Health Information Management and Assessment/Code Sets/Reimbursement/Health Information Management Issues in Other Care Settings/Managing Health Records and StatisticsQuality and Uses of Health Information including confidentiality and compliance
TEXT: Title:Health Information Technology, 3rd Edition
Author:Nadinia A. Davisand Melissa LaCour
eBook or Physical text:Physical
NOTE: Please 2 references, and 155 words for each discussion. I live in Brooklyn NY.
Discussion: Health Information Management Processing
Health information managers / professionals have a variety of different roles that they are responsible for with regard to record keeping. Which role do you feel is the most important and why Which one do you think will be the most challenging for you to implement and why What steps could you take to address this challenge
Discussion: Code Sets
How would you handle the situation if you were asked to code something that is in direct violation of the code
Imagine you are employed as an account professional in a health care organization. Which type of health insurance do you feel would be the most challenging to submit for reimbursement and in obtaining cooperation in obtaining payment
Discussion: Health Information Management Issues in Other Care Settings
Select and discuss an allied health profession that you do not know much about. You may select an allied health profession you are interested in pursuing if you would like to learn more about the responsibilities of the profession. Discuss the principal occupation settings of this profession and some of the pros and potential challenges that they face.
Discussion: Managing Health Records and Statistics
Identify a health care facility in your area. What type of disaster plan should this organization have in place What are three specific events that an HIM professional should prepare to prevent Think of the geographic location of your organization along with other geographic statistics that would impact the disaster planâ€™s design.
Discussion: Quality and Uses of Health Information including confidentiality and compliance
Locate the licensure regulations for your state. What are the provisions for the content of a health record What are the rules regarding the timeliness of completion of a record Locate any state laws regarding health information or medical records for your state. Are there retention statues Are references to the costs of providing copies of medical records Share your thoughts on whether you feel these are quite liberal or too strict. Examine your stateâ€™s regulations in relation to some of your peerâ€™s posts.
Discussion: HIM Department Management and Ongoing Training and Development
Select a topic associated with health information that would require educating the public in your community. Consider and discuss the community group or population that you will target. Prepare a brief presentation of the information you would provide. Ensure that you support the information with a budget including the estimated costs of the plan along with the potential revenue sources. Critique your peerâ€™s presentations as well.