AHIMA to tackle standards for nursing home IT
Healthcare IT News, January 14, 2008
The American Health Information Management Association's Foundation of Research and Education has launched a new project focused on electronic health records and other information technology for use in nursing homes. The project will help enable post-acute and long-term care vendors and providers to develop and implement EHRs and healthcare IT products that will be functional in the emerging interoperable nationwide health information network.
- Senators Hear How Two-Midnight Rule Harms Patients, Hospitals
- 3 Management Lessons from a Supermarket Debacle
- Handshaking Spreads Germs. Get Over It.
- Healthcare Costs Start With What We Eat
- Hospitals Likely to Outsource ICD-10 at Launch
- IOM Identifies GME Problems, Calls for Finance Changes
- CMS Confirms ICD-10 Deadline
- Anatomy of 3 Health System Rebranding Efforts
- Premium Subsidy Fight Creating Uncertainty for Hospitals, Health Plans
- Medicare Advantage Carriers See 'No Choice' But to Accept Cuts