COVID-19 News and Resources
This page offers health information management professionals an authoritative source for healthcare-relevant news, resources, strategies, and perspectives on the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 16, 2020
The Art of the Possible
An inside look at Indiana University Health’s massive effort to scale its telehealth and virtual services program in the era of COVID-19.
JULY 7, 2020
COVID-19 Magnifies Urgent Need for Patient Identification Strategies
In a Virtual Capitol Hill briefing officials discussed patient identification issues that have cropped up in coronavirus...
Telemedicine Takes Center Stage In Europe During COVID-19 Pandemic
Healthcare leaders throughout Europe are accelerating their use of tele-health tools, enabling hundreds of thousands of patients to benefit from streamlined scheduling and virtual consultations. This webinar, organized by AHIMA International, will feature case studies and lessons learned from Scotland, France, Spain and Denmark.
July 7, 2020
Think Ahead for Telehealth Security and COVID-19
HIM professionals need to think not just about what is necessary to enable clinicians to communicate and exchange information in the moment but also about the impact that relaxed standards…
July 7, 2020
Health Information Management Best Practices for Quality Health Data During the COVID-19 Global Pandemic
The emergence of the deadly COVID-19 virus, resulting in the current worldwide pandemic requires effective information management and accurate data reporting to enable the healthcare community’s efforts to learn as much as possible about this specific strain of coronavirus and halt the pandemic.