Parsing the Language of Continuous HIM Education: CCHIIM, Credentials, Certificates, and Certifications
May01

Parsing the Language of Continuous HIM Education: CCHIIM, Credentials, Certificates, and Certifications

CCHIIM plays a key role in ensuring that today’s HIM professionals have the needed skills and competencies to navigate the healthcare landscape currently shifting under their feet. If an HIM professional wants to maximize their skills and knowledge—which AHIMA’s HIM Reimagined initiative strongly urges—AHIMA offers multiple ways to do that through certificates and certification programs.

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Revisiting the Coding Experience Paradigm
Apr11

Revisiting the Coding Experience Paradigm

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.

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Luddites and Our Rage Against the Machines
Mar23

Luddites and Our Rage Against the Machines

Artificial intelligence is such a hot topic, it has seemingly supplanted data science as the new subject of conversation on everyone’s minds. So is it hype, or is it a reality?

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Slideshow: HIM Apprenticeship Program Still Accepting Applications, Sponsors
Mar01

Slideshow: HIM Apprenticeship Program Still Accepting Applications, Sponsors

Since 2015, the AHIMA Foundation’s apprenticeship program has been working to help HIM professionals enter the workforce and gain skills on the job.

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Are You Feeling Lost in Big Data Space?
Aug16

Are You Feeling Lost in Big Data Space?

The ever-changing environment of healthcare requires a lifelong learning strategy for HIM professionals. Realigning your goals and objectives to direct some self-study and continuing education efforts in the data analytics direction can make a big difference.

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