This post discusses a federal agency that may be unfamiliar to HIM professionals, and how it regulates healthcare providers.
On Tuesday CMS and ONC released final rules for stage 3 of the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program, as well as the final rule for the 2015 Edition Health IT Certification Criteria.
Progressive HIM leaders understand the need to transition from traditional HIM roles to an information governance program which enables enterprise information management. Like any voyage this transition takes vision, preparation and solid implementation skills.
This list of disclosure types typically included on an accounting of disclosures report is published as an addition to the article “Checking In on Accounting of Disclosures” that appeared in the Journal of AHIMA’s November issue.
Find out how HIM and other healthcare professionals will be affected by the US government shutdown, which began on Tuesday, October 1.