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Employee Confidentiality Training for the Electronic Health Record: A Systematic Review of Literature

Author: VanderMolen, Julia; Prince, Alesha; Neu, Emily; DeKraker, Rachael

Source: Educational Perspectives in Health Informatics and Information Management

Publication Date: October 2015


Abstract


Introduction: The healthcare industry is an ever-changing field, and in recent years, the introduction of the electronic health record (EHR) has enabled hospitals to store and retrieve detailed patient information for use by healthcare providers, and sometimes patients, d....

Can Utilizing a Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) System Prevent Hospital Medical Errors and Adverse Drug Events?

Author: Charles, Krista; Cannon, Margaret; Hall, Robert; Coustasse, Alberto

Source: Perspectives in Health Information Management

Publication Date: October 2014


Abstract


Computerized provider order entry (CPOE) systems allow physicians to prescribe patient services electronically. In hospitals, CPOE essentially eliminates the need for handwritten paper orders and achieves cost savings through increased efficiency. The purpose of this rese....

ARRA Acronyms

Author: AHIMA

Source: AHIMA

Publication Date: December 07, 2010


AHRQ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality ANSI American National Standards Institute ARRA American Recovery and Reinvestment Act BA Business Associate BAA Business Associate Agreement CAH Critical Access Hospital CCHIT Certification Commission for Health Informa....

Personal Health Records

Author: AHIMA Library Staff

Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: October 29, 2008


(bibliography last updated October 2008)


----------. "Importance of Personal Health Records (PHRs) Draws Support of American College of Physicians (ACP)." ACP, December 7, 2006. http://www.acponline.org/pressroom/phrs.htm


----------. “Microsoft Launches Heal....

Word Power: a Glossary of Software Licensing Terms

Author: AHIMA

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: April 2006


This Software license agreement is entered into by and between Sample Software, Inc, a Delaware corporation with principal offices located at 100 Maple Lane, Chicago, Illinois 60601 ("Sample") and _________________, a corporation with principal offices located at ________________ ("Licensee") a....

Practice Toolkit: Long-term Care Research

Author: Dougherty, Michelle

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: April 2005


Research in long-term care (LTC) settings is critical to improving the quality of care and outcomes for residents. One challenge is keeping abreast of relevant studies. This column will focus on the International Severity Information Systems and Institute for Clinical Outcomes Research (ISIS/I....

Applied Research: Examining our Body of Knowledge

Author: AHIMA

Source: AHIMA Advantage

Publication Date: March 2004


HIM practice is undergoing immense change with significant implications for the entire healthcare industry. In times like these, who do you call? ghostbusters-the energy in your department is just wacky
a headhunter-maybe a nice quiet job, like with the local fire department, would be a re....

Using Ambulatory Data to Shape Planning

Author: Katzenberger, Philip

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: November 2002


The information age inundates us with data. The challenge is transforming the data into information that can be used for healthcare planning. In general, obtaining the data is easy but creating information from it begins by asking a few questions:
Who will use this data?
How does t....

Journal Q&A (7/02)

Author: AHIMA Professional Practice Team

Source: AHIMA Q and A

Publication Date: July 02, 2002

Q: Where can I go to locate an article I read last year in the Journal of AHIMA?


A: You can find a wealth of HIM information in the AHIMA Library, the Association’s online body of knowledge. Selected Journal articles from 1996 to 2000 are stored there, as well as most articles....

On the Line: Professional Practice Solutions

Author: Burrington-Brown, Jill

Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: July 2002


Q: I work in a clinic setting. An attorney has requested copies of a patient's entire record. The record includes reports dictated by one of the clinic physicians at a local hospital during the patient's hospitalization. The attorney has the patient's permission. Are we allowed under HIPAA to....

AHIMA Journal Index 1998-2002

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Source: AHIMA

Publication Date: January 02, 2002

Index of items published in the Journal of AHIMA from January 1998 to December 2002

URAC Offers Web Site Accreditation

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Source: Journal of AHIMA

Publication Date: October 2001


The American Accreditation HealthCare Commission (URAC) released the nation's first independent accreditation program for health Web sites. The standards are based on ethical principles and designed for the accreditation of consumer-oriented, online health resources. URAC received input f....

Quality Management

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Looking for information on quality management resources? Find the latest here.

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Reimbursement

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Looking for information on reimbursement resources? Find the latest here.

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HIPAA

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Need information on the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)? Here are the resources that outline the proposed regulations and assist you in implementing the HIPAA standards for administrative and financial transactions.



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Frequentl....

Accreditation Standards

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Looking for practical guidance on accreditation standards? Find resources on JCAHO accreditation requirements, ORYX, as well as other accreditation standards here.

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CPR Technology

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Looking for information on the latest healthcare information technology? Find the latest resources regarding the computerized patient record, emerging technologies, and information systems here.

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• Technology
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HIM Issues (rev.)

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Suffice it to say that today's healthcare executives have full plates. Government policies, consumer perceptions, accountability, budget restrictions, reorganizations and mergers, and new technologies are just a sample of what is on their plates. An understanding of the issues is just one of th....

Computerized Patient Records

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Computer-based patient records (CPR) have been a valuable instrument of change in healthcare organizations. Adopters of computer-based records have proven that they can improve the quality of care, contain costs, increase efficiency and provide greater access to care. Many healthcare experts be....

Bibliography of Diversity Resources

Author: AHIMA Diversity Task Force

Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001

Diversity Organizations

American Association of Medical Colleges—The Healthcare Professionals for Diversity coalition is coordinated by the Association of American Medical Colleges, and dedicated to educating both health professionals and the general public about the importance of di....

Security and Confidentiality

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Trust is an essential element in the relationship between patients and healthcare providers. With the increasing deployment of information technology, consumers are more concerned than ever about the confidentiality and security of health information. The primary goal of information confidentia....

Information Security

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Source: AHIMA bibliography

Publication Date: 2001


Need information on information security? Here are the resources on electronic signatures, Internet and network security, regulations, and more.

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