COVID-19: News & Resources

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to warrant attention, this time period is an opportunity to highlight that health data is a vital element of healthcare, including efforts to curb the pandemic. By doing your jobs so effectively, you are helping providers focus on patient care.

Please know that AHIMA is here for you. We remain the global authority of health information management, helping to deliver healthier outcomes that impact people around the world every day. We’ll continue to update this page with resources that will help health information professionals and their colleagues navigate this epidemic. As AHIMA CEO Wylecia Wiggs Harris said in a letter to members, this is a time when HIM professionals can make a difference.

AHIMA Special Updates


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