Health Information Management

Abubakar Tafewa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH) School Of Health Information Management Professional Diploma Admission Form for 2020/2021 Academic Session | 9/9/2020

ATBU Professional Diploma in Health Information Management Programme form is out. The School Of Health Information Management (SHIM), Abubakar Tafewa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), is now selling application forms for admission into its Professional Diploma Programme the 2020/2021 academic session. See more details below… Aplications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the School Of Health Information Management (SHIM), Abubakar Tafewa Balewa University Teaching Hospital (ATBUTH), professional …

When the Pandemic Hit, This Association Started Acting Like a Startup | 9/8/2020

How the American Health Information Management Association’s adaptability allowed them to continue their mission during COVID-19. To survive and thrive in the face of this world-changing pandemic, organizations must learn to be nimble and act like startups—even if they’ve been doing what they do for nearly a century. Such is the case for the American Health Information Management Association ( AHIMA ), whichhas been dedicated to improving health data …

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Three Critical Questions for Keeping HIM Onsite During COVID-19 | 9/8/2020

We blinked and everything changed. No warning signs. No ability to prepare. In a matter of days, COVID-19 forced health information management (HIM) professionals to innovate and evolve. Now that the initial shock has worn off, HIM managers are looking ahead to the future—a future in which the pandemic may continue to persist indefinitely. Some managers who initially sent staff home to comply with social distancing mandates are …

An Insider’s Look at Contact Tracing Efforts in Hawaiʻi | 9/8/2020

… John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) were tapped to provide additional expertise on topics such as epidemiology and infectious disease. The collaborative and aloha spirit shined through. HIM and Contact Tracing At UHWO, health information management (HIM) is a new academic degree program with the first course being offered in the Spring 2020 semester—yes, right in the middle of the pandemic. As a faculty member, I have been …

A Pathway to Clinical and Administrative Data Integration | 9/8/2020

… share the same solution—the need for increased clinical and administrative integration. In the words of a recent Journal of AHIMA column on the integration of clinical and administrative data, “Imagine a world where health information management teams know in advance the documentation a payer needs to authorize an admission or conduct a medical necessity review, their IT systems populate the needed data for them to verify, and the documentation …

Work at home informatics nurses | 9/7/2020

bignerdRN (New) Hello. I am an RN ( ADN ) looking into higher degree options. I want to go through WGU but am struggling with which degree. I would love to work in informatics and could do their RN to MSN option in that or get a BSN in Health Information Management and see where that gets me first. I live kind of rural and have one hospital within 20 mins of …

Further Comments on the Effect of Precautionary Measures in Containing the Spread of Covid-19 [Response to Letter] | 9/4/2020

Accepted for publication 25 August 2020 Published 4 September 2020 Volume 2020:13 Pages 881—882 DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/JMDH.S278693 Arwa Alumran Health Information Management and Technology, College of Public Health, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi ArabiaCorrespondence: Arwa Alumran Email [email protected] I would like to extend my gratitude to the editor for giving me the opportunity to respond to this interesting letter. I would also like to …

Data Quality Improvement and Use Mentor | 9/4/2020

… program and M&E staffs on both paper based and enhanced SmartCare-ART system management, data quality assurance, data analysis, and information use. He/ She is expected to have a hands-on experience in health information management system implementation and strong analytical, supervisory and mentorship skills. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Work with data clerks and other team members to perform baseline and post campaign data quality checks using information from …

COVID’s Impact on the Future of HIM: Coding, CDI, and ROI | 9/4/2020

… more. Yet, a beta test revealed an increase in productivity by approximately 20 percent and improved coder morale. Overall, a cost benefit analysis indicated a net savings/gain of more than $380,000 annually. The health information management (HIM) profession has come a long way since skeptics insisted that remote coding would never happen. Today, the possibility of a permanent virtual HIM workforce is a consideration as the new normal evolves …

DATA TYPES AND STRUCTURES | 9/3/2020

… with this order a screenshot of the revisions that are needed. I will also attach screenshots of the rubric and any additional items needed to complete this paper. Thanks in advance! Paper Instructions: INTRODUCTION Health information management professionals may participate in data table development projects. The ability to identify necessary data elements is assisted by the use of uniform data sets. In this task, you will explore the role that …

FHCB Health System Registered Health Information Administrator in Baltimore, MD | Nation Wide Job Search | 9/3/2020

Posted on September 3, 2020 Summary of Position The Registered Health Information Administrator is responsible for the ongoing, effective operation of Health Information Services and for their ongoing assessment and improvement activities. Essential Functions: Develops and oversees Health Information Management (HIM) processes and controls to meet the organization’s internal and external information needs. Responsible for initiating, reviewing, implementing, and maintaining contracts with vendors for outsourced HIM services. Ensures that information …

HIM Life in a COVID World | 9/2/2020

This presentation explores the new normal for many Health Information Management (HIM) departments during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Join MRO experts in taking another look at HIPAA and other legal requirements, telehealth, release of information, and telecommuting, to name a few. Download the slides and access the recorded webinar today. HIM Life in a COVID World Name …

Health Information Management & Risk Assessment Lead at WHO, Tripoli, Libya | 9/2/2020

Whatsapp Email Deadline : 21 September 2020 World Health Organization (WHO) the Health Information Management & Risk Assessment Lead in Tripoli, Libya. The duration of this post is 12 months. The primary role of WHO is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system. Key Job Health Information Management & Risk Assessment Lead will perform the following functions: Lead the team and be responsible for overseeing the work of the …

Libya: Health Sector Bulletin (August 2020) | 9/1/2020

… rapidly escalating rates of COVID-19 in Libya. 38% of medical procedures took place in areas of severity scale higher than 3 A systematic evaluation of EWARN is in place. “Health Diplomacy” project Weakened Health Information Management System SITUATION OVERVIEW Egyptian-Greek maritime agreement prompts Turkey to renew hydrocarbon exploration in the eastern Mediterranean. There are political tensions resurfacing within GNA Presidency Council. With the military frontlines now far from …

The 12 Best Health Information Management Books Right Now - Solutions Review | 9/1/2020

The 12 Best Health Information Management Books Right Now Posted on by Timothy King in Best Practices Our editors have compiled this directory of the best health information management books based on Amazon user reviews, rating, and ability to add business value. There are loads of free resources available online (such as Solutions Review’s Data Management Software Buyer’s Guide , vendor comparison map , and best practices section ) and those are great …

MIPS 2020 Reporting Requirements Strategy Checklist | 9/1/2020

… Getting to the details within each dependency is step 1. Understanding why these steps are important is step 2. Applying these steps to your area of business is step 3. According to the American Health Information Management Association, Clinical documentation is at the core of every patient encounter. In order to be meaningful it must be accurate, timely, and reflect the scope of services provided. Successful clinical documentation improvement (CDI …

HIT an evening option for adult learners | 9/1/2020

… as an evening program this fall for adult learners such as Gina Hamilton-Wood of Niles. Hamilton-Wood is pursuing RHIT certification while working fulltime for Beacon Health System as team leader for Memorial Health Information Management Processing and Analysis. She transitioned into the health care industry more than 15 years ago. “My initial interest was coding,” Hamilton-Wood said. “I was able to take short courses that allowed me …

