Our priority is to empower people to impact health and that starts by providing future leaders of health information with the tools needed to take the first step towards your new career. AHIMA's exam preperation education will ensure you are exposed to the knowledge necessary to pass your certification exam.
The ethical obligations of the health information management (HIM) professional include the safeguarding of privacy and security of health information; appropriate disclosure of health information; development, use, and maintenance of health information systems and health information; and ensuring the accessibility and integrity of health information.
13 COURSES | 10 CEUS EACH
Medical Coding and Reimbursement Courses
The AHIMA Medical Coding and Reimbursement Courses provide learners with online health information education to address critical knowledge areas: Biomedical, Health Information Management (HIM), and Medical Coding. These on-demand, self-guided courses by topic help you achieve your professional development goals.
1 Course | 10 CEUS
This Medical Terminology online course will help you learn how to apply medical terminology, symbols, abbreviations, and construct terms using word parts such as roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Self-paced course modules support the content in the included eBook, Mastering Healthcare Terminology, 6th edition.
January 27, 2021
When COVID-19 emerged in early 2020, new ICD-10-CM codes to identify this condition were not available. Subsequent ICD-10-CM codes and guidelines for reporting COVID-19 changed many times as the pandemic evolved throughout 2020.
January 19, 2021
In January of 2019, SMH embarked on a computer-assisted coding implementation to increase the productivity of coders and clinical documentation improvement specialists.