2016 Convention: New Coding, HIM Apprenticeships Offer Opportunity to Enter the Industry
Oct19

2016 Convention: New Coding, HIM Apprenticeships Offer Opportunity to Enter the Industry

The AHIMA Foundation is responding to the growing industry shortage of experienced coding and HIM professionals by unveiling an apprenticeship standard and initiative along with succinct guidelines certified by the US Department of Labor.

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2016 Convention: HIM Education, Workforce Must Jointly Embrace Learning Data Analytics
Oct17

2016 Convention: HIM Education, Workforce Must Jointly Embrace Learning Data Analytics

Finding the sweet spot of “Where Education Meets Workforce” is the focus of its own AHIMA convention track taking place Monday afternoon. The track aims to highlight the symbiotic relationship between what happens in academic programs and workplace settings.

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Get in the Arena: A Call to IG Competency
Oct13

Get in the Arena: A Call to IG Competency

Without working knowledge in the IG field we will lose the opportunity for effective participation along with a notable place as leaders in IG. Other professionals will surely seize this moment should we fall behind in acquiring mastery.

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AHIMA Foundation and Partners Receive $7.1 million Apprenticeship Award
Oct07

AHIMA Foundation and Partners Receive $7.1 million Apprenticeship Award

The AHIMA Foundation is part of a consortium that just received a $7.1 million grant from the US Department of Labor to help promote apprenticeships in HIM and other related fields in the healthcare sector.

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HIM as the Middleman to Informatics and Data Analytics
Oct06

HIM as the Middleman to Informatics and Data Analytics

It is no longer an acceptable practice to ask for information and not do anything with it. HIM professionals can help healthcare get to the next stage.

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