AHIMA Board President Kathleen Frawley Dies June 28

AHIMA Board President and Chair Kathleen A. Frawley, 63, died unexpectedly on Friday, June 28.

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July 2013

A Consultant, HIM Professional, and Vendor Weigh In On the Real CAC Impact

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Audio Extra: Day to Day for a CDS

Specialists in the area of clinical documentation are filling a growing need. Amy L. Gardner, RHIT, CDIP, works at Valley Hospital Rockwood Health System in Spokane Valley, WA. She discusses the skills needed to perform well in this position, what a typical day is like, and her advice for communicating with physicians.

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What Non-Coders Need to Know About ICD-10

The impending transition to ICD-10-CM/PCS will affect professionals in every corner of US healthcare, from physicians and nurses to anyone in support of a hospital system.

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ICD-10 Preparedness for Non-Acute Care Settings
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ICD-10 Preparedness for Non-Acute Care Settings

Tune in to this monthly online coding column to learn from AHIMA’s coding experts about challenging areas and documentation opportunities for ICD-10-CM/PCS. This month, unravel the intricacies of ICD-10-CM coding for long term care, home health, and hospice settings.

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