This update to one of the Journal’s most popular web pieces features new segments with helpful information for both HIM professionals and consumers.
This slideshow walks patients through a typical release of information request.
The CommonWell Health Alliance has announced that for the first time, patients whose providers are members of the Alliance will be given access to their health data as it is stored and transmitted by the CommonWell network.
Seeking to answer consumer questions on how HIPAA works for them, the Journal speaks with an attorney to explore various issues, from accessing deceased records to processing fee payment.
Providers increasingly are bringing release of information back in-house. In this video, HIM experts discuss the pros and cons of the trend.