HIM is the practice of acquiring, analyzing and protecting digital and traditional medical information vital to providing quality patient care. Our HIM professionals are trained in the information management technology applications, which are vital to the daily operations management of health information.
We welcome the opportunity to assist patients with accessing forms, requesting their medical records and reviewing health records.
The HIM Department also has an important internal role in working with the various medical departments to ensure patient confidentiality. Training is a high priority within ASTHS to maintain employee knowledge of and compliance with federal and state regulations.