HIM Life in a COVID World: Health Information Management Webinar Recap | 9/1/2020

… colleague Angela Rose and I recently presented the first webinar of the series, Optimizing and Maintaining Operations and Workflows: HIM Life in a COVID World. During this presentation, we explored the new normal for health information management (HIM) professionals during the ongoing pandemic. Current Health Information Management Environment Since the beginning of COVID-19, many things have changed in the healthcare environment. More people are working from home, telehealth visits …

Winners Announced in the 8th Annual 2020 CEO World Awards® | PRWeb | 9/1/2020

… Energy Fuels Corp., Curricula, CybeHoot, Cybelangel, DailyPay, Darktrace, Digital Air Strike, Dovly, Fifth Bull Agency LLC, Front, GalaxE Solutions Inc., Global Results Communications, Globe Telecom Inc., GoCanvas, Golan Ventures Inc, Guaranteed Returns, Hawthorne Advertising, Health Information Management Systems (HiMS), HealthRise, HG2 Emergency Lighting, Hilton Software, HKS, Inc., Humanitix, iboss, IGEL, iMINDS Technology Services, Inc., International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE), Internet of Things Consortium, Jacaruso Enterprises, Limelight Health, Loop, Makers Nutrition …

Coalition Calls On Congress to Lift National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 9/1/2020

… leveraging Congressional legislation and regulations. Dig Deeper The Pros and Cons of a National Patient Identifier (NPI) System In addition to Premier, Patient ID Now consists of, the American College of Surgeons, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and Intermountain Healthcare. Patient matching intends to link patient records across diverse medical providers or facilities …

Health Information Management & Risk Assessment (HIM) Lead | 8/31/2020

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CBT College continues to hold hybrid classes during the Fall semester | PR Newswire | 8/31/2020

… the lectures through the latest online resources. Founded in 1988 by Gladys and Fernando Llerena , CBT College is a trade and vocational school that offers career training in Electricity, Refrigeration, Construction, Information Technology, and Health Information Management , among others. For the past 31 years, the school has evolved into a premier technical accredited and military-friendly institution with three campuses in Hialeah , Cutler Bay, and Flagler St. in Miami , Florida …

Another Minority Health Disparity: Patient Matching | 8/31/2020

… were twice as likely as white patients to have a COVID-19 diagnosis in the EHR, according to the survey, which was the subject of an article in the Journal of AHIMA ( the American Health Information Management Association). “This is just one healthcare organization; others are starting to learn … what the real impact is on health disparities,” said Thomas Leary, vice president of government relations at HIMSS, an organization for …

Winners and Finalists for the 2020 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards Announced by Arizona Technology Council and Arizona Commerce Authority | 8/31/2020

Innovator of the Year, Small Company: ​ Health Information Management Systems (HiMS) – Phoenix Lunewave, Inc. – Tucson Innovator of the Year, Large Company: ​ Becton Dickinson Peripheral Intervention – Tempe IBM – Tucson Innovator of the Year Award – Academia: ​ Arizona State University Biodesign Institute – Tempe Betsy Cantwell, PH.D., senior vice president for Research and Innovation, The University of Arizona Office for Research, Innovation and Impact – Tucson Hong Hua, professor of Optical Sciences, James C. Wyant …

Global Healthcare IT Market To Grow At A CAGR Of 15.5% During 2020 To 2028; Quince Market Insights | Globe Newswire | 8/29/2020

… coupled with the need to curtail escalating healthcare costs, will drive the growth of the market. Healthcare information technology is health technology which is applied to health as well as healthcare. Healthcare IT supports health information management across all computerized systems, as well as ensures the secure exchange of healthcare IT among consumers, payers, providers, and quality monitors. Electronic health records (EHRs) permit doctors to improve and keep track of …

Digital Health

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

… the NPI program and boost patient matching by leveraging Congress for legislation and regulations. American College of Surgeons, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information … community can take action to advance patient safety through interoperable digital health information exchange.” The House of Representatives voted to eradicate the ban last year. However, it did not pass through the Senate. Experts said …

Department of Health and Human Services

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

… prohibits the use of federal funds for the adoption of a national patient identifier (NPI). The ban has limited the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from interacting with healthcare organizations to develop and … for legislation and regulations. American College of Surgeons, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare …

AHIMA

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare Alliance banded together to create Patient ID Now. The group voiced its concerns, saying Congress must repeal a section of the Labor-HHS bill that prevents HHS from working with House of Representatives to develop an NPI system. Following last week’s vote, members of Patient …

Medical Errors

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

… the NPI program and boost patient matching by leveraging Congress for legislation and regulations. American College of Surgeons, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information … is proud to continue working with them to eliminate preventable medical errors and deaths because of patient identification and matching mistakes,” Branzell continued. HIMSS President and CEO, Hal Wolf, also supported the House’s vote. “HIMSS …

College of Healthcare Information Management Executives

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare Alliance banded together to create Patient ID Now. The group voiced its concerns, saying Congress must repeal a section of the Labor-HHS bill that prevents HHS from working with House of Representatives to develop an NPI system. Following last week’s vote, members of Patient …

COVID-19

Dolbey Launches Educational Webinar Series Offering AHIMA Approved CEUs | FierceHealthcare | 7/9/2020

… COVID-19, the spring and summer 2020 calendar was dotted with state and local chapter meetings for the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Most meetings have either been canceled or postponed leaving AHIMA members with fewer options to gain the continuing education credits they need to maintain their credentials. In response, Dolbey has teamed with other industry partners to offer a series of webinars to help fill the void …

Patient ID

Groups urge Congress to take action on patient identifier as COVID-19 raises the stakes | FierceHealthcare | 7/8/2020

Patient identity and matching problems are not new to healthcare. But the COVID-19 pandemic has raised the stakes, healthcare leaders say. The failure to accurately identify patients to their data raises patient safety and … problem,” said Wylecia Wiggs Harris, M.D., CEO of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), speaking Tuesday during a virtual Capitol Hill briefing. During the pandemic, there have been issues with COVID-19 test results …

HIMSS

Major Health Orgs Create National Patient Identifier Coalition | EHR Intelligence | 7/1/2020

Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare Alliance have banded together to create Patient ID Now. “It’s inspiring to see six healthcare organizations work together to create positive change for patients and healthcare systems,” said AHIMA CEO Wylecia Wiggs Harris, PhD, CAE. “I am optimistic Patient ID Now will achieve its goals …

Patient Identification

Major Health Orgs Create National Patient Identifier Coalition | EHR Intelligence | 7/1/2020

… patient identifier program and boost patient matching by leveraging Congress for legislation and regulations. American College of Surgeons, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information … Ponemon Institute, 35 percent of denied claims come from inaccurate patient identification or incomplete patient information, which as a result costs the average provider $1.2 million per year. “HIMSS believes that the ‘partner’ patient and …

American Hospital Association

Health groups want more time before OIG info-blocking penalties | Modern Healthcare | 6/26/2020

