Health Information Professionals Week Shows Commitment to Health Data During 31st Annual Celebration
HIP Week: October 11 – 17, 2020
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) honors and celebrates health information professionals during the 31st annual Health Information Professionals (HIP) Week, October 11- 17, 2020. This year’s theme is, “Health Information Professionals: Connecting People, Systems & Ideas.”
Health Information Management is an allied health profession, leading efforts to ensure the availability, accuracy, integrity, and security of all data related to patient healthcare encounters, thus achieving better clinical and business decisions that enhance healthcare quality.
Many thanks to all health information professionals at ARHS as each team member plays an integral role in effectively managing health data and information and supporting the mission and values of ARHS.