Patient Portal Toolkit Available, Free for AHIMA Members

AHIMA just released its Patient Portal Toolkit, a follow up to the 2015 Practice Brief, “The Implementation and Management of Patient Portals.”

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Convention Q and A: The Importance of HIM Involvement in the Design and Implementation of Patient Portals
Sep18

Convention Q and A: The Importance of HIM Involvement in the Design and Implementation of Patient Portals

The 2015 AHIMA convention session, “The Importance of HIM Involvement in the Design and Implementation of Patient Portals” will take place Saturday, September 26 from 2-5 p.m. in the La Nouvelle Ballroom of the Morial Convention Center New Orleans.

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Slideshow: Making Patient Data Affordable
Feb27

Slideshow: Making Patient Data Affordable

New research shows that despite regulations that emphasize free access to personal health data, providers aren’t always listening.

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OpenNotes Expansion Lets Patients Make Notes On Their Records

The OpenNotes Project, hailed by health information management (HIM) and patient engagement advocates for opening patients’ records up to the patients, is expanding to become more interactive in a small pilot.

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FTC Files Security Complaint Over Medical Billing, Payment Portal

Nearly 5,500 consumers who thought they were only joining an online medical bill payment portal ended up having their information sent to 31 companies, a Federal Trade Commission complaint alleges.

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