AHIMA recently responded to the comment period following the release of the 1,943 new ICD-10-CM codes and 3,651 ICD-10-PCS by the CDC and CMS, respectively.
This monthly blog highlights and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.
A recent Ohio Supreme Court ruling offers lessons on what constitutes the legal health record.
AHIMA CEO Lynne Thomas Gordon, MBA, RHIA, CPHQ, FAHIMA, was named as one of Health Data Management’s Most Powerful Women in Healthcare IT.
Healthcare is in the middle of a data explosion; new sources of information like medical devices, wearables, and mobile apps are being introduced all the time. While more information can do wonders for clinical decision making and improving operational efficiencies, it can also introduce more complexity when it comes to integration.