Patient ID Now Releases Important Framework
From AHIMA E-Alert April 29, 2021
The Patient ID Now coalition, of which AHIMA is a founding member, released its Framework for a National Strategy on Patient Identity: A Proposed Blueprint to Improve Patient Identification and Matching this week. It calls on the federal government to closely collaborate with the private sector and with state, local, tribal, and territorial public health authorities to create and implement a national strategy around patient identification that protects patient safety and privacy. Learn more in this press release.