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Good Samaritan Hospital Appoints Director of Health Information Management

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Good Samaritan Hospital Appoints Director of Health Information Management


Patricia Wiederman was recently promoted to director of health information management for Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center. Since 2001, she served as assistant director. As director, Wiederman will oversee the daily operations of the department including processing authorizations for the release of medical information, diagnostic/procedural coding and data entry. She will also interact with medical record committees at both Good Samaritan and Catholic Health Services.

Wiederman has been certified by the American Health Information Management Association (AIMA) as a registered health information technician since 1979. She recently became credentialed as a certified coding specialist. She is an active member of the AIMA as well as the New York State Health Information Management Association. She resides in East Marion, NY. 

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