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A Skills Evolution
These days, data reign in health care. As a result, HIM must shift its approach to education and workplace issues.

Featured Articles
Keep an Eye on Exclusion Monitoring
How HIPAA Affects Research Efforts
Sticky Query Situations
Cyberattack on Nuance Offers Teaching Moment

Web Exclusives (view archive)
Coding and Billing Chronic Lyme Disease
How to Improve EHR Usability: First, Listen to the Clinician

News (view archive)

• AHIMA Releases Patient Request for Health Information Form

• Advanced HIT Infrastructure Could Solve EHR Dissatisfaction

4 Reasons Patients Value Access to Visit Notes in the EHR

Lawmakers Build Patient Matching Into HHS Budget

• Telemedicine Gaining Popularity at Schools

• Changing Relationship With Technology in Medicine

• EHRs Are Stressing Doctors Out

• Epic Notches a First With Canadian EHR Install

Blog Speak

18 MACRAnyms You Should Know

Fostering Medical Innovation:
A Plan for Digital Health Devices

The C-CDA Has Come a Long Way

Spotlight on DRGs

Short-Stay DRGs: Fix or Fiasco?

OIG Takes Notice of ICD-10 DRG Assignments

Medicare Bundled Payments: Are AMI and CABG Next?

By the Numbers


According to a report titled "Anticipating Economic Returns of Rural Telehealth," national average estimates of rural telehealth's annual cost savings include this amount per medical facility in travel expenses, $3,431 per medical facility in lost wages, and $20,841 per medical facility in hospital cost.

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