Published in the September Journal, the 2011 Software and Health IT Guide is a special advertising section that promotes health IT software, products, and services.
The online version of the August practice brief “HIM Functions in Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety” includes four additional appendixes. Appendix A examines patient safety and quality opportunities for HIM-IT collaboration. Appendix B outlines HIM’s role in data governance, while appendix C catalogs HIM’s role in data capture, validation, and maintenance. Appendix D provides suggestions for further reading...
Professional development is a must for HIM professionals who want to keep on top of changes in the healthcare industry. Multiple venues provide professional development opportunities for those looking to grow their careers.
Published in the July 2011 Journal, the 2011 Coding Guide is a special advertising section that promotes coding software, products, and services.
EHRs, CAC, ICD-10—coding is in the midst of profound change. Which makes this the best time to re-engineer coding workflow. Five steps help HIM professionals assess and evolve coding workflows with an eye toward tomorrow.