by Leslie Fox | July 11, 2016
Medical record retention continues to be a significant issue for health care providers. Having confidence in your ability to determine appropriate eligibility for destruction is key to maintaining a defensible position. Trying to find clarity and direction through state laws can be challenging given the age of some state laws, […]
by Nancy Twombly | April 06, 2016
As part of our recent "Healthcare Transformation: It's all about the Data" blog series, industry authors provided unique perspectives on health information.
by John Lynn | March 29, 2016
The following are several steps healthcare organizations can take to improve the quality of health data within their systems.
by Nancy Twombly | March 25, 2016
HIMSS ’16 is now in the rear-view mirror. The HIMSS theme, “Transforming Health through IT”, was reinforced in keynote presentations, sessions, and conversations. The massive exhibit hall showcased great examples of Health IT innovation, interoperability, and ingenuity. Yet underlying the rapid industry innovation and transformation is data – and lots […]
by Lydia Washington | March 16, 2016
The 9th blog in the Healthcare Predictions & Perspectives blog series. This blog series is focused on healthcare transformational strategies that are enabled through Health IT and Health Information Governance best practices. In the summer of 2015, AHIMA embarked on an ambitious project to recruit healthcare organizations that were embarking […]