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Focus On: Patient Identification and Matching

As the leading advocate for the adoption of a nationwide patient identification strategy, AHIMA recognizes that eliminating patient identification and matching (PIM) errors is essential to better safety and care outcomes.

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September 24, 2020

AHIMA’s New Website: Built with You in Mind

In an effort to provide an improved experience for busy health information professionals, AHIMA recently launched a redesigned and reimagined 

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Focus On: Social Determinants of Health

As the leading voice of health information, AHIMA believes that health information professionals bring a uniquely comprehensive view to using SDOH data.

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September 8, 2020

An Insider’s Look at Contact Tracing Efforts in Hawaiʻi

In August 2019, I moved to Hawaiʻi and accepted a full-time teaching position at the University of Hawaiʻi-West Oʻahu (UHWO), a decision that was influenced by the collaborative spirit I experienced during my on-campus interview.

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August 12, 2020

Strategies for Managing Patient Identification and Remote COVID-19 Testing

The demand for COVID-19 testing has increased the volume of test results sitting in organizations’ master patient index (MPI) or enterprise master patient index (EMPI) work queue.

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AHIMA20 Education Track

Patient Identification And Matching

Every patient deserves to have their health information tell a complete and accurate story at every step in their care journey.

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Journal of AHIMA

Health information is critical to healthcare evolution. Join the conversation as we explore leading trends in the industry.  Subscription to AHIMA’s online Journal is included with membership.

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HIM Body of Knowledge

The HIM Body of Knowledge provides resources and tools to advance health information professional practice and standards for the delivery of quality healthcare.

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