Telemedicine Expands Reach of Small Physician Practices

Small practice primary care and specialist providers are expanding their telemedicine capabilities and options for patients, according to an article in FierceHealthcare.

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Senators Introduce Meaningful Use Relief Bill

A group of Republican Senators are resurrecting an older piece of legislation targeted at reducing certain regulatory burdens built into the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program.

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Winning the Match Game: Strategies for Patient Identity Matching
Nov16

Winning the Match Game: Strategies for Patient Identity Matching

When a professional practice roundtable at AHIMA’s 2017 Convention discussed the latest strategies for addressing patient matching with a full house, three key themes emerged during the session.

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Alex Azar Tapped as New Head of HHS
Nov13

Alex Azar Tapped as New Head of HHS

former pharmaceutical executive and a former general counsel Alex Azar has been selected as the new HHS secretary by the Trump administration.

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Five Highlights from the AHIMA Privacy and Security Institute
Nov13

Five Highlights from the AHIMA Privacy and Security Institute

As a first-time attendee at AHIMA’s Privacy and Security Institute, I found that the sessions offered covered a wide range of HIPAA privacy, security, and breach issues, offering new insights and takeaways for me to implement with my own organization.

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