Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
Dictionary of Health Information Technology and Security
No current Talk conversations about this book.
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0826149952, Paperback)
Over 10,000 Detailed Entries!
"There is a myth that all stakeholders in the healthcare space understand the meaning of basic information technology jargon. In truth, the vernacular of contemporary medical information systems is unique, and often misused or misunderstood Moreover, an emerging national Heath Information Technology (HIT) architecture; in the guise of terms, definitions, acronyms, abbreviations and standards; often puts the non-expert medical, nursing, public policy administrator or paraprofessional in a position of maximum uncertainty and minimum productivity The Dictionary of Health Information Technology and Security will therefore help define, clarify and explain...You will refer to it daily."
layman, purchaser, and benefits manager physician, provider and healthcare facility payer, intermediary and consulting professional
Key Benefits & Features Include:
New HIT, HIPAA, WHCQA, HITPA, and NEPSI terminology Abbreviations, acronyms, and slang-terms defined Illustrations and simple examples Cross-references to current research
(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:25:26 -0400)
With over 10,000 entries (including more than 5000 definitions, 3000 abbreviations and acronyms, and 2000 resources and readings), this work provides a comprehensive guide to the health care industry. It covers the language of every healthcare IT industry sector, explains confusing acronyms and abbreviations, and offers a global coverage.
RatingAverage: No ratings.
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.