… months after the rule’s effective date, while the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society advocated for six months after. The American Hospital Association asked for a six-month delay from either publication of a final … by providers until such subsequent rulemaking is completed,” the American Health Information Management Association wrote. That’s something that should be sorted out before OIG begins enforcing its rule, wrote the American College of Cardiology. It …

Medical Research

Unissant wins TATRC contract supporting NETCCN providing critical care capabilities for COVID-19 | Globe Newswire | 6/23/2020

HERNDON, Va., June 23, In support of COVID-19 response, the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command’s (USAMRDC) Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC) awarded Unissant a contract supporting the rapid development, deployment and testing of the National Emergency Telecritical Care Network (NETCCN) - a cloudbased, low-resource, standalone health information management system for the creation and coordination of flexible and extendable “virtual critical care wards.” Through cellular communication …

HIPAA

Cloud Security Alliance Offers Guidance on Adhering to Privacy, Security Protocols for Telehealth Data in the Cloud | Business Wire | 6/18/2020

… secure cloud computing environment, announced today the release of its newest report, Telehealth Data in the Cloud . Produced by the Health Information Management Working Group , the paper examines the privacy and security concerns related to … multiple jurisdictions, and requirements may include both the GDPR and HIPAA. Armed with the right information, the HDO can implement and maintain a secure and robust telehealth program. Cloud Access Security Brokers, the paper notes …

Telehealth

Cloud Security Alliance Offers Guidance on Adhering to Privacy, Security Protocols for Telehealth Data in the Cloud | Business Wire | 6/18/2020

SEATTLE- The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, announced today the release of its newest report, Telehealth Data in the Cloud . Produced by the Health Information Management Working Group , the paper examines the privacy and security concerns related to processing, storing, and transmitting patient data in the cloud, including those within the …

Health Management

Cloud Security Alliance Offers Guidance on Adhering to Privacy, Security Protocols for Telehealth Data in the Cloud | Business Wire | 6/18/2020

… organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, announced today the release of its newest report, Telehealth Data in the Cloud . Produced by the Health Information Management Working Group , the paper examines the privacy and security concerns related to processing, storing, and transmitting patient data in the cloud, including those within the context of edge computing for telehealth solutions. In the …

Population Health

Agency Ten22 Celebrates 15th Anniversary | PR Newswire | 6/3/2020

… says Beth Friedman , Founder and CEO of Agency Ten22. In January 2005 , Friedman signed the agency’s first client, the American Health Information Management Association , to help build and launch the association’s personal health record campaign … IT, the company’s broad range of clients now includes telehealth, population health and data analytics technologies. About Agency Ten22 Agency Ten22 is a healthcare, public relations, content management, social media and digital marketing firm focused …

Clinical Documentation

Baystate Health Selects ACDIS Clinical Documentation Query Templates from HCPro Within Artifact Health’s Mobile Platform | PRWeb | 5/11/2020

Baystate Health Selects ACDIS Clinical Documentation Query Templates from HCPro Within Artifact Health’s Mobile Platform Share Article This partnership with HCPro and Artifact Health ensures compliance while streamlining the physician query process. We’re pleased to … engagement with providers,” explained Walter Houlihan, FAHIMA, Senior Director of Health Information Management and Clinical Documentation for Baystate Health. “Our CDI and coding teams have continued querying providers from home, and our providers are responding …

Health Informatics

How hospitals plan to retrain retired docs on EHRs | Modern Healthcare | 4/17/2020

… not familiar with an electronic health record, that’s going to be a learning curve,” said Tammy Combs, a director of health information management practice excellence at the American Health Information Management Association. Northwell Health in … brought on more 500 supplemental staff, too. Kim Mendez, chief health informatics officer at NYC Health & Hospitals, said she’s mindful that clinicians, “particularly those who have not been in active service for quite some time …

Medical Coding

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

NEW YORK , April 16, 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. Continue Reading (PRNewsfoto/Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulato) Wolters Kluwer’s MediRegs – a medical coding

Medicare

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

NEW YORK , April 16, 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 … Final and proposed federal regulations. Content from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, including: Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Article Quality, Safety, & Oversight - General Information (QSO Letters) Court cases and administrative actions. Office of …

Medicaid

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

NEW YORK , April 16, 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 … proposed federal regulations. Content from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, including: Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Article Quality, Safety, & Oversight - General Information (QSO Letters) Court cases and administrative actions. Office of Inspector General …

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

NEW YORK , April 16, 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 … fact sheets. Final and proposed federal regulations. Content from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, including: Manual Transmittals and MLN Matters Article Quality, Safety, & Oversight - General Information (QSO Letters) Court cases and administrative actions …

Healthcare Compliance

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

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. Continue Reading (PRNewsfoto/Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulato) Wolters Kluwer’s MediRegs – a medical coding and healthcare compliance solution – provides professionals with immediate access to deep domain expertise and constantly updated content …

Medical Education

Great Valley Publishing Company Receives ACCME® Provisional Accreditation as a Provider of Continuing Medical Education | PRWeb | 3/28/2020

Great Valley Publishing Company Receives ACCME® Provisional Accreditation as a Provider of Continuing Medical Education Share Article Great Valley Publishing Company (GVP) announces receipt of designation as an accredited provider of continuing medical education by … publications target specific audiences within several areas of health care — health information management, radiology, nutrition, social work, and aging. Radiology Today, Today’s Dietitian, Social Work Today, and Today’s Geriatric Medicine are leaders in each of …

AMA

Great Valley Publishing Company Receives ACCME® Provisional Accreditation as a Provider of Continuing Medical Education | PRWeb | 3/28/2020

… medical associations. ACCME-accredited providers certify educational activities for category 1 credit of the American Medical Association’s Physician’s Recognition Award (“AMA PRA”). The AMA PRA is utilized by state licensing boards and boards of medical … publications target specific audiences within several areas of health care — health information management, radiology, nutrition, social work, and aging. Radiology Today, Today’s Dietitian, Social Work Today, and Today’s Geriatric Medicine are leaders in each of …

American Medical Association

Great Valley Publishing Company Receives ACCME® Provisional Accreditation as a Provider of Continuing Medical Education | PRWeb | 3/28/2020

… US medical schools, hospitals and national medical associations. ACCME-accredited providers certify educational activities for category 1 credit of the American Medical Association’s Physician’s Recognition Award (“AMA PRA”). The AMA PRA is utilized by state … publications target specific audiences within several areas of health care — health information management, radiology, nutrition, social work, and aging. Radiology Today, Today’s Dietitian, Social Work Today, and Today’s Geriatric Medicine are leaders in each of …

Cerner

How hospitals plan to retrain retired docs on EHRs | Modern Healthcare | 4/17/2020

… not familiar with an electronic health record, that’s going to be a learning curve,” said Tammy Combs, a director of health information management practice excellence at the American Health Information Management Association. Northwell Health in … market used an EHR from either Epic Systems Corp. or Cerner Corp., according to a report from KLAS Research, with about a half dozen other companies making up most of the remainder. “EHRs are far …

Allscripts

How hospitals plan to retrain retired docs on EHRs | Modern Healthcare | 4/17/2020

