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Careers in health information technology

Brian T. Malec

Careers in health information technology

by Brian T. Malec

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Medical informatics,
  • Information technology,
  • Vocational guidance

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBrian T. Malec, PhD
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR858 .M34 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 264 pages
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27178889M
    ISBN 100826129935
    ISBN 109780826129932
    LC Control Number2014016463
    OCLC/WorldCa879119473

    Job outlook for health information technology. People who earn a degree in health information technology can pursue entry-level positions such as a clinical documentation specialist, document imaging technician, health information clerk, medical records analyst, medical records coordinator, patient access representative and more. Working. Career Info for a Health Information Technology Degree. Health information technology degrees typically cover medical terminology, health information management and more.

      Occupational Therapist: Occupational therapists (OTs) help disabled, ill, and injured people to perform everyday activities, such as getting dressed or getting around the kitchen. They work in hospitals, schools, nursing homes, and more. Most OTs have either a master’s or a doctorate in occupational therapy, as well as a state license. Health regulations are constantly changing, and a Bachelor’s Degree with a Specialization in Health Information Management, you can stay up to date in the industry. In our online program, you’ll learn how to implement new technologies and help control costs in healthcare settings.

    Based on extensive experience in the field, this book will introduce readers to the principles and practices of Health Information Management through understanding of Health Information Technology and its application today. Topics covered in the book are based on the core competencies defined by AHIMA as well as HIPAA regulations and JACHO recommendations. Career Outlook for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians. Health information technicians have a positive job outlook, according to the BLS. This position is expected to see a 13% increase in employment from to


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