Compare and Contrast Ethical Standards 1 Compare and Contrast Ethical Standards Amy Coleman Rasmussen College Author Note This paper is being submitted on October 9, 2018, for Erika Bailey’s M218 Management of Health Information Services course.
Compare and Contrast Ethical Standards 2 Compare and Contrast Ethical Standards Establishing good ethical standards is important in healthcare organizations. It helps the staff to be compliant with the healthcare facilities standards and guidelines. As well as, it contributes to a more efficient and effective facility not only for those who work there but also for those seeking care at these facilities. There are many similarities between AHIMA and AAPC’s code of ethics. However, there are also some differences. Here I will discuss those similarities and differences. Some of the similarities between AHIMA and AAPC’s ethical standards are that they both address the need for accurate coding and how essential that is to the health information management field. Another similarity is the need for honesty and integrity in any situation that
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