Essentials of Health Information Management: Principles and Practices

Front Cover
Cengage Learning, Mar 2, 2010 - Medical - 432 pages
ESSENTIALS OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, Second Edition, is a comprehensive book that presents your first semester students with both theoretical and practical applications of health information management. The authors' dynamic and unique approach to this topic targets those students who respond best to hands-on and visual learning.
Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Health Care Delivery Systems
1
Health Information Management Professionals ...
35
Health Care Settings
53
The Patient Record Hospital Physician Office and Alternate Care Settings ...
69
Electronic Health Records
107
Content of the Patient Record Inpatient Outpatient and Physician Office ...
119
Numbering Filing Systems and Record Storage Circulation ...
205
Indexes Registers and Health Data Collection ...
235
Legal Aspects of Health Information Management ...
263
Introduction to Coding and Reimbursement ...
303
Glossary
331
Bibliography
355
Index
357
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2010)

Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Health Information Technology Department at Mohawk Valley Community College in Utica, New York. She also teaches in the Health Information Management Department at Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner, Massachusetts. Ms. Green held the position of SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Physical and Life Sciences Department at the State University of New York, College of Technology from 1984 through 2016. An active member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), Ms. Green has been recognized both for her excellence in teaching and for her significant contributions to the health information management profession. She has earned numerous awards, including the State University of New York Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, Alfred State College's Alumni Association Teacher of the Year, Who's Who Among America's Teachers and AHIMA's FORE Triumph Educator Award. Ms. Green is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), a Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association (FAHIMA) and a Certified Procedural Coder (CPC). She earned a B.S. from Daemen College and an M.P.S. degree from Alfred University. Ms. Green has authored three successful textbooks related to coding and health information management.

Mary Jo Bowie, MS, BS, AAS, RHIA, RHIT, is director of the Health Information Management and Medical Coding program at Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner, Massachusetts, and owner of Health Information Professional Services in Binghamton, New York. Widely respected in the field, Ms. Bowie has consulted with health facilities for more than 30 years, has conducted national training seminars on coding and health information management topics and regularly speaks at regional and national professional events. In addition to creating content for Cengage, Ms. Bowie develops instructional content for ICD-10-CM/PCS, CPT/HCPCS and Health Data courses and teaches a variety of Health Information Technology courses. She is a registered Health Information Administrator, Accredited Health Information Technician, an AHIMA ICD-10-CM/PCS-approved trainer and an active member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Her education credentials include Associate of Arts, Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees.

Bibliographic information