… not familiar with an electronic health record, that’s going to be a learning curve,” said Tammy Combs, a director of health information management practice excellence at the American Health Information Management Association. Northwell Health in … how they’ll be interacting with Northwell’s EHR, a system from Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. For those who need more support, Northwell also has video tutorials it can share with retirees, meant to serve as a refresher …

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions

How hospitals plan to retrain retired docs on EHRs | Modern Healthcare | 4/17/2020

… not familiar with an electronic health record, that’s going to be a learning curve,” said Tammy Combs, a director of health information management practice excellence at the American Health Information Management Association. Northwell Health in … how they’ll be interacting with Northwell’s EHR, a system from Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. For those who need more support, Northwell also has video tutorials it can share with retirees, meant to serve as a refresher …

Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer Collaborates with the American Health Information Management Association to Provide Members with MediRegs Content | PR Newswire | 4/16/2020

NEW YORK , April 16, 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. Continue Reading (PRNewsfoto/Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulato) Wolters Kluwer’s MediRegs – a medical coding …

GeBBS

GeBBS to Sponsor Banner Health Foundation’s Fund-Raising Event | PRWeb | 3/16/2020

GeBBS to Sponsor Banner Health Foundation’s Fund-Raising Event Share Article GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) solutions for Healthcare Providers and Payers, announced that it will be a … provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) services and solutions in Health Information Management (HIM), Accounts Receivable (AR), and Risk Adjustment outsourcing. GeBBS’ innovative technology, combined with its over 8,500-strong global workforce, helps clients improve …

MEDITECH

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/20/2019

… Four of the top vendors hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings … engineer. 4. Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a health information management supervisor. Epic 1. Rush University Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a clinical applications analyst. 2. University of Texas Health science Center at Houston …

Optum360

Clinical Documentation Improvement Manager - Telecommute Middle to Western US - UnitedHealth Group - Concord, CA | 11/20/2019

… expert while working to implement best practices in Optum client locations. Our staff combine their leadership, experience and understanding of Optum360 technology, structure and methodology solutions to drive results while coordinating efforts with Optum360 Revenue … insurance verification/financial counseling) Registration/Admission (ED, inpatient, outpatient, ambulatory) Health Information Management (transcription, coding, clinical documentation improvement) Patient financial services (charge capture, pre-billing, billing, follow-up, cash posting, account resolution) Decision support and …

UnitedHealth Group

Clinical Documentation Improvement Manager - Telecommute Middle to Western US - UnitedHealth Group - Concord, CA | 11/20/2019

… the healthcare revenue cycle which includes: Patient access (scheduling, preregistration, insurance verification/financial counseling) Registration/Admission (ED, inpatient, outpatient, ambulatory) Health Information Management (transcription, coding, clinical documentation improvement) Patient financial services (charge capture, pre-billing … and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order …

UnitedHealth

Clinical Documentation Improvement Manager - Telecommute Middle to Western US - UnitedHealth Group - Concord, CA | 11/20/2019

… the healthcare revenue cycle which includes: Patient access (scheduling, preregistration, insurance verification/financial counseling) Registration/Admission (ED, inpatient, outpatient, ambulatory) Health Information Management (transcription, coding, clinical documentation improvement) Patient financial services (charge capture, pre-billing … and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order …

Huron Consulting Group

(USA-CA-San Francisco) Coding Manager - Ambulatory, Managed Services (West Coast - Remote) | 11/15/2019

Huron Consulting Group Coding Manager - Ambulatory, Managed Services (West Coast - Remote) in San Francisco , California The Opportunity: Managers play a vibrant, integral role at Huron. Their invaluable knowledge reflects in the projects they manage, and … in maintaining oversight of system-wide revenue cycle functions including health information management, coding, billing and registration. Manages projects related to the design, implementation, revision and maintenance of system-wide processes and systems that promote …

Avadyne Health

Avadyne Health Ranked #1 in Patient Communications & Financial Satisfaction Solutions | PR Newswire | 11/11/2019

MOLINE, Ill. , Avadyne Health, a leader in patient self-pay account resolution and bad debt recovery for some of the largest health systems in the country, announced today they have been ranked No.1 in … top-rank achievement, recently published in Black Book’s Coding and Health Information Management Report comes on the heels of Avadyne Health’s six-state, 28-hospital launch of early out account resolution services and the industry’s …

Streamline Health

Comparing Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) & Streamline Health Solutions (NASDAQ:STRM) | 11/3/2019

… a potential upside of 43.16%. Given Verint Systems’ higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Verint Systems is more favorable than Streamline Health Solutions. Summary Verint Systems beats Streamline Health Solutions on 10 of the 11 … to deliver predictive insights to its clients. The company offers health information management, coding, and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) solutions, which include cloud-based software solutions, such as content management, release of information, computer-assisted …

ezDI

How clinical documentation improvement helped one hospital boost speed, efficiency | Healthcare IT News | 10/29/2019

… record to get it in front of a provider to review and answer became obsolete,” said Laura Berberich, director of health information management at Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall. “At the same time our providers were … the health IT market. Some of these vendors include ChartWise, ezDI, Iodine Software, MModal IP, Nuance Communications and Optum. MEETING THE CHALLENGE Berberich was thrilled to get buy-in from the leadership team to move …

Universal Health Services

Health Information Management Analyst - USA-TX-San Antonio | 10/28/2019

Profile Job Description:One of the nation s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an … development.Laurel Ridge Treatment Center is seeking a dynamic and talented Health Information Management ANALYST. To learn more about Laurel Ridge Treatment Center go to www.laurelridgetc.com. POSITION PURPOSE: To process discharged records in order to ensure …

athenahealth

ARMCO Expands Executive Sales Team | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/23/2019

ATLANTA , Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – ARMCO Partners, www.armcopartners.com, a leader in healthcare Revenue Cycle and Health Information Management (HIM), announces that Curt Bowe has joined ARMCO as Chief Revenue Officer. In addition, Edward Fraine and … on the industry’s most prevalent solutions, including Epic, Cerner, and athenaHealth, to assure rapid and immediately successful deployment of project resources. Additionally, ARMCO prides itself on complete transparency for customers’ anticipated outcomes. About ARMCO Partners …

Santa Rosa Consulting

Bahamas Hospitals Authority Enhances Systems and Processes with Help from SANTA ROSA CONSULTING | 10/11/2019

… Santa Rosa Consulting, Inc. , a leading provider of management consulting and information technology (IT) services for the healthcare industry, has completed the first phase of a comprehensive strategic and technological initiative to advance the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas towards a fully integrated health information management system (iHIMS). The first phase included: launching the implementation of Infor’s CloudSuite Financials ERP; strengthening PHA’s IT capabilities and …

Microsoft Health

Pew Charitable Trusts, Microsoft urge Congress to support ONC’s information blocking proposal | FierceHealthcare | 9/14/2019

The Pew Charitable Trusts, along with Microsoft, the American Medical Informatics Association and the Commonwealth Fund, are throwing their weight behind the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s information blocking proposal. These groups … American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Neurology, American Health Information Management Association, CARIN Alliance, and SMART Health IT/Boston Children’s Hospital …

Pivot Point Consulting

30+ Year Revenue Cycle Management Expert, Keith Olenik, Joins Pivot Point Consulting’s Advisory Team | PRWeb | 9/13/2019

