Data Management Resources and Links
Sound data management practices are critical and challenging. To address this challenge, AHIMA provides a full suite of quality products and other resources to assist with lifelong learning, professional networking, and best practices to keep current with the latest industry changes and data management techniques. In addition, AHIMA offers the Certified Health Data Analysis credential. Find eligibility requirements and exam preparation here.
Each issue of the Journal of AHIMA includes the Working Smart column, which often addresses data standards and data management topics. The Journal serves as a professional development tool for health information management (HIM) professionals and is a valued resource in obtaining credible, accurate, and timely practice information. Here is an example of an article: Capturing the Data Behind Healthcare Disparities
Perspectives in Health Information Management (PHIM) is the AHIMA Foundation’s peer-reviewed, electronic research journal. PHIM articles are often related to data management. Relevant articles include:
These articles and a wealth of additional resources are available in the AHIMA body of knowledge (BoK), an online library of information. Examples of excellent articles available in the BoK to AHIMA members only include: