Webinar Series Introduces HIM to IG

“Introduction to Information Governance” is a six-part webinar series from AHIMA that introduces attendees to the principles and applications of information governance (IG) in healthcare.

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Consensus-building, Project Plans Key to IG Implementation

Healthcare isn’t the only industry embarking on an information governance journey—plenty of other industries and organizations are too—and getting started is one of the hardest steps along the way.

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Natural Language Processing Turns Text into Actionable Data

The next 12 to 18 months are going to be rocky ones for health information management (HIM) professionals, as they work with physicians on projects such as meaningful use and the ICD-10 transition.

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Big Data Holds Promise for Physician Practices, Challenges for HIM

Big Data has the potential to transform how office- and hospital-based physicians treat their patients , even though the starting point is hard for most providers to see right now, a panel of experts acknowledged this week.

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