2021 Fall

  • Fall 2021 Introduction

    Vol. 18, Issue 4 The Fall 2021 issue of AHIMA’s peer-reviewed research journal, Perspectives in Health Information Management, is now available. This issue’s topics explore a range of issues, from Medicare fraud to telehealth applications. Papers include: Spohn R, Schweinle W, Berg-Poppe P, South-Winter C, DeJong D. Factors for Successfully Passing Certification Exams: A Systematic […]

  • Factors for Successfully Passing Certification Exams: A Systematic Review

    Renae Spohn, PhD, MBA, RHIA, CPHI, CPHQ, FAHIMA, FNAHQ; William Schweinle III, PhD; Patti Berg-Poppe, PhD; Carole South-Winter, EdD; and David DeJong, EdD Abstract This study explored possible success factors for health information management certification exams. Based on the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) website, in 2018 and 2019, only 70 percent of first-time […]

  • CHDA Certification Exam Success Factors

    Headline: CHDA Certification Exam Success Factors Byline: By Renae Spohn, PhD, MBA, RHIA, CPHI, CPHQ, FAHIMA, FNAHQ; William Schweinle III, PhD; Patti Berg-Poppe, PhD; Carole South-Winter, EdD; and David DeJong, EdD Abstract This study explored possible success factors for passing the Certified Health Data Analyst Administration (CHDA) certification exam. According to the American Health Information […]

  • Patients’ and Physicians’ Perspectives About Using Health Information Technology in Diabetes Management in Iran: A Qualitative Study

    By Haleh Ayatollahi Abstract Introduction: Diabetes mellitus is known as a major chronic disease that has a number of consequences affecting individuals’ health conditions and socioeconomic aspects of life. These challenges require innovative interventions, such as self-management to improve patients’ health condition and reduce the economic burden of healthcare systems. The current research aimed to […]