Potential Impact of the ICD-10 Underdosing Classification System
Feb17

Potential Impact of the ICD-10 Underdosing Classification System

By Kathleen E. Wall, MS, RHIA: The classification of “underdosing of drugs” can provide valuable information regarding not only the fact that a drug was underdosed, but also why. This one piece of data could potentially have significant ramifications with readmission rates.

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Toolkit Teaches How to Advocate for a Patient Safety Identifier

As part of a grassroots campaign to spark a national conversation about patient safety identifiers, AHIMA has released a new toolkit the association hopes HIM professionals will use to help spread the word.

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Yellow Brick Road to IG
Feb11

Yellow Brick Road to IG

Keep up with the latest on information governance as this key strategy emerges for addressing a myriad of information management challenges in healthcare.

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Exploring Encryption and Standards in Release of Information
Jan22

Exploring Encryption and Standards in Release of Information

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

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Code Cracker: New Year, New Code Set, New Opportunities
Jan13

Code Cracker: New Year, New Code Set, New Opportunities

Now that ICD-10 is officially here and everyone is using it, we can really start to dig into the details and take advantage of all it has to offer. This month’s Code Cracker offers some tips for how to make the most of the year ahead.

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