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Welcome to the April 2012 issue of AHIMA Advantage.
This audio clip is an excerpt of the Q&A session during the
meaningful use webinar lead by AHIMA’s director of federal
regulations Allison Viola, MBA, RHIA. Learn more about how
you can access this free webinar.
Every day, HIM professionals face the challenges of safeguarding health information privacy and
security. No one understands that better than AHIMA. Healthcare pros count on us to provide the
right information right away, while the public trusts us to uphold their rights.
As the industry leader in HIM privacy, security, and confidentiality, AHIMA wants you to know we
stand with you.
The Association provides a wide selection of books, education, events, certification, and other
supporting resources to help you stay up-to-date on the latest developments and key issues in privacy,
security, and confidentiality, including:
• Auditing and monitoring medical records
• Keeping abreast of federal regulations
• Best practices in creating internal policies and procedures
• Training and education
Learn more inside about how you can work better
(and stronger) with AHIMA resources!
Guard Privacy and