AHIMA is part of a newly formed group of non-profit and advisory organizations seeking to improve information governance practices and modernize records management processes in federal agencies.
The federal government is investing $28 million in grant funding for state health information exchange programs in an effort to boost interoperability.
Healthcare professionals that work with coded data on a daily basis were well represented in the US House of Representatives’ Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health hearing, titled “Examining ICD-10 Implementation,” which took place Wednesday morning in Washington, DC.
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.
New research finds that ICD-10-CM/PCS implementation expenditures for small physician offices medical to be drastically lower than previous estimates.