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Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with AHIMA to Provide Members with MediRegs Content

Relationship provides access to Wolters Kluwer’s content and solutions to a wider audience of health information management professionals

 

New York, NY — April 16, 2020 — Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced a new collaboration with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). For the first time, Wolters Kluwer will provide AHIMA members with access to a custom solution within the MediRegs Compliance Suite portfolio, delivering expert-curated content on federal regulatory changes to health information management professionals.

 

Wolters Kluwer’s MediRegs – a medical coding and healthcare compliance solution – provides professionals with immediate access to deep domain expertise and constantly updated content. The premier software allows users to easily access the regulatory information they need to make the right decisions. Through this new relationship with AHIMA, Wolters Kluwer will produce a custom weekly newsfeed entitled “MediRegs Weekly Regulatory Highlights” that provides insights on federal guidelines and aggregates the most widely used content on MediRegs. AHIMA members will be able to access this resource for free on My.AHIMA.org.


“The MediRegs team at Wolters Kluwer, known for the breadth and depth of content available in our workflow solutions, is delighted to have created this custom newsfeed for AHIMA members,” said Tim Feldman, Vice President and General Manager, Healthcare Compliance & Reimbursement, Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. “As the impacts of COVID-19 continue to unfold and change the regulatory landscape, we are very pleased to make even more of our expert content available to health information management professionals now, when it’s needed more than ever.”


“Regulatory issues are a top concern for AHIMA members and I’m pleased MediRegs Weekly Regulatory Highlights will offer members news and content they need,” said Wylecia Wiggs Harris, PhD, CAE, AHIMA CEO. “As the nation continues to fight COVID-19, these resources will help our members navigate a new landscape. Our new relationship with Wolters Kluwer is a win for health information management professionals.”


The newsfeed will feature several highlights, including:

  • The latest news from government press releases and fact sheets
  • Final and proposed federal regulations.
  • Content from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, including:
    • Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Articles
    • Quality, Safety, & Oversight - General Information (QSO Letters)
  • Court cases and administrative actions.
  • Office of Inspector General actions

 

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About AHIMA
AHIMA is a global nonprofit association of health information (HI) professionals. AHIMA represents professionals who work with health data for more than one billion patient visits each year. AHIMA’s mission of empowering people to impact health drives our members and credentialed HI professionals to ensure that health information is accurate, complete, and available to patients and providers. Our leaders work at the intersection of healthcare, technology, and business, and are found in data integrity and information privacy job functions worldwide.


About Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S.
Wolters Kluwer (WKL) is a global leader in professional information, software solutions, and services for the healthcare; tax and accounting; governance, risk and compliance; and legal and regulatory sectors. Wolters Kluwer helps its customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with advanced technology and services. Wolters Kluwer reported 2019 annual revenues of €4.6 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

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