Healthcare in the U.S. - Research Project K. Abbott
1. Organization of healthcare delivery in the U.S.
2. Healthcare organizations structure and operation
3. External standards, regulations, and intiatives (ie: licensure, certification, accreditation,
CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATICS
Consumer health informatics is the branch of medical informatics that analyzes consumers
needs for information; studies and implements methods for making information accessible to
consumers; and models and integrates consumers
Present on Admission: Where We Are Now - by Gail Garrett, RHIT
Hospitals have nearly two years of POA reporting under their belts. With time, effort, and
updates, assigning POA indicators is becoming routine business for coding professionals.
For the past
Healthcare Around the World - Comparative Analysis K. Abbott
Discuss the method of funding the specific country's healthcare system (ie: direct/out-of-pocket, general
taxation, social health insurance, voluntary/private health insurance, donations/ commun
Paper No. 9 - Overview of AHIMA's Comments on EHR Cert. Standards
I really enjoyed this paper, especially as I am a Certified HIPAA Professional and I am the
Privacy Site Coordinator for my regional facility and the surrounding area (encompassing about
Getting Involved HIM State, Regional or National Association
Clinical Affiliation - HR215 816161S (11/27/2016)
Getting Involved in your regional or state HIM association or even at a national level is a
great way to network and provide even more opportuni
Paper #8 Preparing for Meaningful Use Karen Abbott
Once again, paper #8 discussed the ways in which organizations can begin their preparations
for the meaningful use program.
As discussed in recent papers, involvement in the meaningful use program pays Me
Quality Improvement Karen Abbott
Instructions: In a minimum of 300 words, describe how the transition to an electronic
health record will impact the quality of patient care.
Upon research it seems that a few of the key criteria behind EHR selection are:
Paper No. 6b Clinical Quality Measures for Hospitals
I agree with several of you, and do admit that this paper, to me, was not as interesting as some of the
others and in fact seemed a little repetitive. However, I did find that this white-paper gave a pr
Healthcare Around the World - Where I would choose to live Karen Abbott
I also chose Norway, I teetered between Norway and Japan; but chose Norway for the some of
the same reasons as my peer. In Norway all hospitals are funded by the public as part of the
Employment Discussion Forum K. Abbott
This is a rather difficult post for me.
I have been in healthcare for the past 36, almost 37 years. I initially had no skills other than being
a wife and mommy; unfortunately that does not pay the bills when you are s