRs need to address these challenges to ensure the safe and proper use of EHRs in the management of patient care. This post is the second in a two-part article installment.

Jun 03, 2013 03:24 pm    |    posted by Rick Chung   |    ARRAElectronic recordsHealth information exchange
Legal Challenges in Using and Integrating Laboratory Data in EHRs

By Rick Chung, JD and Matthew Palatnik Editor’s note: This post is the first in a two-part article installment. The conclusion of the article will be […]

Jun 01, 2013 12:00 am    |    posted by Rick Chung   |    ARRAElectronic recordsHealth information exchange
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