Involving patients in the management of their health (patient engagement) encourages greater patient participation in care.
On Wednesday, October 19, at AHIMA’s Annual Convention, the session “Patient Engagement: Teaching Patients to Fish,” presented by Michelle Basco, RHIA, will explore how to engage organization’s patients and families in their health through patient portals, as well as the unique way Children’s Health System of Texas has approached patient engagement.
AHIMA just released its Patient Portal Toolkit, a follow up to the 2015 Practice Brief, “The Implementation and Management of Patient Portals.”
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.
New research shows that despite regulations that emphasize free access to personal health data, providers aren’t always listening.