Health Information Technology

Other | March 27, 2014

byNadinia A. Davis, Nadinia A. Davis, Melissa LaCour...EditorNadinia A. Davis

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Reflecting emerging trends in today's health information management,Health Information Technology, 3rd Editioncovers everything from electronic health records and collecting healthcare data to coding and compliance. It prepares you for a role as a Registered Health Information Technician, one in which you not only file and keep accurate records but serve as a healthcare analyst who translates data into useful, quality information that can control costs and further research. This edition includes new full-color illustrations and easy access to definitions of daunting terms and acronyms. Written by expert educators Nadinia Davis and Melissa LaCour, this book also offers invaluable preparation for the HIT certification exam.

  • Workbook exercisesin the book help you review and apply key concepts immediately after you've studied the core topics.
  • Clear writing style and easy reading levelmakes reading and studying more time-efficient.
  • Chapter learning objectiveshelp you prepare for the credentialing exam by corresponding to the American Health Information Management Association's (AHIMA) domains and subdomains of the Health Information Technology (HIT) curriculum.
  • A separateConfidentiality and Compliancechaptercovers HIPAA privacy regulations.
  • Job descriptions in every chapteroffer a broad view of the field and show career options following graduation and certification.
  • Student resources on the Evolve companion websiteinclude sample paper forms and provide an interactive learning environment.
  • NEW! Full-color illustrationsaid comprehension and help you visualize concepts.
  • UPDATED informationaccurately depicts today's technology, including records processing in the EHR and hybrid environments, digital storage concerns, information systems implementation, and security issues, including HITECH's impact on HIPAA regulations.
  • NEW! Glossary terms and definitions plus acronyms/abbreviations in the marginsprovide easy access to definitions of key vocabulary and confusing abbreviations.
  • NEW!Go Tosin the marginscross-reference the textbook by specific chapters.
  • NEWCodingboxes in the marginsprovide examples of common code sets.
  • Over 100 NEW vocabulary terms and definitionsensure that the material is current and comprehensive.
  • NEWPatient Care PerspectiveandCareer Tipsat the end of chapters include examples of important HIM activities in patient care and customer service.

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Reflecting emerging trends in today's health information management,Health Information Technology, 3rd Editioncovers everything from electronic health records and collecting healthcare data to coding and compliance. It prepares you for a role as a Registered Health Information Technician, one in which you not only file and keep accurat...

Format:OtherDimensions:604 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:March 27, 2014Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323292208

ISBN - 13:9780323292207

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Table of Contents

1. Healthcare Delivery Systems

2. Collecting Healthcare Data

3. Electronic Health Records

4. Acute Care Hospital Records

5. Health Information Processing

6. Code Sets

7. Reimbursement

8. Specialty Settings

9. Managing Health Records

10. Statistics

11. Quality and Uses of Health Information

12. Confidentiality and Compliance

13. HIM Department Management

14. Training and Development

Appendix A: Sample Paper Records

Appendix B: Sample Electronic Health Records

EHR Implementation RFP Checklist

Appendix C: Minimum Data Set

Appendix D: Using Microsoft Excel to Perform Calculations

Glossary

Index