HIM and IT are Merging

HIM and IT are Merging


Discussion: The response to the facilitator’s original post should be a minimum of 250 words and must be supported by at least four scholarly sources from google scholar. References should include a scholarly source outside your textbook. References and citations are required for your initial and response posts.

1 Select current technology used in healthcare today? Discuss how HIM and IT are merging.

Complete: For this assignment, write a narrative essay (minimum 1500 words) in which you address and discuss the questions and statements listed below. Use at least four scholarly sources and remember to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the READ and ATTEND sections in your essay. Cite your sources in APA format.

When we work in health information technology, one of the areas we serve is those who work in billing and coding. How would understanding medical terminology help a billing clerk? How can you help foster this as a technology professional? How might you implement training where it’s needed? Be sure to use at least four sources and use APA format.