Health Information Technology Program

Internet Resources

American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA): www.ahima.org
Health Information Management: http://www.ama- assn.org/ama1/pub/upload/mm/40/healthinfoman0809.pdf
HIM Certifications/Credentials: http://www.ahima.org/certification/
AHMIA: RHIT credentials: http://www.ahima.org/certification/rhit.asp
AHIMA: Coding Specialist: http://www.ahima.org/coding/coding_specialist.asp
AHIMA Career Counseling: http://www.ahima.org/careers/career_counseling.asp
Career Change to HIM: http://www.ahima.org/careers/tools/non_traditional_sm.ppt#281,14,Slide 14

Owning your Personal Health Records …….

My Personal Health Record: http://www.myphr.com/

More associations to join in the Health Information Management profession……
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS): http://www.himss.org/ASP/index.asp
HHS.gov: http://www.hhs.gov/healthit/
International Federation of Health Records Organizations (IFHRO): http://www.ifhro.org/
The future of Health Information Management……..
Emerging Issues in Health Information Management: http://www.ahima.org/emerging_issues/
Electronic Health Record Adoption: http://www.ahqa.org/pub/education/224_1034_4727.cfm
Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT): http://www.cchit.org/
Internet Resources for Health Information Professionals:
http://library.ahima.org/xpedio/groups/public/documents/ahima/
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