30+ Year Revenue Cycle Management Expert, Keith Olenik, Joins Pivot Point Consulting’s Advisory Team Share Article Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company, announces the addition of Keith Olenik as Vice President, Revenue Cycle Services. Keith … includes revenue cycle advisory services and talent solutions, as well health information management, coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI). Olenik brings more than three decades of experience working with provider healthcare delivery systems as a …

NextGate

Close Doesn’t Count: Patient Matching Challenges in HIEs | 9/10/2019

… data standardization make patient matching in HIEs more difficult today than ever before. However, these challenges present unique opportunities for health information management (HIM) professionals to advocate for solutions that improve patient identity management. Data … HIE level, says Thompson. Dan Cidon, chief technology officer at NextGate, an identity management vendor, agrees. “Having to arbitrate these different internal and external sources to determine the source of truth—that’s the challenge,” he …

Imprivata

House votes to lift ban on federal funding for unique patient identifier | FierceHealthcare | 6/14/2019

… 1998, Congress overruled the legislation, barring federal agencies from investigating or creating patient identifiers out of privacy concerns. The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) voiced its support for efforts in Congress to repeal an … 2019 Gus Malezis, CEO and president of health IT vendor Imprivata, agreed that the repeal of the unique patient identifier ban represents a turning point in the effort to resolve the fundamental challenges of connecting …

Intermountain Healthcare

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare Alliance banded together to create Patient ID Now. The group voiced its concerns, saying Congress must repeal a section of the Labor-HHS bill that prevents HHS from working with House of Representatives to develop an NPI system. Following last week’s vote, members of Patient …

Premier Health

House Votes to Overturn National Patient Identifier Ban | EHR Intelligence | 8/5/2020

Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME), Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), Intermountain Healthcare, and Premier Healthcare Alliance banded together to create Patient ID Now. The group voiced its concerns, saying Congress must repeal a section of the Labor-HHS bill that prevents HHS from working with House of Representatives to develop an NPI system. Following last week’s vote, members of Patient …

Northwell Health

Groups urge Congress to take action on patient identifier as COVID-19 raises the stakes | FierceHealthcare | 7/8/2020

… more important than ever to solve our country’s patient misidentification problem,” said Wylecia Wiggs Harris, M.D., CEO of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), speaking Tuesday during a virtual Capitol Hill briefing. During the … said Rebecca Way, director of revenue cycle business operations at Northwell Health in New York City. Any large-scale nationwide vaccination program for COVID-19 also would depend on robust and reliable data, healthcare leaders …

BJC HealthCare

SIUE Healthcare Informatics Program Achieves CAHIIM Accreditation | PRWeb | 4/1/2020

… a unique opportunity for healthcare professionals to leverage prior education and experience to provide leadership to teams using technology to improve patient healthcare options. SIUE developed the program in a corporate partnership with BJC HealthCare in 2010, and continues to serve BJC HealthCare as its premiere partner. The program has evolved to an online format which better suits the needs of working adults and students, and has expanded in capacity …

Nebraska Medicine

Nuance Announces Free COVID-19 Documentation Templates for all Dragon Medical Users and Mobile Solutions for Care Teams | Globe Newswire | 3/26/2020

… EHR)-agnostic COVID-19 Content Pack is based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) guidelines for coding and reporting. The company also is offering … acuity, complexity of symptoms, and risk of mortality. Physicians at Nebraska Medicine, a research and educational partner to the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), which also houses one of the nation’s leading biocontainment facilities …

Medical Center

Nuance Announces Free COVID-19 Documentation Templates for all Dragon Medical Users and Mobile Solutions for Care Teams | Globe Newswire | 3/26/2020

… EHR)-agnostic COVID-19 Content Pack is based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) guidelines for coding and reporting. The company also is offering … a research and educational partner to the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), which also houses one of the nation’s leading biocontainment facilities, requested the specialized content and templates for Dragon Medical to speed entry …

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Nuance Announces Free COVID-19 Documentation Templates for all Dragon Medical Users and Mobile Solutions for Care Teams | Globe Newswire | 3/26/2020

… EHR)-agnostic COVID-19 Content Pack is based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) guidelines for coding and reporting. The company also is offering … at Nebraska Medicine, a research and educational partner to the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), which also houses one of the nation’s leading biocontainment facilities, requested the specialized content and templates for Dragon Medical …

Banner Health

GeBBS to Sponsor Banner Health Foundation’s Fund-Raising Event | PRWeb | 3/16/2020

GeBBS to Sponsor Banner Health Foundation’s Fund-Raising Event Share Article GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) solutions for Healthcare Providers and Payers, announced that it will be a … provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) services and solutions in Health Information Management (HIM), Accounts Receivable (AR), and Risk Adjustment outsourcing. GeBBS’ innovative technology, combined with its over 8,500-strong global workforce, helps clients improve …

Rush University Medical Center

Controversial EHR mandate in interoperability rule could threaten hospital Medicare reimbursement | Healthcare Dive | 3/12/2020

… Medicare dollars. “The whole world is being selfish. Get over it! Why else would anybody comply?,” Shafiq Rab, CIO of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, told Healthcare Dive, noting Rush has been sending ADT … Savickis, vice president of public policy for the College of Health Information Management Executives, told Healthcare Dive. Though the final rule offers more clarity about the ADT provision, including that third-party health information exchanges …

University Medical Center

Controversial EHR mandate in interoperability rule could threaten hospital Medicare reimbursement | Healthcare Dive | 3/12/2020

… dollars. “The whole world is being selfish. Get over it! Why else would anybody comply?,” Shafiq Rab, CIO of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, told Healthcare Dive, noting Rush has been sending ADT notifications … Savickis, vice president of public policy for the College of Health Information Management Executives, told Healthcare Dive. Though the final rule offers more clarity about the ADT provision, including that third-party health information exchanges …

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago IL

Controversial EHR mandate in interoperability rule could threaten hospital Medicare reimbursement | Healthcare Dive | 3/12/2020

… Medicare dollars. “The whole world is being selfish. Get over it! Why else would anybody comply?,” Shafiq Rab, CIO of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, told Healthcare Dive, noting Rush has been sending ADT … Savickis, vice president of public policy for the College of Health Information Management Executives, told Healthcare Dive. Though the final rule offers more clarity about the ADT provision, including that third-party health information exchanges …

Catholic Health Initiatives

(USA-WA-TACOMA) HIM Rep - Health Information Management | 11/26/2019

Catholic Health Initiatives HIM Rep - Health Information Management in TACOMA , Washington HIM Rep - Health Information Management Location: TACOMA, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES New Post Date: 11 hours ago Job Type: Full Time Scheduled Hours per 2 Week Pay Period: 80 Daily Schedule: 8:00am-5:00pm Weekends Required: None Location: WA TACOMA FRANCISCAN ADMIN CNTR BROADWAY Franciscan Medical Group is currently seeking a full-time HIM Rep for the fast-paced Health Information …

