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Mastering the Patient Index
Faced with what seems like the impossible, many health care organizations remain flummoxed on how to ensure patient records are in order. Several experts are here to offer their perspectives on the ideal strategy.

Featured Articles

EHRs, Usability Remain at Odds
How to Build an In-House Coding Department
OIG Data Brief Causes a Stir

Web Exclusives (view archive)
• Augmenting the Revenue Cycle Operation in a Post-COVID World
• Employee Monitoring Ensures HIPAA Compliance

News (view archive)

• CMS Unveils 2022 Final Rules for Four Provider Types

• House Removes Ban Impeding Progress on National Patient Identifier

• Patient ID Now Coalition Applauds Action on Patient Misidentification

• Interoperability Standards Updated to Support Gender Identity, SDoH, and Sexual Orientation

• Agency Ten22 Joins Finn Partners

Blog Speak

I0020B Coding: The Right Message
at the Right Time

Preparing Your EHR for 2021 Evaluation and Management Coding Changes

Who Profits From Medical Records?

Spotlight on  Patient Portals 

OpenNotes Takes Hold in the Northwest

Demand for Data Sharing Mounts

OpenNotes: What We’ve Learned So Far

By the Numbers


The number of telehealth medical claims increased this percentage nationally from October 2019 to October 2020, according to FAIR Health's regional tracker.

Quick Code

ICD-10-CM Coding Guideline for the Key Word “With”