Patient Safety Identifiers Could Improve Outcomes for John Does
Oct28

Patient Safety Identifiers Could Improve Outcomes for John Does

Janowek has for several years been studying the short-term and long-term outcomes of patients who are designated as a John Doe when they present for care following a trauma.

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AHIMA, Stakeholder Groups Urge Lawmakers to Advance Patient Identity Solutions

Efforts to lift the federal ban against allowing Congress to discuss patient identity solutions is picking up momentum, with AHIMA joining provider, payer, and health IT stakeholder groups in asking legislators to make the issue a priority.

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#MyHealthID Campaign Was Just the Start of a Long Conversation

AHIMA has made an impression on Capitol Hill on the topic of voluntary patient safety identifiers, according to AHIMA’s Pam Lane, MS, RHIA, vice president, policy and government relations.

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AHIMA Announces Winner of #MyHealthID Video Contest
Mar31

AHIMA Announces Winner of #MyHealthID Video Contest

AHIMA’s campaign to improve patient safety through a voluntary patient safety identifier feels personal to a lot of people. For proof, look no further than the winner of AHIMA’s social media video contest.

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Patient “Privacy Numbers” Help Provider Share Info, Protect Privacy
Mar24

Patient “Privacy Numbers” Help Provider Share Info, Protect Privacy

HIM Frontlines covers HIM professionals working in emerging roles and tackling difficult HIM problems.

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