Health information management

Compiling and retrieving up-to-date information on patients' illnesses, injuries, and medical history is more important than ever for effective medical care. This video focuses on opportunities in the field of healthcare information management and technology. Examples of HIM-related positions a...

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Corporate Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Films Media Group.

Meridian Education Corporation.
Format: Movie Electronic
Language:English
Published (Most Recently):New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2002.
Series:Working in health care.
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Summary:Compiling and retrieving up-to-date information on patients' illnesses, injuries, and medical history is more important than ever for effective medical care. This video focuses on opportunities in the field of healthcare information management and technology. Examples of HIM-related positions are covered-including medical billing specialist, diagnostic and procedural coder, and privacy officer-along with the two main types of schooling that precede a HIM career: an associate degree leading to work as a Registered Health Information Technician, and a baccalaureate degree required for employment as a Registered Record Administrator. Patient confidentiality is an important subject in the video.
Language Notes:Closed-captioned.
General Notes:Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 11, 2006.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description:1 streaming video file (15 min.) : sd., col., digital file + instructional materials (online)
System Details:Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Restrictions:Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.