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Need CE Hours? Haugen Consulting Group Educational Webinars

Need CE Hours? Haugen Consulting Group Educational WebinarsSupport KHIMA while earning CEUs! Each Haugen Academy registration gives a $5 credit back to our organization.  October 15, 2020 @ noon MST Liver Disease and Treatment  November 19, 2020 @ noon MST Coding...

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New HIPAA Proposed Rules

New HIPAA Proposed RulesOn December 10, 2020, Health and Human Services released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that would change HIPAA regulations to expand individuals' right to access, affect what can be charged for ROI fees, and make changes to Notices of Privacy...

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Patient ID Day Is Today, November 18th!

Patient ID Day Is Today, November 18th!ACT NOW! Tell Congress It’s Time to Repeal the Ban Around Patient IdentificationAction Alert It’s Patient ID Day!  We need your help reaching out to the U.S. Senate today as they work to pass the Fiscal Year 2021 budget bills...

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Have You Taken AHIMA’s Naming Policy Pledge?

Have You Taken AHIMA’s Naming Policy Pledge?Have you taken AHIMA’s Naming Policy Pledge? Join your colleagues and peers who have already taken it since AHIMA20. Educate on patient identification and matching and advocate for your profession! And… attend a free...

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COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 ResourcesAHIMA Covid-19 Resources CDC Covid-19 Guidelines AHIMA CDI Query Templates HI Pitch AHIMA Covid-19 Podcast Series CMS Coronavirus (COVID-19) Partner Toolkit Kansas Hospital Association - COVID-19 Other COVID-19 Resources These links are being...

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A Message from Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc

A Message from Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc The following Message is from the Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc: As you are all aware, KFMC has served as CMS’ liaison for Quality Improvement activities for over 40 years.  We were notified on Friday,...

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PDPM Information

PDPM Information Are you ready for implementation of the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) on October 1, 2019?  There are many resources available on the CMS website to help you.PDPM webpage that includes fact sheets, FAQs and...

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Nominate Someone for a KHIMA Award

Nominate Someone for a KHIMA Award Now is the time to recognize and acknowledge those extraordinary people that we work with. KHIMA offers an opportunity to recognize others through four award categories and recognition at the KHIMA Annual Meeting in...

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Chargemasters to Avoid CMS Penalties

Chargemasters to Avoid CMS Penalties Part of Medicare’s 2,500 page IPPS Final Rule includes a reminder that hospitals must post their chargemasters on their website. While this requirement is already in effect, Medicare issued new guidance...

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