Health Information Management: Principles and Organization for Health Information Services / Edition 5

Health Information Management: Principles and Organization for Health Information Services / Edition 5

by Margaret A. Skurka
     
 

This is the fifth edition of the definitive reference source on the management of health records. Health Information Management provides the basic guidelines on content and structure, analysis, assessment, and improvement of information critical to every health care organization. This thoroughly revised and updated edition reflects the significant changes in

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This is the fifth edition of the definitive reference source on the management of health records. Health Information Management provides the basic guidelines on content and structure, analysis, assessment, and improvement of information critical to every health care organization. This thoroughly revised and updated edition reflects the significant changes in the field and the most current and successful practices most notably, the computerization of record operations and systems, and of the record itself.

This updated edition is a collection of chapters from leading health information management educators and practitioners. In addition to new chapters that cover concepts of the electronic patient record, as well as privacy and confidentiality, there is substantial new information on HIPAA and ambulatory payment categories. The book also includes new information about topics such as

  • Accreditation standards and regulatory standards
  • Coding changes
  • Compliance
  • Data quality management
  • E-health as part of the e-patient record
  • Information security
  • Quality management
  • Reimbursement and payment systems
  • And much more

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787959777
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/31/2003
Series:
J-B AHA Press Series, #19
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

The Editor.

The Contributors.

1 Health Information Management and the Health Care Institution (Faye Pickett).

2 Content and Structure of the Health Record (Linda S. Kiger).

3 The Emergence of Electronic Patient Record Systems (Desla R. Mancilla).

4 Information-Capture Design and Principles (Linda S. Kiger).

5 Health Record Analysis (Nancy Coffman-Kadish).

6 Numbering and Filing Systems (Nancy Coffman-Kadish).

7 Secondary Health Data (Nancy Coffman-Kadish).

8 Coding, Compliance, and Reimbursement (Elizabeth A. Contant).

9 Health Care Databases and Statistics (Nancy Coffman-Kadish).

10 Quality Management and Performance Improvement (Linda S. Kiger).

11 Preservation of Health Records (Linda S. Kiger).

12 Location, Space, and Equipment Requirements (Linda S. Kiger).

AHIMA Position Statement: Privacy Officer.

AHIMA Sample: (Chief) Privacy Officer Job Description.

Index.

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