AOE Attendees Take ‘Innovate or Commiserate’ Message to Heart

Although only one of Tuesday morning’s AHIMA Assembly on Education Symposium (AOE) presentations was titled “Innovate or Commiserate,” the phrase could have been the theme of this morning’s sessions.

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Helping Grads Grasp the Ins and Outs of Data Governance

Before we can govern, we need to know it is that we need to be governing. That was the message that underscored Monday’s presentation “Data Governance: What’s Under the Covers” delivered by Merida L. Johns, PhD, RHIA, and Linda Kloss, MA, RHIA, FAHIMA, at AHIMA’s Assembly on Education in Chicago, IL.

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Understanding of Analytics Key to Long-Term Success in HIM

Health information management (HIM) educators emphasized the growing need for HIM students to demonstrate proficiency in multiple analytics domains in order to adjust to major healthcare industry shifts and to find jobs at AHIMA’s Assembly on Education Symposium, held in Chicago, IL.

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Practical Implications of Informatics
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Practical Implications of Informatics

In this web series, HIM professionals working in emerging roles give advice on tackling difficult HIM problems. This month focuses on the role of informatics in HIM.

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Patient Safety, Medical Error Rates Are Stagnating, Experts Tell Senate

Patient safety advocates called for more regulatory and operational oversight to curb medical mistakes during a Senate hearing convened by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on July 17.

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