January 12, 2021
CMS Issues Guidance to State Healthcare Officials on SDOH
The CMS issued guidance last week to state health officials aimed at increasing adoption of strategies that address social determinants of health (SDOH) in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
January 11, 2021
Highlights of the 2021 CPT Code Updates
There are a total of 329 CPT code changes for 2021, including 206 code additions, 54 code deletions, and 69 code revisions.
January 4, 2021
There’s an API for That
The Cures Act gives patients unprecedented power over their own health data. HIM professionals will play a big part in helping consumers wield it responsibly and securely.
January 4, 2021
Four Predictions about Health Data Management in a Post-Pandemic World
Social determinants of health, virtual patient services, and AI are among the opportunities—and challenges—faced by HIM professionals.
December 16, 2020
How to Find Your Community Online
An online community offers connection, information, advice, encouragement, and a variety of valuable opportunities. Learn how to find the communities that fit who you are and how to thrive in them.
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.
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.
March 26–27, 2021 | Virtual Event
Creating Impact and Success with Quality Data
The 2021 AHIMA Middle East conference
AHIMA has helped chart the future of healthcare in the Middle East since 2016. Health information is at the core of every patient interaction and paves the way forward for healthcare transformation.
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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.
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.