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  • I am the Director of HIM in a critical access hospital in Missouri. Our EHT is Evident ( CPSI).  I would like to know how other CAH hospitals using Evident are logging their releases for ability to provide accounting of disclosures.  We have found the ...

  • Hi Pamela:  No,it is not be necessary to have a different HIPAA form for each level of care.  You are correct that with your new electronic record and everything following the patient throughout their stay, one form is sufficient.  ------------------------------ ...

  • Dear Colleagues: Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE) and American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) invite you to submit comments on the White Paper entitled Patient Registration Demographic Data Capture and Exchange .  ...

  • I have a question regarding the HIPAA form.  Is there any reason this form would need to be completed for each level of care?  We are a critical access hospital and acquired the CAH software back in 2014. Originally, without this software the pateint ...

  • This question is for those who did a mass clean up/merging of duplicate MRNs as my facility is working on this.  There are about 250K MRNs, with 1.6 FTE.  What is a reasonable rate of the clean up process?  Is it possible to be completed within 4 months ...

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  • 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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