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How Inclusive Is Your Data? Transgender Patients, Identity, and EHRs

Episode Summary

Recently, the AMA issued a statement calling for inclusivity in electronic health records (EHRs) for transgender patients, and AHIMA has offered its full support. In this episode, host Dan Kelly speaks with HIM Director of Practice Excellence Julie Pursley Dooling about her recent Journal of AHIMA article, "How Inclusive Is Your Data?"; the AMA statement; SO/GI; the work done by AHIMA's LGBTQ Volunteer Workgroup; and more. Read the article here: https://journal.ahima.org/how-inclusive-is-your-data/