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Note from the Director of Programming: Exciting changes for ACDIS—but your membership benefits remain the same!

by Rebecca Hendren

You may have seen this week’s exciting news that HCPro, the parent company of ACDIS, has been acquired by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), and you may be wondering what that means for ACDIS. The good news is that nothing is changing with our leadership and staff, with our membership benefits or education offerings, with the CCDS and CCDS-O certifications, or with our mission and vision for the association. Laurie Prescott, ACDIS interim director, and I will continue to run ACDIS, along with all the wonderful people you know and love, including our best in the world instructors and editors.


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