Pictured: Diana Lindo, MM, RHIT, CCS, Wylecia Wiggs Harris, Ph.D., CAE, Chief Executive Officer, AHIMA, Bibi Von Malder, RHIT and Laura Caravetta, MPH, RHIA at AHIMA Hill Day, March 2018
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MaHIMA Medicolegal Guide to Health Record Information
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Book and USB: $ 180.00
USB Only: $130.00
Publication date, 2016
Our Medico-Legal Guide to Health Record Information provides references to the laws and legal issues pertinent to various Health Care settings.
- Chapters covering topics such as: Record Content and Retention, Reporting Requirements, Legal Process, Acute Care Records, Mental Health Records, Drug and Alcohol Abuse Records, Long -Term Care Records, Ambulatory Service Records, Community Health, Federal and State Identity Regulations & Statutes, Student Health Records, Workers Compensation, Infant Safe Haven Laws, Adoption Records, Pediatric Records, Advanced Care Directives, Resources, Regulation & Statues, and MaHIMA updates, and more.
- Guide offered in hardcopy & electronic format (USB)
- Revision completed December 2016
The Legislative Affairs Committee is comprised of health information management professionals from a variety of health care settings and legal professionals who specialize in health care. The Committee provides advocacy, education and information to the membership. The Legislative Affairs Committee advocates on behalf of the profession. The committee reaches out to elected representatives during annual Beacon Hill Day visits, and by organizing calls, letters and e-mail to elected representatives to advocate on issues of importance to the health information management community. The Committee provides educational opportunities to the membership and delivers timely and informative updates to the membership through e-Alerts, Connect articles, and periodic updates of our Medico-Legal Guide.
If interested please contact:
Director, Legislative Focus and Advocacy
Ann Dooley, RHIA