Health Information Technologies & Processes

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  • I work at a SNF with a Rehabilitation floor. 1.  Do you allow the staff on the units/departments to scan their own documents or does HIM scan? No this is only done by the HIM/Reception staff. 2.  If unit staff scans, are they also responsible to correct ...

  • Hello everyone- Our organization is hoping to start utilizing telehealth for rehab services in December.  Does anyone have an existing policy/procedure on telehealth they would be willing to share?  Thanks in advance! ------------------------------ ...

  • AHIMA and Patient ID Now worked with Rep. Bill Foster (D-IL) and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) to publish this op-ed in The Hill about the importance of patient identification during COVID-19. Check it out and feel free to share with your network!  The Hill: ...

  • FYI -- In case anyone had not seen/received the ONC notification.  There is an informational webinar scheduled for next week (registration at end of message).   Today, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) released an Interim Final ...

  • Hi, Meditech allows for the provider to change the attending of record. I am not sure you can see that in the orders but can been seen in the history in the MPI desktop. I am now curious to see where we can see the change in attending in the ...