Building a Talent Pipeline

In News by Sue Taylor

Building a Talent Pipeline: AHIMA Foundation Apprenticeships Help Connect Prospective HIM Professionals with First-time Jobs By Lisa A. Eramo, MA Like many new HIM graduates, Makema Hopes, RHIT, began looking for a job immediately after receiving her associate’s degree in 2011. She thought her 80-hour internship at a local hospital prepping and scanning charts would surely help her get her …

The Quest for Managing Cyberthreats in Healthcare

In News by Sue Taylor

Navigating Privacy & Security / Illuminating Informatics / Standards Strategies / Road to Governance By Susan Carey, MHI, RHIT, PMP, FAHIMA SO FAR 2017 is shaping up to be the year of fear in the realm of healthcare cybersecurity. There was a 61 percent increase in healthcare cyberattacks in 2016. This followed two years of steadily increasing cyberthreats in healthcare, …