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OkHIMA e-News May 2024

OkHIMA e-News May 2024

Inside this Issue: OkHIMA Newly Credentialed Members OkHIMA Annual Awards Advocacy Updates OHA/OkHIMA Caregivers Day HR 7379 The Patient Matching and Transparency in Certified Health IT (Match IT) Act 2024 Federal Policy Updates 2024 OkHIMA Scholarship Awards...

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Patient ID Week

Patient ID Week

This week is Patient ID Week! May 13-17, 2024.  Patient ID Week is an annual awareness week put on by the Patient ID Now coalition, of which AHIMA is a founding member, to draw attention to the importance of improving patient identification and...

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Recertification Advocacy Update

Recertification Advocacy Update

Oklahoma HIM Professionals, Our voices have been heard and change has finally happened!  Today, April 22nd, AHIMA announced that after a thorough review and discussion among CCHIIM, the AHIMA board of directors, and AHIMA leadership along with new information,...

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Join OkHIMA at OHA Caregivers Day at the Capitol

Join OkHIMA at OHA Caregivers Day at the Capitol

In-Person Event Overview OkHIMA members and students! OHA annual legislative day at the state capitol is now Caregivers Day and OkHIMA will be participating. This event is free and will be held on March 27th, 2024. It will run from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm...

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MATCH IT Act Introduced

MATCH IT Act Introduced

Please see the below notification from AHIMA: We have some exciting news to share with you. As a leader in the Patient ID Now Coalition, AHIMA, with the coalition, has worked with our congressional champions over the past year to develop a legislative proposal to...

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OkHIMA e-News February 2024

OkHIMA e-News February 2024

Inside this Issue: OkHIMA Newly Credentialed Members OkHIMA Town Hall HIPCast Podcast OHCA Lawsuit New AHIMA Body of Knowledge OkHIMA Annual Award Nominations Save The Date! Apply NOW for the 2024 OkHIMA Scholarship OkHIMA Executive Board OkHIMA Virtual Education...

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Final Student Ambassador Application Reminder

Final Student Ambassador Application Reminder

Just a reminder to submit your applications for the OkHIMA Student Ambassador program!  Many Ambassadors go on to become successful board members, secure employment for after graduation, and more all because they were an Ambassador and got involved with...

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2024–2025 OKHIMA Board Election | Time to Vote

2024–2025 OKHIMA Board Election | Time to Vote

As an eligible voting member of the Oklahoma Health Information Management Association (OkHIMA), we invite you to participate in the OkHIMA Board election. The election will run until February 13, 2024. You will be required to enter your AHIMA ID. If you need...

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