Latest Advocacy News
April 12, 2021
A policy statement on the subject of affordability has been approved by AHIMA’s Board of Directors.
March 22, 2021
AHIMA submitted comments to the HHS Office for Civil Rights regarding its proposed rule that would modify aspects of the HIPAA Privacy Rule. The proposed rule would, among other things, amend certain provisions of the HIPAA Privacy Rule that could present barriers to coordinated care and case management, or impose regulatory burdens without offsetting such burdens through privacy protections.
March 19, 2021
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February 22, 2021
AHIMA and a number of other organizations sent a letter to House and Senate Appropriators requesting no less than $500 million in funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) as part of the appropriations legislation for fiscal year (FY) 2022.
January 4, 2021
AHIMA has sent a letter to Congressional leadership of the 117th Congress, encouraging the new Congress to ensure health information is fully considered and prioritized in future health policy.
December 17, 2020
AHIMA has sent a letter to the Biden Transition Team outlining our priorities for the next Administration, and encouraging the new Administration to ensure health information is fully considered in future health policy.
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