Endovascular Repair of Descending Thoracis Aorta
Sep30

Endovascular Repair of Descending Thoracis Aorta

Monday Coding Quiz: Test your skills with a new coding question from Clinical Coding Workout every Monday.

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AHIMA Renews Calls for Congress to Repeal National Patient Identifier Ban

On Tuesday September 24, which was designated as Patient ID Day, AHIMA asked its members and other grassroots organizations to contact their members of Congress to strike the ban on discussing a patient identifier solution from the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2020.

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AHIMA19 Concludes with a Focus on Building Toward the Future

“Change is scary. Disruption is scary. Being left behind is even scarier,” said incoming President/Chair-Elect Ginna Evans in her first address to AHIMA members on the final day of AHIMA19. Two of the keys to not being left behind and pushing the work of health information professionals, she said, are the ability to think creatively and inventively.

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Bronchoscopy Under Fluoroscopic Guidance
Sep23

Bronchoscopy Under Fluoroscopic Guidance

Monday Coding Quiz: Test your skills with a new coding question from Clinical Coding Workout every Monday.

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HIM Professionals Tour Cook County Jail’s On-Site Health Clinic
Sep18

HIM Professionals Tour Cook County Jail’s On-Site Health Clinic

As the director of correctional health information for Cermak Health Services at the Cook County Jail, Linda Kampe’s responsibilities are not radically different from those of a typical HIM director, even though the care setting in which she’s carrying them out might make others in the industry nervous. On Monday, a group of nine AHIMA19 attendees had the rare opportunity to tour Kampe’s workplace.

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