What Do You Mean by “Electronic Health Record?”
Mar15

What Do You Mean by “Electronic Health Record?”

With a malpractice suit underway, a hospital receives a discover request for “the patient’s electronic health record.” But what exactly does that mean? Do electronic health records exist in one form and in one system such that everything can be collected and produced at once?

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Avoiding Sanctions through Effective Information Governance
Feb16

Avoiding Sanctions through Effective Information Governance

Adoption of AHIMA’s Information Governance Principles for Healthcare can be a powerful deterrent to sanctions should ESI be lost.

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Relating Effective Information Governance and Litigation
Oct15

Relating Effective Information Governance and Litigation

Legal consequences abound at every corner in healthcare. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.

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Legal Survey Responses Offer Window to IG in Healthcare
Sep16

Legal Survey Responses Offer Window to IG in Healthcare

Legal consequences abound at every corner in healthcare. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.

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ESI Meets Court Order
Jun11

ESI Meets Court Order

Legal consequences abound at every corner in healthcare. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.

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