Another State supreme court has weighed in on whether an individual may sue for damages based on a healthcare provider’s “unjustified disclosure to third persons of information obtained during treatment.”
AHIMA is excited to welcome you to Chicago, AHIMA’s hometown, for the AHIMA19: Health Data and Information Conference, taking place September 14-18. You’re bound to be busy while you’re here, but we hope you find some time to explore our city before you go. Here are some of our favorite things to do and see in Chicago to get you started.
The AHIMA19 Health Data and Information Conference aims to enlighten and empower attendees with several new offerings, from an education track focused on topics in innovation to the inaugural Pitch Competition. The top five semi-finalists will present creative ideas and solutions aimed at improving the connections between people, systems, and ideas to transform health and healthcare on Monday, September 16 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. in the Pitch Arena inside the AHIMA19 exhibit hall.
Monday Coding Quiz: Test your skills with a new coding question from Clinical Coding Workout every Monday.
In order to prepare health information management (HIM) professionals for future enforcement actions, Deven McGraw, JD, MPH, delivered a webinar on “Understanding Patient Access to Health Records in Today’s Digitized World” for AHIMA members on Thursday.