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If Data Could Talk, What Would It Say?

As health information professionals know, health data is much more than it appears. It tells the story of patients and caregivers, of challenges and triumphs.

Join us at the Baltimore Convention Center this October to connect with your community of health information professionals, engage in conversations about the future of healthcare, and learn about trending topics that will have everyone talking.

AHIMA23 is more than an event, it’s where health information comes to life.

Registration will open soon!

Impact Area: Data Utilization

AHIMA23 Conference is the only annual meeting designed specifically for health information professionals by health information professionals

This year, we are offering targeted educational sessions and activities tailored to important Impact Areas in health information. These sessions will help attendees stay ahead of the curve in their careers and return to work with the tools they need to navigate the future of healthcare. 

The Data Utilization Impact Area will include thoughtfully selected educational sessions on pressing issues, including:

  • The impact of the increasing volume and sources of data in healthcare
  • Ensuring the integrity and quality of data
  • Using data to ensure effective, equitable care
  • Data literacy
  • Responsible data use
  • Collecting data from medical devices


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Explore Additional AHIMA23 Impact Areas

  • Thoughtfully selected educational sessions delivered by industry leaders
  • Best practice learnings that attendees can implement immediately at their own organizations
  • Myriad networking workshops and events

Information Sharing

Sessions in this Impact Area will address topics such as:

  • Protecting patient data
  • Individual right of access
  • Interoperability, information blocking, and the changing regulatory environment
  • Patient matching and identification

View the Information Sharing page for details.

Workforce Strategies

Sessions in this Impact Area will address topics such as:

  • Preparing the healthcare workforce for new challenges
  • Engaging and re-engaging staff for optimal performance
  • Retention and recruitment
  • Building skills for the future of healthcare

View the Workforce Strategies page for details.

Operational Outcomes

Sessions in this Impact Area will address topics such as:

  • Improving clinical, quality, and safety outcomes
  • Leveraging technology to improve financial results
  • Improving operational efficiencies and productivity (artificial intelligence, revenue cycle optimization, etc.)
  • Telehealth strategies

View the Operational Outcomes page for details.

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