Franciscan Health

(USA-WA-TACOMA) HIM Rep - Health Information Management | 11/26/2019

Catholic Health Initiatives HIM Rep - Health Information Management in TACOMA , Washington HIM Rep - Health Information Management Location: TACOMA, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES New Post Date: 11 hours ago Job Type: Full Time Scheduled Hours per 2 … flexible work schedule. No weekends or major holidays required! CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering …

Novant Health

(USA-NC-Huntersville) Supervisor Health Information Management | 11/24/2019

Job Information Novant Health Supervisor Health Information Management in Huntersville , North Carolina Novant Health is seeking a Supervisor Health Information Management to be responsible for developing, implementing, maintaining, and monitoring information management standards and systems to support the patient record. The Supervisor of Health Information Management (HIM) has the primary responsibility to manage, direct and coordinate the activities related to all on-site HIM workflows within acute care HIM Departments …

Presbyterian Healthcare Services

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/20/2019

Presbyterian Healthcare Services (Albuquerque, N.M.): Seeks an IT clinical applications director. 3. Christiana Care (New Castle, Del.): Seeks a systems engineer. 4. Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a health information management supervisor. Epic 1. Rush University Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a clinical applications analyst. 2. University of Texas Health science Center at Houston: Seeks an application specialist. 3. Lakeland (Fla.) Regional Health: Seeks a clinical applications manager. 4 …

Community Hospital

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/20/2019

health information management supervisor. Epic 1. Rush University Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a clinical applications analyst. 2. University of Texas Health science Center at Houston: Seeks an application specialist. 3. Lakeland (Fla.) Regional Health: Seeks a clinical applications manager. 4. Palos Community Hospital (Palos Heights, Ill.): Seeks a clinical analyst. Meditech 1. Montclair (Calif.) Hospital Medical Center: Seeks a clinical systems analyst. 2. Emerson Hospital (Concord, Mass.): Seeks an applications …

Mercy

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/20/2019

Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a health information management supervisor. Epic 1. Rush University Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a clinical applications analyst. 2. University of Texas Health science Center at Houston: Seeks an application specialist. 3. Lakeland (Fla.) Regional Health: Seeks a clinical applications manager. 4. Palos Community Hospital (Palos Heights, Ill.): Seeks a clinical analyst. Meditech 1. Montclair (Calif.) Hospital Medical Center: Seeks a clinical systems analyst …

Sanford Health

(USA-ND-Bismarck) Release of Information Technician - Health Information | 11/18/2019

Health Information Management (HIM) relate field, or two years equivalent work experience required. QUALIFICATIONS Associate’s degree in a Health Information Management (HIM) relate field, or two years equivalent work experience required. Prior experience in HIM Department related to record maintenance completion or release of information preferred. Must be able to keyboard proficiently. Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification preferred. About Sanford Health: At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the …

HCA

(USA-TX-Austin) Birth Certificate Clerk | 11/18/2019

Job Information HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Birth Certificate Clerk in Austin , Texas Parallon believes that organizations that continuously learn and improve will thrive. That’s why, after more than a decade, we remain dedicated to … a Birth Certificate Clerk , you’ll work as part of the Health Information Management team of the facility. You’ll use your effective communication skills to build trust with the patient, while obtaining the necessary information to …

Jackson Health System

Jackson Health VP’s advice for revenue cycle leaders: ‘Dig into your data’ | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/15/2019

Myriam L. Torres, vice president of revenue cycle at Miami-based Jackson Health System, knows the importance of data in deciding whether to implement processes for improvement. She said delving into the right data can … CPMT, a new collection tool, and we involved staff from health information management, which traditionally would not be involved with something to do with collections. So, we try exposing our leaders to other areas within …

Adventist Health

(USA-CA-San Francisco) Coding Manager - Ambulatory, Managed Services (West Coast - Remote) | 11/15/2019

Adventist Health compliance leadership in maintaining oversight of system-wide revenue cycle functions including health information management, coding, billing and registration. Manages projects related to the design, implementation, revision and maintenance of system-wide processes and systems that promote compliance related to the revenue cycle. Supervises and directs the activities of various levels of assigned personnel utilizing both professional and supervisory discretion and independent judgment. Manages large program(s) with …

Texas Health Resources

(USA-TX-Arlington) SPL HI DATA INTEGRITY I | 11/15/2019

… notifying Data Integrity Leadership. Qualifications The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications • High School Diploma or equivalent courses in Health Information Management, Medical Terminology, Information Systems, Management and/or Lean Six Sigma required and … management systems, encoders, computer-assisted coding systems, and databases. Why Texas Health Resources? At Texas Health Resources, our mission is “to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve”. We are one …

Mayo Clinic

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/6/2019

health information management analyst. 3. Presbyterian Healthcare Services (Albuquerque, N.M.): Seeks an IT clinical applications director. 4. Mission Health (Johnson City, Tenn.): Seeks an IT and pharmacy applications manager. Epic 1. University of Utah Health Care (Salt Lake City): Seeks an application systems analyst. 2. Froedtert Hospital (Milwaukee): Seeks an application analyst. 3. Boulder (Colo.) Community Health: Seeks a clinical informatics and IT clinical applications director. 4. Mayo Clinic (Rochester …

Children's Hospital

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/6/2019

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles: Seeks a health information management analyst. 3. Presbyterian Healthcare Services (Albuquerque, N.M.): Seeks an IT clinical applications director. 4. Mission Health (Johnson City, Tenn.): Seeks an IT and pharmacy applications manager. Epic 1. University of Utah Health Care (Salt Lake City): Seeks an application systems analyst. 2. Froedtert Hospital (Milwaukee): Seeks an application analyst. 3. Boulder (Colo.) Community Health: Seeks a clinical informatics and IT clinical …

Renown Health

Manager of Health Information Management - USA-NV-Reno | 10/30/2019

… PurposeThis position is responsible for the management of the personnel and systems that comprise all the Medical Record needs for Renown Health. Incumbent may be responsible for r a combination of the following facilities: Renown … has the authority to supervise, hire, evaluate, discipline, and terminate Health Information Management employees; establish and enforce policies and procedures; recommend Renown Health System policies and procedures that ensure health information is complete, secure and …

Molina Healthcare

4 Top Stocks Thriving With Beat Potential This Earnings Season - April 16, 2019 - Zacks.com | 4/16/2019

Molina Healthcare Inc ( MOH - Free Report ) : This multi-state organization arranges for the delivery of healthcare services and offers health information management. It has a Zacks Rank 1. The stock belongs to a top-ranked Zacks industry (top 38%). Acacia Communications Inc. ( ACIA - Free Report ) : The Zacks Rank 2 company designs, develops, manufactures and markets communication equipment. It hails from a top-ranked Zacks industry (top 18%). Intuit Inc. ( INTU …

4 Top Stocks Thriving With Beat Potential This Earnings Season | Zacks | 4/16/2019

Molina Healthcare Inc ( MOH - Free Report ) : This multi-state organization arranges for the delivery of healthcare services and offers health information management. It has a Zacks Rank 1. The stock belongs to a top-ranked Zacks industry (top 38%). Acacia Communications Inc. ( ACIA - Free Report ) : The Zacks Rank 2 company designs, develops, manufactures and markets communication equipment. It hails from a top-ranked Zacks industry (top 18%). Intuit Inc. ( INTU …

