Legal consequences flow from the use or abuse of EHR. This monthly column presents examples of what those consequences can be.
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.
The American Medical Association (AMA) has opened a lab within a Chicago healthcare technology incubator where it’s aiming to improve patient-physician encounters and preventive care.
One of the nurses who treated the first patient to die of Ebola in the US is suing the hospital where she worked, alleging they violated her privacy. Her attorney told press that the hospital used her as a “PR pawn,” despite her requests for her information to be kept private.