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ACT NOW: AHIMA Patient Policy Pledge

Show you agree to support, encourage, and educate your fellow health information professionals about the importance of adopting and implementing the naming policy.  Take the Naming Policy Pledge!

ACT NOW: Repeal Section 510 in Labor-HHS appropriations bill and support patient identification

Contact your Members of Congress and urge them to Repeal Section 510 from the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill and Support Patient Identification.

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Patient ID Now Coalition

The Impact of Patient Misidentification

AHIMA and CHIME members have shared several real-life examples of issues that have resulted from patient misidentification. Their stories are collected here.

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