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Electronic Health Records: Understanding and Using Computerized Medical Records, 2nd Edition

By Richard Gartee

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 24, 2011


ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS: UNDERSTANDING AND USING COMPUTERIZED MEDICAL RECORDS, 2/e is the complete “learn by doing” text for everyone who must use an electronic health records system, including doctors, nurses, medical assistants, physician assistants, and other medical office staff. It provides a thorough understanding of EHR tasks and functional benefits that is continuously reinforced by actual EHR experiences. Updated to reflect the latest EHR rules, regulations, and innovations, this new edition also contains 50% more hands-on guided and critical thinking exercises utilizing real EHR software. Improvements also include a full chapter on electronic orders and results; new workflow examples; shorter chapters that more easily accommodate 12-week courses; and a revised, clarified discussion of E&M billing codes.


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Table of Contents



About the Author



1. Electronic Health Records–An Overview

2. Functional EHR Systems

3. Learning Medical Record Software

4. Increased Familiarity with the Software

5.  Data Entry At The Point of Care

6.  Understanding Electronic Orders

Comprehensive Evaluation Chapters 1 through 6


7.  Problem Lists, Results Management, and Trending

8.  Data Entry Using Flow Sheets and Anatomical Drawings

9.  Using the EHR to Improve Patient Health

10.  Privacy and Security of Health Records

11.  Using the Internet to Expedite Patient Care

12.  EHR Coding and Reimbursement

Comprehensive Evaluation Chapters 7 through 12



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