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 | 120 CEUs
AHIMA Coding Basics Course Collection
The Coding Basics course collection provides 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.
July 31, 2020
CMS Announces New ICD-10-PCS Codes for COVID-19 Treatments, Effective Aug. 1
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services implemented 12 new ICD-10-PCS codes to describe the introduction or infusion of therapeutics for the treatment of COVID-19, including remdesivir and convalescent plasma,…
Are You Prepared for the 2021 Evaluation and Management Coding Changes?
The American Medical Association is releasing a new set of Evaluation and Management coding guidelines which will be effective January 1, 2021. Download the fact sheet from Change Healthcare, which…
July 1, 2020
Integrating COVID-19 into CDI and Coding Practice
Because US providers’ experiences with COVID-19 have differed widely across the country, now is a good opportunity to regroup and assess what we think we know about the virus and how it could impact CDI and coding professionals in the future.
June 1, 2020
How the COVID-19 Pandemic Transformed an Already Remote Coding Team
When COVID-19 came to the United States, the coders were already working from home and practicing social and physical distancing for the most part.