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    Outpatient Orders

    What are the requirements for an outpatient order? I have tried explaining to the registration staff regarding medical necessity but they seem to not understand very well. Does any one know where I can find guidelines? Also what about verbal orders? The ...

  • ​Hi! I would suggest posing this question to the privacy community. I believe you'll find a vast amount of resources on that end. ------------------------------ Lori Richter OneCare EHR Compliance Director Catholic Health Initiatives ------------------------------

  • ​Can one healthcare facility charge another healthcare facility for records requested  for continuation of care for a patient?   I was referring to Code of Colorado Regulations that states no fees shall be charged.  I have an attorney telling ...

  • ​Hi, Renata - I would be happy to provide you with some ideas on how to get started in your career.  It may be easier communicate directly; my email address is  I will look forward to hearing from you! ------------------------------ ...


  • Information Governance Strategic Forum: Building Your Value Proposition

    Join speakers Lynne Thomas Gordon, AHIMA CEO;  Brian Smith, Sr. VP and COO Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice; and Joe Ponder, VP Information Governance LifePoint Health as we explore building a value proposition and return on investment for information governance.  Learn from the experts who have implemented a formalized program and have demonstrated success stories.  May 16, AHIMA Chicago Office.

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