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The Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI), formerly the American Association for Medical Transcription, is the world’s largest professional society representing the clinical documentation sector whose purpose is to set and uphold standards for education and practice in the field of health data capture and documentation that ensure the highest level of accuracy, privacy, and security for the U.S. healthcare system in order to protect public health, increase patient safety, and improve quality of care for healthcare consumers. AHDI works to advocate for workforce development and credentialing in allied health and the critical role of technology-enabled documentation knowledge worker in the electronic health record (EHR).

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As part of our Labor Day thanks, we have a free gift for AHDI members. Log in to access "Medical Transcription in an EHR World,"* a session presented at our 2013 conference by Lynn J. Kosegi. We hope you enjoy it. (CEC: 1 PD)

If you’re not currently a member, take a few minutes to explore the benefits and join today. Upon joining, you’ll receive access to the free session by Ms. Kosegi.

We also have the following items on sale this month*:

  • Book of Style, 3rd Edition – 10% off
  • Book of Style, 3rd Edition Workbook – 10% off
  • RMT Exam Guide (RHDS Ready) – 10% off
  • CMT Exam Guide (CHDS Ready) – 10% off

*Available only through September 30, 2014.

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New eBook "HIPAA Compliance Guide & Quick Reference"

A must-have guide for all covered entities and business associates. Preapproved for 3 Medicolegal CECs.

AHDI’s newly released HIPAA Compliance Guide, which includes a comprehensive HIPAA Compliance Quick Reference checklist, spells out the steps of HIPAA compliance in easy-to-understand language. Most people know the basics of HIPAA, but this guide explains the HITECH Act and Final Rule and it outlines the role of covered entities and business associates as well as compliance expectations of each. Going a step further, this guide discusses the process of risk analysis and the risks and penalties of noncompliance. Numerous resources are provided along with an example of how a small MTSO or IC can accomplish the steps necessary to become compliant in a short time.

Eligible Member Price: $15
List Price: $20




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Congratulations 2014 AHDI Integrity Award Winners!
Last week at the 36th Annual Convention and Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, AHDI announced the 2014 Integrity Award Winners. We would like to extend congratulations to each of them as noted below. 

Advocate of the Year
Linda Allard, CHPS of Henrico, VA
Educator of the Year
Audrey Kirchner, CHDS of Prineville, OR
Excellence in Credentialing
Audrey Kirchner, CHDS of Prineville, OR
Membership Impact Award
AHDI – West Regional
Employer of the Year
Amphion Medical Solutions, LLC of Madison, WI
Member of the Year Award
Judy Lichtenberger, RHIT, CMT, AHDI-F of Bethlehem, PA
Rising Star Award
Linda Curia of West Valley City, UT
Distinguished Service Award
Sherry Doggett, Silver Spring, MD
Lifetime Achievement
Lea M. Sims, CMT, AHDI-F of Jacksonville, FL

For more detailed information about each award visit the Integrity Awards webpage.

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Join AHDI to Bolster Your Career in Healthcare Documentation

Join AHDI and you’ll have a wealth of resources available at your fingertips. Explore the benefits of membership and discover how being an AHDI member can support your successful career in healthcare documentation. Click here to continue.

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Free Online Learning Library for AHDI Individual Professional Members

If you’re an Individual Professional member, don’t forget you have access to our free Online Learning Library of recorded webinars. The library was updated in March 2014 and the content rotates about every six months. Don’t delay in taking advantage of these excellent continuing education sessions. Visit the Online Learning Library (valid login required).

- Keyboarding Techniques for Fast and Efficient SRT Editing
- Natural Language Processing: Empowering MT Knowledge Workers with a Valuable Asset
- Start Projects, Making a Ruckus, and Taking More Risks
- Dreaming of a Good Night's Sleep: Parasomnias and Other Sleep Disorders
- Meaningful Use: The Essentials for Medical Transcriptionists
- Navigating Benchmark KB for Greater Productivity
- Editing Tips and Techniques

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Upcoming Events in September
AHDI events, courses, and webinars are a great way to stay connected to what's happening in the indu…
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Free From the Library: Last Month for Access to These Free Session Recordings

September marks the last month you'll have access to the current line-up of recorded sessions cur…
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Employer Resources: New Model Job Descriptions

Healthcare documentation is evolving and so, too, are our job roles and responsibilities. Model j…
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Why Get Certified?

Certification in healthcare documentation makes a difference -- to the patien…
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AHDI and AHIMA to Partner for 2015 Conference

We're delighted to announce that our 37th annual conference will be held in conjunction with AHIM…
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Online Webinar: Factors Affecting Physician Professional Satisfaction

September 17, 2014, at 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. PT/1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ET
CEC Given: 1 PD» read more

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2014 NLB Election Minimize

The results are in!

The polls have closed and the votes have been counted. We are happy to introduce to you your newly elected National Leadership Board directors. Click here to read more.

 
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Modesto, CA 95356

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(209) 527-9620 [ direct ]
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