March 2017


March 2017
Vol. 88, no. 03






In the Issue


“Making HIPAA Work for Consumers” by Mary Butler

“Becoming a Data Master” by Lisa A. Eramo, MA

“How MACRA Changes HIM” by Michael Marron-Stearns, MD, CPC, CFPC

Working Smart

“Statistically, What’s the Chance of a Breach?” by Lou Ann Wiedemann, MS, RHIA, CHDA, CDIP, FAHIMA

“Big Data Requires Information Governance” by Ann Meehan, RHIA

“HIM Using mHealth to Teach Patients Why and How to Access Health Records” by Katherine Lusk, MHSM, RHIA, FAHIMA, and Jennifer Manahan, MBA, MJ, MSHI, RHIA, CHTS-IM, CHC

“Formalized Structure and Strategic Alignment—The Keys to IG Success” by Ann Meehan, RHIA; Jaime James, MHA, RHIA; and Mary Jo Laufenberg, RHIA

Practice Brief

Improved Patient Engagement for LGBT Populations

Coding Notes

“New Study Illuminates the Ongoing Road to ICD-10 Productivity and Optimization” by Zahraa Alakrawi, MS, HIS; Valerie Watzlaf, PhD, MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA; Scot Nemchik, CCS; and Patty Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA

“2017 CPT Coding Update” by Kim Huey, MJ, CCS-P, CHC, CPC, PCS, CPCO

Past Articles
Print articles from the current issue back to 1998 are available in the AHIMA Body of Knowledge. (Full access requires member log in, but some articles are available for public viewing.)

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