Navigating the Perfect Storm: HIM Roles in Steering through Healthcare Reform, ARRA, ICD-10, and HIPAA


This spring, as the healthcare industry waited for the “meaningful use” regulations, AHIMA held its second ICD-10 Summit. During the meeting, presenters Deborah Kohn, MPH, RHIA, FACHE, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, and Elaine Lips, RHIA, noted that healthcare is in the midst of a perfect storm of new regula....