Health Net

Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Selects ezDI™ for Integrated Computer-Assisted Coding (ezCAC™) and Clinical Documentation Improvement (ezCDI™) Solution | PR Newswire | 12/21/2017

… Improvement software. Dec 19, 2017 LOUISVILLE, Ky., December 19, ​ezDI announced today that it will provide The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) with a fully integrated suite of coding workflow … platform that will enable CVPH physicians to effortlessly collaborate with Health Information Management, Coders and CDI staff, providing the highest degree of code assignment, clinical documentation integrity, and coding compliance. “We are very happy to …

Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Selects ezDI™ for Integrated Computer-Assisted Coding (ezCAC™) and Clinical Documentation Improvement (ezCDI™) Solution | PR Newswire | 12/20/2017

… provided by 17:00 ET Share this article LOUISVILLE, Ky. ezDI announced today that it will provide The University of Vermont Health Network - Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) with a fully integrated suite of coding workflow … platform that will enable CVPH physicians to effortlessly collaborate with Health Information Management, Coders and CDI staff, providing the highest degree of code assignment, clinical documentation integrity, and coding compliance. “We are very happy to …

Wylecia Wiggs Harris

Groups urge Congress to take action on patient identifier as COVID-19 raises the stakes | FierceHealthcare | 7/8/2020

… Wylecia Wiggs Harris, M.D., CEO of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), speaking Tuesday during a virtual Capitol Hill briefing. During the pandemic, there have been issues with COVID-19 test results not accurately matched to the right patients, said Abby Sears, the CEO of OCHIN, a Portland-based nonprofit health care innovation center. “There were some examples in Washington state with patients that had positive test results and …

Janine Akers

ScanSTAT and DataFile Merge to Expand Health Information Services | PRWeb | 4/3/2020

… and related consumers of health information ALPHARETTA, Ga. (PRWEB) April 03, 2020 ScanSTAT Technologies and DataFile Technologies, leading providers of Health Information Management solutions, announce the merger of the two companies - creating the largest founder … by hospitals, clinics, patients and related consumers of health information.” Janine Akers, CEO and DataFile founder, also commented, “With this merger, we will be able to draw on decades of experience and expertise, while providing …

Michael Ash

Nuance Announces Free COVID-19 Documentation Templates for all Dragon Medical Users and Mobile Solutions for Care Teams | Globe Newswire | 3/26/2020

… EHR)-agnostic COVID-19 Content Pack is based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) guidelines for coding and reporting. The company also is offering … and inform treatment decisions as the pandemic evolves,” said Dr. Michael Ash, EVP-Chief Transformation Officer of Nebraska Medicine and Vice Chancellor of Information and Technology for the University of Nebraska Medical Center. “These unprecedented …

Nitin Thakor

GeBBS to Sponsor Banner Health Foundation’s Fund-Raising Event | PRWeb | 3/16/2020

… center, thank you for supporting Child Life with your participation.” “We are honored to support such a worthwhile cause,” commented Nitin Thakor, Chairman and CEO, GeBBS Healthcare Solutions. “Through GeBBS foundation and various client partnerships … provider of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) services and solutions in Health Information Management (HIM), Accounts Receivable (AR), and Risk Adjustment outsourcing. GeBBS’ innovative technology, combined with its over 8,500-strong global workforce, helps clients improve …

Heather Landi

Payers, providers: HHS’ interoperability timelines not realistic with coronavirus | FierceHealthcare | 3/13/2020

Payers, providers: HHS’ interoperability timelines not realistic with coronavirus by Heather Landi Mar 13, 2020 1:32pm A provider group says the Department of Health and Human Services is giving hospitals a six-month timeline to … plan executives had planned to talk with vendors during the Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS) conference, which was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak. “Plans then have to build the technology itself and …

Shafiq Rab

Controversial EHR mandate in interoperability rule could threaten hospital Medicare reimbursement | Healthcare Dive | 3/12/2020

… standards being hitched to Medicare dollars. “The whole world is being selfish. Get over it! Why else would anybody comply?,” Shafiq Rab, CIO of Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, told Healthcare Dive, noting Rush … Savickis, vice president of public policy for the College of Health Information Management Executives, told Healthcare Dive. Though the final rule offers more clarity about the ADT provision, including that third-party health information exchanges …

Donald Rucker

Here are 6 ways the ONC’s new rules for opening health record access will impact the industry | FierceHealthcare | 3/11/2020

… drive a growing patient-facing healthcare IT economy, and allow apps to provide patient-specific price and product transparency,” said Donald Rucker, M.D., National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, during a call with reporters. Register … Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs at the Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS). Here’s a look at major changes industry stakeholders can expect. 1. Health data will be easier to access …

Jeff Smith

Here are 6 ways the ONC’s new rules for opening health record access will impact the industry | FierceHealthcare | 3/11/2020

… want. That’s a reality now under these rules,” said Jeff Coughlin, senior director of federal and state affairs at the Health Information Management and Systems Society (HIMSS). Here’s a look at major changes industry stakeholders … not just what is in the patient portal, according to Jeff Smith, vice president of public policy at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA). RELATED: Virtual roundtable: Will HHS’ latest interoperability rule truly change data …

Lamar Alexander

Pew Charitable Trusts, Microsoft urge Congress to support ONC’s information blocking proposal | FierceHealthcare | 9/14/2019

… RELATED: Industry scrambling to digest and respond to proposed ‘information blocking’ rules Back in May, Senate HELP Committee Chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. called on HHS officials to consider delaying the implementation of the … American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Neurology, American Health Information Management Association, CARIN Alliance, and SMART Health IT/Boston Children’s Hospital …

Frank Pallone

Pew Charitable Trusts, Microsoft urge Congress to support ONC’s information blocking proposal | FierceHealthcare | 9/14/2019

… and data privacy risks. In the letter to Alexander, ranking member Patty Murray, D-Wash., House Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, D-N.J., and ranking member Greg Walden, R-Ore., the healthcare groups said … American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Neurology, American Health Information Management Association, CARIN Alliance, and SMART Health IT/Boston Children’s Hospital …

Greg Walden

Pew Charitable Trusts, Microsoft urge Congress to support ONC’s information blocking proposal | FierceHealthcare | 9/14/2019

… to Alexander, ranking member Patty Murray, D-Wash., House Energy and Commerce Chairman Frank Pallone, D-N.J., and ranking member Greg Walden, R-Ore., the healthcare groups said APIs are the foundation to the modern … American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Neurology, American Health Information Management Association, CARIN Alliance, and SMART Health IT/Boston Children’s Hospital …

Rachel Marano

30+ Year Revenue Cycle Management Expert, Keith Olenik, Joins Pivot Point Consulting’s Advisory Team | PRWeb | 9/13/2019

… of Keith Olenik as Vice President, Revenue Cycle Services –which includes revenue cycle advisory services and talent solutions, as well health information management, coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI). Olenik brings more than three decades … solutions accelerates implementation to value to enhance financial health,” said Rachel Marano, Managing Partner and Co-Founder. About Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company Pivot Point Consulting enables healthcare organizations to realize the most value …

