You are the Associate HIM Director and the managers of each of the operation areas in HIM (Coding, ROI, Chart Completion, Scanning/Report Filing, etc) have sent given you data on productivity of their areas. The Associate Director has met with the manager of the various areas and have listen to their analysis of the productivity data. It is now time for the Associate Director to make formal recommendations (based on the data and industry standard productivity) to the VP of HIM on what to do with the staff. The Associate Director needs to research industry standards productivity on each operational area!. Cite your sources of the productivity standards.