health information management

Gender Wage Discrepancy Simmers in Healthcare

By Chuck Buck for ICD10 Monitor EDITOR’S NOTE: Opinions expressed by contributors are their own. Following the sea of knitted pink hats worn by some of the hundreds of thousands of women who took to the streets in cities across the country and around the world in January 2017 to stand up for women’s rights,…

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Revisiting the Coding Experience Paradigm

Article by Elena Miller, MPH, RHIA, CCS. This article was originally published on the Journal of AHIMA on April 11, 2018 and is republished here with permission. Thinking back on the days when it became clear that the ICD-10 classification system was definitely going to be implemented, the Gold Rush of 1849 comes to mind. There was money…

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7 ways patients use online medical records, according to ONC research

By Jessica Kim for Becker’s Hospital Review The majority of patients who access their medical record online use it to view test results, according to an ONC data brief released this month. For the data brief, officials at the ONC analyzed the National Cancer Institute’s 2017 Health Information Trends Survey, which included information on patients’ access…

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