Tatheana Nolden #25103
HCA Valdez- Med. Info. System
Aug. 3, 2016
Homework Assignment #2
What is the advantage of Joint Commission accreditation?
Strengthens community confidence in the quality and safety of care,
treatment and services
provides a compe
1. What is the difference between a diagnosis of comorbidity and complication? By analyzing the
procedures performed and the principal diagnosis and secondary diagnoses of comorbidity or
complication (if any), a compu
1.What is the name of the paper document explaining the insurance payment to the provider?
When the claim is received by the insurance plan, it is adjudicated. If the claim is correct, a payment is
sent to the provide
1.List the three ways in which documents can be organized in paper charts.
A method called the source-oriented record method organizes the contents of the chart according to the
source of the document. For example, ph
Homework assignment 2
1. What is the advantage of Joint Commission accreditation?
The Joint Commission establishes the optimum standards for patient care, medical documentation, and
clinical data. Facilities adhering to these stan
1. What is the definition of an EHR? Many social forces and practical reasons are causing healthcare
providers to change from paper health records to electronic health records (EHRs). Social reasons include
Homework assignment 1
1. What is the difference between an ambulatory care and acute care facilities?
Ambulatory care is defined as care received by the patient that does not require or involve an overnight
stay. This type of care