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Lauren Elliott

November 16, 2020

ONC: Information Blocking Compliance Extended to April 2021

AHIMA's Mike Bittner speaks with Lauren Elliott, the founder and CEO of Candlelit Therapy, which won the AHIMA20 Pitch Competition.

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November 13, 2020

The Need for Clinical Documentation Integrity in Critical Access Hospitals

Critical access hospitals must be just as prepared as noncritical access facilities to receive patients of varying acuity. This includes ensuring high-quality clinical documentation integrity.

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November 13, 2020

Evaluation and Management in 2021: What every HIM Professional Needs to Know

Since the most commonly reported professional services are Evaluation and Management codes, it seems fitting and timely that the rules for compliance with the documentation of these services should be reevaluated and revised to improve quality of care to patients and to reduce administrative burden.

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November 10, 2020

Remote Compliance Audits: Adjusting to the ‘New Normal’ of Remote Work

It’s time to bite the bullet and admit that working from home may be here to stay—and that some of us may need to make some serious changes.

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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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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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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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