Why Standardize an Electronic Health Record? [Sponsored]
Nov11

Why Standardize an Electronic Health Record? [Sponsored]

Many HIM professionals couldn’t wait until the health record was available electronically, but now that the record is available electronically, physicians, physician offices, quality reviewers, and coding professionals face a multitude of new challenges.

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Coding Viral Sepsis
Nov10

Coding Viral Sepsis

How to code viral sepsis has been a frequent topic of confusion and discussion.

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MACRA Strategies for 2017: Advantages and Disadvantages of Four Options
Nov07

MACRA Strategies for 2017: Advantages and Disadvantages of Four Options

While the final rule contains many different provisions, this article looks at the advantages and disadvantages of four MACRA options providers can choose to implement in 2017.

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EHR Vendor Data Blocking Impedes Critical Registry Reporting

Medical specialty societies—which rely heavily on electronic data registries to monitor everything from disease rates, procedure outcomes, and medical implant or device success rates, claim that EHR vendors are hampering their reporting processes.

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November-December 2016
Nov01

November-December 2016

AHIMA and other key stakeholders continue to drive national and global progress to achieve information systems interoperability in healthcare

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