HIM Content Communities

8 total

AHIMA Foundation Research  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to research, including, but not limited to funding opportunities, grant types, research methodologies, peer reviewed publications and criteria.

  last person joined 2 days ago

Coding, Classification & Reimbursement  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to coding, classification & reimbursement, including, but not limited to:
• Classification Systems
• Clinical Terminologies
• Clinical Documentation Improvement
• Revenue Management & Compliance
• Reimbursement

  last person joined 12 hours ago

Confidentiality, Privacy & Security  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to Confidentiality, Privacy & Security, including, but not limited to:
• Health Law & Ethics
• Data Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security
• Release of Information

  last person joined 23 hours ago

Consumer Engagement & Personal Health Information  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to Consumer Engagement & Personal Health Information, including, but not limited to:
o Personal Health Records/Personal Health Information
o Patient Portals
o Personal Health Monitoring & Technologies
o Coordination of Care (includes various care settings)
o Case Management

  last person joined 16 hours ago

Health Informatics  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to Health Informatics, including, but not limited to:
o Analytics
o Decision Support
o Clinical Business Intelligence

  last person joined 20 hours ago

Health Information Technologies & Processes  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to Health Information Technologies & Processes, including, but not limited to:
• Electronic Health Record
• Health Information Exchange
• Database Management & Data Use
• Patient Identity Management
• Disaster Planning & Recovery
• Interoperability
• Information Integrity & Data Quality

  last person joined yesterday

Healthcare Leadership and Innovation  

A Community, that is accessible to the Public, to discuss issues related to healthcare leadership, including, but not limited to:
o Leadership Theory & Change Management
o Work Design & Performance Improvement
o Human Resources, Training & Development
o Strategic & Organizational Management
o Financial Analysis & Planning
o Ethics in Healthcare Management
o Project and Contract Management
o Healthcare Delivery Models
o Reality 2016
o Global HIM

  last person joined 3 days ago

Information Governance & Standards  

Information Governance (IG) is “an organization-wide framework for managing information throughout its lifecycle and supporting the organization’s strategy, operations, regulatory, legal, risk, and environmental requirements.” This includes the standards for how information is managed.

This community discusses how healthcare organizations are launching and sustaining IG initiatives, and how this new approach to addressing information-related issues and challenges benefits the entire organization. Expand your influence by collaborating with other information stakeholders in your organization. Access resources to ensure your organization’s readiness for IG and the improvement opportunities it brings. This community is open to the public and welcomes members with diverse expertise, including: innovation, quality, strategy, compliance, risk management, legal, information technology, health information management, higher education, business intelligence, informatics, and security/privacy.

Discussion topics may include anything related to IG, including:
• How HIM and healthcare professionals are preparing for and transitioning to IG
• Assessing organizational IG readiness
• Developing value propositions to gain leadership support
• Identifying sponsors and champions
• Developing the organizational structure
• How IG works with data governance
• How IG can be used to break down organization-wide silos and tackle tough problems
• Understanding how organizational culture affects IG
• The standards for how the data is managed, including regulatory requirements, data standards, documentation, statistics and research methods

  last person joined 16 hours ago