2016 Convention Q and A: Patient Portals and Creating a Healthy Population
Oct14

2016 Convention Q and A: Patient Portals and Creating a Healthy Population

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.

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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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