September 25, 2009

IT buzz on tap for MGMA conference

With the debate over healthcare reform reaching a crescendo and information technology often at the center of the discussion, the MGMA 2009 annual conference promises to create plenty of IT buzz....
September 25, 2009

Newsmaker Interview: Linda Kloss, CEO of AHIMA

Over the past 15 years, what has been the most significant issue AHIMA has been able to influence?  As I reflect on the past 15 years, I would cite four significant issue areas where AHIMA has been...
September 25, 2009

AHIMA tackles tough IT topics

The number of attendees and exhibitors at the annual convention of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) could be down this year because of the economic downturn, but spirits...
September 24, 2009

ICD-10 and HITECH compliance key issues for medical billers

ICD-10 implementation and compliance issues associated with the HITECH Act are on the minds of medical billing companies, according to a speaker at the 2009 Fall National Conference of the Healthcare...
September 17, 2009

The latest deliverables from the HIT Standards Committee

Today, the HIT Standards Committee received the latest deliverables from its workgroups. The Quality Workgroup presented its updated matrix of measures, data types and recommendations. Of the 29...