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Coming in 2021: AHIMA Access

We’re excited for early 2021, as that’s when we’ll be able to introduce you to AHIMA Access. What’s Access? Access is an up to date, modern, robust digital community platform where members can engage with AHIMA, fellow HI professionals, and other content.

Five things you need to know about AHIMA Access

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January 12, 2021

CMS Issues Guidance to State Healthcare Officials on SDOH

The CMS issued guidance last week to state health officials aimed at increasing adoption of strategies that address social determinants of health (SDOH) in Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). 

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January 11, 2021

Highlights of the 2021 CPT Code Updates

There are a total of 329 CPT code changes for 2021, including 206 code additions, 54 code deletions, and 69 code revisions.

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January 4, 2021

There’s an API for That

The Cures Act gives patients unprecedented power over their own health data. HIM professionals will play a big part in helping consumers wield it responsibly and securely.

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January 4, 2021

Four Predictions about Health Data Management in a Post-Pandemic World

Social determinants of health, virtual patient services, and AI are among the opportunities—and challenges—faced by HIM professionals.

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December 16, 2020

How to Find Your Community Online

An online community offers connection, information, advice, encouragement, and a variety of valuable opportunities. Learn how to find the communities that fit who you are and how to thrive in them.

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Focus On: Patient Identification and Matching

As the leading advocate for the adoption of a nationwide patient identification strategy, AHIMA recognizes that eliminating patient identification and matching (PIM) errors is essential to better safety and care outcomes.

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Focus On: Social Determinants of Health

As the leading voice of health information, AHIMA believes that health information professionals bring a uniquely comprehensive view to using SDOH data.

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Job Board

Find your next job on the Career Assist Job Board. AHIMA members receive early access to job postings and priority listing in employer searches.

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Journal of AHIMA

Health information is critical to healthcare evolution. Join the conversation as we explore leading trends in the industry.  Subscription to AHIMA’s online Journal is included with membership.

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HIM Body of Knowledge

The HIM Body of Knowledge provides resources and tools to advance health information professional practice and standards for the delivery of quality healthcare.

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