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How the EHR Transforms the HIM Department: Two Stories

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Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: September 2002


HIM professionals have long known the electronic health record (EHR) will change the collection, storage, and maintenance of health information, not to mention the delivery of care, but what about the its effects on the HIM department? While revolutionizing the HIM process, there can’t hel....

Imaging System Propels HIM Department to EHR

Author: Bechert, Londa

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: September 2002


St. Vincent Hospital and Health Services in Indianapolis, IN, is a member of the Ascension Health network, a nationwide Catholic health ministry. The HIM department has centralized responsibility for the main campus (650 beds) in Indianapolis, the St. Vincent Carmel Hospital (65 beds), and mul....

Outsourcing and Security: Finding the Right Fit

Author: Hagland, Mark

Source: In Confidence (newsletter)

Publication Date: July 02, 2002


Four years ago, John Tanner completely changed the course of information technology management at JPS Health Care, an integrated health system in Fort Worth, TX. Tanner, the organization’s CIO, brought in two outside firms to outsource all the organization’s IT needs, offering job opportuniti....

Heading Up HIPAA Compliance

Author: Dahlstrand, Harold

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: July 2002


Why do some organizations consistently thrive in an era of ever-changing politics, regulations, and increasingly scarce resources? The answer is leadership. Winning organizations have excellent leaders who know how to make smart decisions and implement them quickly and effectively. Those who a....

Keeping HIM Current Through Re-engineering

Author: Myjer, D'Arcy

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: June 2002


How should HIM departments organize to meet the challenges of the electronic medical record (EMR), compliance, HIPAA, and high-volume transcription?


The HIM department at Stanford Hospital and Clinics (SHC) in Stanford, CA, has evolved to meet the need for change. Here’s....

Closing the Knowledge Gap with E-learning

Author: Vukovljak, Lana

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: June 2002


Are high costs and potential downtime preventing your staff from receiving much-needed training? E-learning offers more than a solution to these concerns: it’s a better way to learn.
In this article, find out how e-learning works and how to implement an e-learning program in your or....

Telecommuting: the Why, the How, and the Don't Worry

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Source: AHIMA Advantage

Publication Date: June 2002


Suppose someone walked into your office and said that she knew a sure-fire way to decrease your coding staff turnover and increase its productivity. Would you invite her to sit down and tell you more?
If you are like most HIM managers who face the daily challenge of getting work done on ti....

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