Understanding Publicly Available Healthcare Data (2016) - Retired
Author: Buttner, Patty; Houser, Shannon H.; Flanigan, Jill; Mikaelian, Raymound; Ryznar, Barbara; Smith, Clarice Pittillo
Source: AHIMA practice brief
Publication Date: June 2016
Closer Look at Drug Spending Data
This update supersedes the September 2013 practice brief, Understanding Publicly Available Healthcare Data, which replaced the January 2010 practice brief with the same title.
Healthcare organizations increasingly collect and utilize data for internal and external reporting on pa....
Author: Ryznar, Barbara
Source: AHIMA blog post | Journal of AHIMA - website
Publication Date: October 12, 2016
Beyond the Basics for Health Informatics Professionals - Retired
Understanding the cost of prescription drugs can be challenging. The recently introduced Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare Spending Dashboard, an example of the principle of collecting healthcare data once and reusing it to serve the needs of multiple stakehold....
Author: Campbell, Angela; Houser, Shannon H.; Paulson, Dawn; Ryznar, Barbara; Smith, Clarice Pittillo; Woebkenberg, Jami; Hernandez, Sandra MSMIS, RHIA, CPHI, CCS, CHC; Pirie-St. Pierre, Mari RHIA, CPHI; Plimpton, Julie MSHI, RHIA, CPHI
Source: AHIMA practice brief | Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: September 2018
Editor’s Note: This Practice Brief supersedes the September 2014 Practice Brief “Defining the Basics of Health Informatics for HIM Professionals.”
Data, data everywhere! We are living in the age of “Big Data” and healthcare informat....