At Tuesday’s convention session titled “Tracking Risk Adjustment Across the Continuum of Care: A Patient Tracer,” presenter Laura Legg, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, discussed how the documentation must tell the complete story of the patient encounter to trace the patient’s chronic conditions throughout the healthcare continuum.
Disruptive times call for clarity of purpose, determination, and sometimes the willingness to start all over, according to the speakers at Tuesday’s General Session.
No matter where an organization is with its current state of IG, it is never too late to get on the “IG train.”
A roundtable presentation on health information management data analytics and informatics at the Veterans Health Administration was a highlight of the educational sessions on Monday.
Valerie Watzlaf, PhD, MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA, set to become the next president and board chair of AHIMA in January, could not be more excited for the challenge. She recently spoke with Journal of AHIMA about the decision to run, and what she sees ahead for AHIMA and HIM.