How to Run a Personal Record

Training tips for record-breaking distance running from the author of 4 Months to a 4-Hour Marathon. The only running book targeted specifically to help runners set a personal record, this indispensable guide offers specific training programs for each of...

Characteristics of Personal Health Records: Findings of the Medical Library Association/National Library of Medicine Joint Electronic Personal Health Record Task Force (Report)

INTRODUCTION The idea of connecting medical librarians and quality health information resources with personal health record (PHR) consumers was the rationale behind the formation of the Medical Library Association (MLA)/ National Library of Medicine (NLM) Joint Electronic Personal Health...

The Employees’ Quest for Medical Record Privacy Under the Family and Medical Leave Act.

The passage of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) was a boon to many workers as it afforded them the opportunity to take up to twelve weeks of unpaid work leave to address serious personal and family medical...

Implementing Electronic Patient Record and VIPS in Medical Hospital Wards: Evaluating Change in Quantity and Quality of Nursing Documentation by Using the Audit Instrument Cat-Ch-Ing.

Introduction Computerization of nursing documentation is ongoing in large parts of Norwegian health care services. Application of Electronic Patient Record (EPR) will influence how patients experience continuity of care and how nurses can perform safe care (1). Nursing documentation...

The Role of a Clinical Operations Analyst in Implementing a Successful Electronic Medical Record.

Once an organizational decision is made to commit to an electronic medical record (EMR), concerted efforts to develop an effective implementation strategy soon follow. Successful implementation must result in the buy-in and willing participation of the medical staff. Physician...

The Electronic Medical Record System: Health Care Marvel Or Morass? (Surfing the Information Technology Wave) (Patient Privacy)

FRONT PAGE STORIES IN THE BOSTON GLOBE (“Computerized Medical Records Put Privacy On Line,” “Attorney General’s Office Examining Privacy Of HMO Files,” and “Patient’s Files Allegedly Used for Obscene Calls” *) have reported that patients of a well known...

Medical Record Coder

The Medical Record Coder Passbook® prepares you for your test by allowing you to take practice exams in the subjects you need to study. It provides hundreds of questions and answers in the areas that will likely be covered on your...