Donald Trump

‘Paperwork stacked five miles high’: VA medical facilities suffer patient info logjam | 8/31/2019

… of the documents were stacked up, they would create a paper tower reaching about 5.15 miles high, according to the Health Information Management Medical Documentation Backlog report. The documents are supposed to be scanned and … VA’s advancement into the digital age. In June 2018, President Donald Trump signed the VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks (MISSION) Act. The legislation was designed to expand community care for veterans …

Tyler Cowart

GeBBS Honored for 11 Years in a Row as an Inc. 5000 Company | PRWeb | 8/15/2019

… for 11 Years in a Row as an Inc. 5000 Company Share Article GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, an industry leader in Health Information Management (HIM), Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) and Risk Adjustment outsourcing solutions, announced today … please visit http://www.gebbs.com . For more information, press only: Contact Tyler Cowart, GeBBS Healthcare Solutions, Phone, 310-953-4444 ext. 214, Email: tyler.cowart(at)gebbs(dot)com Share article on social media or email: View article via …

Kelly Gooch

40 of the 2020 additions to ICD-10-CM codes | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/11/2019

40 of the 2020 additions to ICD-10-CM codes Kelly Gooch - CMS has provided ICD-10-CM coding updates for fiscal year 2020 that include 273 additions 21 deletions and 30 revisions, according to the American Health Information Management Association . Forty of the additions for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1, 2019, and ending Sept. 30: 1. D75A Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency without anemia 2. D8130 Adenosine …

Rick Stamberger

American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and SmartBrief Launch Daily News Service | Business Wire | 4/8/2019

WASHINGTON- Today, the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and SmartBrief announced the launch of AHIMA SmartBrief. The daily e-news publication will share health information industry news and developments. “SmartBrief is proud to partner with AHIMA,” said Rick Stamberger, CEO of SmartBrief. “AHIMA SmartBrief will serve as the authoritative source for health information news for industry professionals.” Founded in 1928, AHIMA is the premier association of health information management …

Terry Ciesla

ezDI™ Selected by Cayuga Medical Center to Implement Integrated Clinical Documentation Improvement (ezCDI™), Computer-Assisted Coding (ezCAC™) Solution, Coding Compliance and Analytics Tools | PR Newswire | 1/10/2018

… the Finger Lakes region and the Southern Tier. ezCAC™/ezCDI™ will enable Cayuga Medical Center physicians to effortlessly collaborate with Health Information Management, Coders and CDI staff, providing the highest degree of code assignment, clinical … improve the quality and efficiency of their clinical documentation,” said Terry Ciesla , executive vice president for ezDI. “There is a great deal of excitement here at ezDI as we expand the use of our CAC …

Amanda Raine

Salina Regional Health Center Selects ezDI for Integrated Computer-Assisted Coding (ezCAC™) and Clinical Documentation Improvement (ezCDI™) Solution as Well as Coding Compliance and Analytics Tools | PR Newswire | 12/21/2017

… Health Information Management, Coders, and CDI staff, providing the highest degree of code assignment, clinical documentation integrity, and coding compliance. “The Coding, CDI team and HIM Directors from our affiliated hospitals reviewed several CAC/CDI/encoder software solutions before choosing ezDI,” stated Amanda Raine , health information management director for Salina Regional Health. According to Amanda, “The applications give concentrated attention to our goal of efficiency, accurate code assignment, query processes …

Wolf H. Stapelfeldt

Wolf H. Stapelfeldt, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | PR Newswire | 11/30/2017

Wolf H. Stapelfeldt, M.D. is recognized by Continental Who’s Who News provided by 19:30 ET Share this article BALLWIN, Mo. , Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Wolf H. Stapelfeldt , M.D. is recognized by Continental Who’s Who as … Society of Anesthesiologists, the International Anesthesia Research Society and the Health Information Management Systems Society. A prominent expert in the fields of Anesthesiology and Physiology, Dr. Stapelfeldt had various articles published in distinguished medical journals …

Laurie McBrierty

Career Step Co-Hosting Webinar Highlighting Industry Demand for Inpatient Auditing Skillset | PRWeb | 11/16/2017

… CICA) certificate. “By transforming coders into auditors with our program, we have created another career path for experienced coders,” said Laurie McBrierty, Career Step Vice President of Program Management. “With the creation of the CICA … why auditing is becoming such an area of need within health information management. The webinar will cover how individuals can gain the skills needed to take advantage of this career opportunity and how the new …

Chicago, Illinois

Mediaplanet and Angela Bassett Team up to Promote the Health and Well-Being of All Americans | PRWeb | 6/25/2020

… edition of USA Today in Boston, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Pittsburgh, North Florida, Carolinas, Dallas, Houston, Seattle, San Francisco, New York, LA, Chicago, Detroit, and Washington, D.C./Baltimore. The digital component is distributed nationally through a vast … The Prostate Cancer Foundation, Movember, Prostate Health Education Network, American Health Information Management Association, and the American Urological Society. It was made possible with the support and leading innovation of Genomic Health, John’s Hopkins Proton …

New $125 million LaPorte Hospital to open in October | 6/25/2020

… named to Editor & Publisher magazine’s list of 25 leading journalism professionals in U.S. younger than 35 as well as a Chicago Headline Club’s Lisagor Award for best health reporting. When he’s not working, he enjoys … marketing, patient experience and more. A member of the American Health Information Management Association and Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development, Forszt also serves on the board of Community Cancer Research Foundation. She and her …

State of Illinois

New $125 million LaPorte Hospital to open in October | 6/25/2020

… healthy food, medical care and transportation in many Indiana communities. Bruce, who holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northern Illinois University, also wrote about health at his previous newspaper, the Journal-World in Lawrence … marketing, patient experience and more. A member of the American Health Information Management Association and Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development, Forszt also serves on the board of Community Cancer Research Foundation. She and her …

Parents livestream with newborns at Community Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit | 6/5/2020

… healthy food, medical care and transportation in many Indiana communities. Bruce, who holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Northern Illinois University, also wrote about health at his previous newspaper, the Journal-World in Lawrence … marketing, patient experience and more. A member of the American Health Information Management Association and Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development, Forszt also serves on the board of Community Cancer Research Foundation. She and her …

State of Indiana

New $125 million LaPorte Hospital to open in October | 6/25/2020

… The Times Media Co.; Title Sponsor, Methodist Hospitals; Presenting Sponsors Franciscan Health; Community Healthcare System; Visiting Nurse Association of Northwest Indiana; Castle Subaru/Mitsubishi; University of St. Francis – Crown Point; Indiana University-Northwest; and Pinnacle … marketing, patient experience and more. A member of the American Health Information Management Association and Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development, Forszt also serves on the board of Community Cancer Research Foundation. She and her …

Parents livestream with newborns at Community Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit | 6/5/2020

… content. Please call 800-589-3331 to upgrade your subscription. × Sign Up Today and Support Local Journalism Enjoy more articles from Northwest Indiana’s Most Trusted Information Source. Subscribers can log in for unlimited digital access Community Hospital … marketing, patient experience and more. A member of the American Health Information Management Association and Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development, Forszt also serves on the board of Community Cancer Research Foundation. She and her …