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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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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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Getting Involved in AHDI: Call for Volunteers

Volunteers are vital to the success of AHDI and the services, resources, and representation we provide our members. We need your passion and ideas to further our efforts in workforce development, credentialing, education, membership, and advocacy. Won’t you join us?

Volunteering with AHDI offers you:

  • Opportunities to interact, network, and learn from fellow healthcare documentation specialists
  • Additional experience to develop new skills
  • Recognition from colleagues, business executives, and industry thought leaders
  • Ways to contribute to innovation and professionalism within our sector
  • Opportunities to build rapport and engage in social activities with fellow volunteers

There are several ways you can get involved in AHDI. If you’d like to volunteer but you’re uncertain on what might be the best fit, please contact AHDI by email ahdi@ahdionline.org or call toll free 1-800-982-2182 to discuss options.

Read full descriptions and details of these great opportunities.

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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 October 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).

  • EHR Playbook for Transcription Managers
  • Power Tools for Editing
  • Employ Common Cents (er, Sense) – Learn to Think Critically!
  • New Terms and Tricks for Evolving Health Care
  • Career Evolution: From MT to Document Creation Analyst
  • Rebranding: From MT to Data Analyst
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Find Preapproved Continuing Education Activities

The AHDI Preapproval Program was established by AHDI and the Credentialing Commission for Healthc…
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President’s Address—Jethro Bodine Does Genetics

Many years ago, my friend Ellen and I were hired by a publisher to create a research newsletter e…
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Free From the Library: New Continuing Education in the Online Learning Library

New session recordings have been uploaded to the Online Learning Library. These are free for our …
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Ask Dr. Word Wizard

In his new column, Ask Dr. Word Wizard, Richard Lederer will answer your burning questions about …
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Online Proctored Credentialing Exam Update

AHDI's testing partner Kryterion, who administers AHDI credentialing exams, will undergo an updat…
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Upcoming Online Webinars

In today's world of rapid change, it's necessary to be proactive to keep your skills and knowledg…
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Address
4230 Kiernan Avenue
Suite 120
Modesto, CA 95356

Numbers
(800) 982-2182 [ toll free ]
(209) 527-9620 [ direct ]
(209) 527-9633 [ fax ]

Email
ahdi@ahdionline.org

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