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Health IT Basics

Build Health Technology Credibility! Join HIT industry expert Brian Johnson for detailed lessons to gain skills in HIT.
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Stone River eLearning
1,088 students enrolled
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Serve as a trusted technology adviser to medical professionals
Make wise selections of computer hardware and other digital technology for medical sites, with an understanding of the special IT requirements of healthcare environments
Support HIPAA and Meaningful Use compliance to protect privacy and security, helping providers meet government IT requirements
Assist providers in selecting the best Electronic Health Record (EHR) platform for a particular medical site
Implement EHR and other digital technology at medical sites
Demonstrate understanding of the System Delivery Life Cycle (SDLC) and how it applies to health IT, enabling oversight of HIT implementation
Select robust encryption technology to meet provider needs, while understanding the importance of encryption for compliance and security in healthcare environments
Recognize common industry terminology and acronyms, reinforcing industry credibility

Healthcare Technology is a rapid growth industry, with increasing demand for skilled IT professionals who understand digital technology and the unique needs of healthcare clients and environments.

When you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Identify and deploy the best technology for medical sites
  • Understand implementation methodology for healthcare environments
  • Manage EHR rollout and digital technology projects
  • Explain HIPAA, HITECH, and Meaningful Use compliance requirements.
  • Select proper encryption technology and employ encryption techniques in practice.
  • Define most frequently used health technology terminology and much moreā€¦

The course is edited and narrated by industry expert Brian Johnson, Senior Director of Online Education at 4Medapproved. Brian has years of instructional experience in Health IT Security topics and has a unique talent for making complex subjects accessible and easy to understand.

Each topic area is presented through dynamic animated video, which will highlight important concepts and training goals. Downloadable support materials are also included. All lectures are followed by a brief assessment to cement comprehension. The final exam will help you to confirm your knowledge.

This proven learning method helps to maximize retention while accommodating busy schedules and flexible training timelines.

Developments in Health IT and Privacy Regulations

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Developments in HIT

This lecture describes developments in health IT, including the formation of the ONC, the creation of EHR incentives through the HITECH Act, and related revisions to HIPAA.

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Lecture 1 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for Developments in HIT will help you to prepare for the final exam.

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Meaningful Use and HIPAA

This lecture provides an overview of HIPAA, including the Privacy Rule, the Security Rule, the changes brought by the HITECH Act, and guidelines for meeting the HIPAA requirements of Meaningful Use.

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Lecture 2 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for Meaningful Use and HIPAA will help you to prepare for the final exam.

Best IT Infrastructure, EHR Implementation, and Encryption

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Implementing Best IT Infrastructure for Medical Sites

This lecture provides an overview of how best to select and implement the best IT infrastructure for a medical organization.

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Lecture 3 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for Implementing Best IT Infrastructure for Medical Sites will help you to prepare for the final exam.

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EHR Implementation Methodology

This lecture describes how the System Delivery Life Cycle (SDLC) applies to EHR implementation, including planning, analysis, design, build, testing, training, go-live, and post-go-live stages.

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Lecture 4 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for EHR Implementation Methodology will help you to prepare for the final exam.

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Encryption for Healthcare Environments

Encryption is vital to digital security for medical environments, both directly as a security measure and because it greatly reduces the risk of data breach and federal investigation.

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Lecture 5 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz on Encryption for Healthcare Environments will help you to prepare for the final exam.

Health IT Acronyms

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EHR, Meaningful Use, and HIT Acronyms

Healthcare IT presents a forbidding alphabet soup of acronyms. This lecture unpacks these acronyms and offers brief descriptions of EHR, Meaningful Use, and HIT acronyms.

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Lecture 6 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for EHR, Meaningful Use, and HIT Acronyms will help you to prepare for the final exam.

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HIPAA and Digital Security Acronyms

Healthcare IT presents a forbidding alphabet soup of acronyms. This lecture unpacks these acronyms and offers brief descriptions of HIPAA and Digital Security acronyms.

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Lecture 7 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for HIPAA and Digital Security Acronyms will help you to prepare for the final exam.

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Organizational Acronyms

Healthcare IT presents a forbidding alphabet soup of acronyms. This lecture unpacks these acronyms and offers brief descriptions of organizational acronyms.

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Lecture 8 Review Quiz

The ten question review quiz for Organizational Acronyms will help you to prepare for the final exam.

CHITP Final Exam

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CHITP Final Exam

The Final Exam is 50 questions and cumulative for all lectures.

Bonus Material

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Bonus Lecture: Course Discounts
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