February is IG Month at AHIMA. HIM professionals all over the globe need to understand what information governance is and why it’s important to the success of a healthcare organization. Indeed, who better to lead the IG charge than HIM professionals?
Two presentations on the first morning of AHIMA’s Information Governance Thought Leadership Summit addressed—among other pressing topics—two of the most frequently asked questions about IG
Many use the terms “data governance” and “information governance” interchangeably, but these two concepts are actually very different (although closely related) concepts.
Before we can govern, we need to know it is that we need to be governing. That was the message that underscored Monday’s presentation “Data Governance: What’s Under the Covers” delivered by Merida L. Johns, PhD, RHIA, and Linda Kloss, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA, at AHIMA’s Assembly on Education in Chicago, IL.
This article is the first installment in a six-part web series, Information Governance 101, for the month of December that explores the topic of information governance programs and seeks to define the terms associated with information governance.