Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information Management

Author: Dana C. McWay

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0357461657

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 480

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Gain a critical, thorough understanding of the complex legal and ethical principles that govern health information management (HIM) with McWay's LEGAL AND ETHICAL ASPECTS OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT, 5E. Designed to help you successfully navigate today's legal issues, this edition focuses on law and ethics as they relate to HIM. You examine the latest information on the role of social media in health care as well as future legal and ethical trends in health care IT. Expanded coverage explores developments and regulations impacting data privacy and protection, substance abuse, patient rights, and patient confidentiality. New critical-thinking exercises, case studies, and enrichment activities emphasize the practicality of what you are learning while helping you refine problem-solving skills. All content reflects current CAHIIM standards. Written by a seasoned HIM professional and lawyer, this edition provides a complete solution for understanding the legal and ethical concerns that safeguard health care information today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Legal Aspects of Health Information Management

Author: Dana C. McWay

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780827355767

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 302

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Managers of health information have a professional stake in understanding the legal requirements designed to safeguard health care information. This new text provides learners with an understanding of the legal principles that govern patient information. Actual cases related to health care underscore the relationship between the law and health information.This comprehensive text covers all legal aspects of the Health Information Management field. The first chapters introduce the American legal system, legal procedures and principles of liability. Subsequent chapters build on this information by presenting information on patient record requirements, access to health information, confidentiality, computerized records, and other areas.(HIM, legal)
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Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals

Author: George D. Pozgar

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449647758

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 559

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Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Third Edition provides the reader with a clear understanding of the law and ethics as it relates to health care dilemmas. The practical application of ethics in the health care setting is accomplished by interspersing the thoughts of great minds through Quotes and the real world of Newspaper Articles, patient experiences through People Stories, provider and organizational experiences through Reality Checks, and Legal Case Studie.
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Today's Health Information Management

An Integrated Approach

Author: Dana C. McWay

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9781418001438

Category: Medical

Page: 482

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Today's Health Information Management reflects the recent trends and developments in technology, law, and organizational management that have changed the HIM profession. This book guides the health information professional in performing a more central role in the delivery of health care than ever before, addressing both the principles and practices of health information management. The integrated approach highlights the interplay of informatics, e-HIM, and HIPAA contextually as each topic relates to each chapter.
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Law and Ethics for Pharmacy Technicians

Author: Jahangir Moini

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285827325

Category: Medical

Page: 272

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LAW AND ETHICS FOR PHARMACY TECHNICIANS, 2nd Edition explores the legal and ethical landscape surrounding pharmacy technician careers today. Interactive and thought-provoking, the text uses case studies to draw you into real-life legal and ethical dilemmas, which enhances critical thinking and broadens your perspectives. Beginning with an overview of liability as it applies to pharmacy technicians, chapters progress through state and federal regulations, ethics in pharmacy practice, HIPAA, workplace safety, and other key topics recommended by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP). Engaging features also include end-of-chapter questions, highlighted state regulations, a glossary, and eight in-depth appendices on important topics ranging from Medication Errors to State Boards. More than a text, LAW AND ETHICS FOR PHARMACY TECHNICIANS, 2nd Edition is an essential reference that helps you thrive in your ever-expanding pharmacy technician role and at any stage of your career. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration

Author: George D. Pozgar

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 0763780499

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 602

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The most trusted resource in healthcare law is this classic text from George Pozgar, now completely revised. With new case studies in each chapter, The 11th edition will provide your students with the most up-to-date information on the newest laws affecting the healthcare industry. The 11th edition presents a wide range of health care topics in a comprehensible and engaging manner that will carefully guide your students through the complex maze of the legal system. This is a book they will hold on to throughout their careers. Course instruction is made easy with helpful instructor resources such as PowerPointTM slides, Instructor’s Manual, TestBank, answers to chapter review questions, and more. PRAISE for the 10th Edition "Like the previous editions, this handy, easy-to-read reference is a practical, at-your-fingertips resource that concisely explains key issues and elements of the legal aspects of healthcare administration. The information is reliably accurate and objective. Once again, this edition rightfully deserves a permanent place on the bookshelves of today's healthcare innovators, thinkers, scholars, learners, and leaders." —Doody's Book Review Service, June 2008 Doody's Rating: 5 STARS!
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Legal Aspects of Health Care Administration

Author: Pozgar

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 1284127176

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 628

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This authoritative guide presents a wide range of health care topics in a comprehensible and engaging manner that will carefully guide your students through the complex maze of the legal system. With new case studies and news clippings in each chapter, the 13th edition continues to serve as an ideal introduction to the legal and ethical issues in the healthcare workplace.
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Legal and Ethical Aspects of Healthcare

Author: Sheila McLean,J. K. Mason

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781841101286

Category: Law

Page: 252

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This book provides a unique and in-depth coverage of ethical and moral issues in medicine and their legal implications.
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Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in Medical Informatics

Author: Duquenoy, Penny

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 1599047829

Category: Computers

Page: 320

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The utilization of information and communication technologies in almost all spheres of modern society has changed the social picture in significant ways while simultaneously leading to tensions with regard to traditional ethical and legal practices—particularly given the global context of its application. Where these technologies impact on the practice and implementation of healthcare, it is vital to recognize the extent and nature of the ethical and social impact both at the level of professional practice and the patient. Ethical, Legal and Social Issues in Medical Informatics presents a fundamental compendium of research on the ethical, social, and legal issues facing the healthcare industry as it adopts information technologies to provide fast, efficient, and cost effective healthcare. An essential resource for every reference library, this comprehensive book offers a multidisciplinary perspective, drawing from the expertise of a wide variety of global industries including law, ethics, medicine, philosophy, and computer science.
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