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Health information technology, 2d ed.


Health information technology, 2d ed.

Davis, Nadinia and Melissa LaCour.

Elsevier Saunders


532 pages




Updating the 2002 text, health information management specialists Davis (Kean U., Union, New Jersey) and LaCour (Delgado Community College, New Orleans) introduce this growing field. Chapters covering such core topics as the practicalities of collecting health care data and coding for reimbursement, and the ethical/legal issues involved in using health information, include professional profiles, application exercises, and review questions. Appended material includes sample paper and electronic records, software use for patient assessment and tracking and calculations, and a glossary. Ancillary online student resources are available.

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