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AHIMA Election Voting is OPEN!

The 2017 AHIMA Election is underway.  Currently 3.60% of the membership has cast their vote.  We encourage you to vote on or before the August 14th, 5:00 p.m. CT deadline, and contact your colleagues to cast their vote.  Let’s increase the voter turnout this year and...

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Kentucky REC FREE Grant Support

The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) is a transformative law that will ultimately lead the American health care system away from a fee-for-service model and towards a new risk-bearing, value-based, coordinated care models. MACRA will drive payment...

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KHIMA 2017/2018 Board of Directors Election – Now Open

All Active, Premier, New to AHIMA, New Graduate, Emeritus, and Honorary members are eligible to vote. Please take a few minutes to cast your vote today. The election will remain open until 11:59 PM on May 19, 2017. One lucky voter, who is also registered for the KHIMA...

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New Jobs Posted in the Job Bank!

We have two new job post from the VA Medical Center and Sullivan University System. To view these positions, please visit our Job Bank! --- updated 4/25/17 ---

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Letter to Kentucky Hospital Association

Kentucky Health Information Management Association (KHIMA) is comprised of 951 members who are committed to excellence in the management of health information.  Our membership advocates on protecting patient confidentiality, maintaining valid and accurate health data...

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State agencies lead fight against Medicaid fraud

The Office of Inspector General relies heavily on state Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCUs) to rein in bogus claims, and an agency official says they could use more support. In a recent podcast, Richard Stern, director of program oversight for the Medicaid Fraud...

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