Since coding production has stabilized following ICD-10 implementation, coding vacancies seem to be remaining open a little longer, and online discussion threads are full of “I have my credential but everyone is looking for experience” posts.
Since 2015, the AHIMA Foundation’s apprenticeship program has been working to help HIM professionals enter the workforce and gain skills on the job.
Education, personalization, and culture are the three keys to successful electronic health record (EHR) optimization, according to a recent report from KLAS.
Learn about AHIMA’s new Certified Professional in Health Informatics Credential in this video.
The AHIMA Foundation is responding to the growing industry shortage of experienced coding and HIM professionals by unveiling an apprenticeship standard and initiative along with succinct guidelines certified by the US Department of Labor.