Assignment 1:

Imagine you are the office manager at a small doctor’s office. As the office manager, you are in charge of educating new hires.

Write a 700- to 1,050-word reference guide describing electronic data interchange (EDI).

Include the following in your summary:

Define EDI.
Explain how using EDI facilitates electronic transactions.
Explain how HIPAA has changed how health care information is transmitted in EDI.
Describe the relationship between Electronic Health Records, reimbursement, HIPAA, and EDI transactions.
Cite a minimum of two outside sources.


Assignment 2:

Write a 150- to 350-word response to the following:

Discuss at least two components described in the “Billing Workflow” section in Ch. 10 ofHealth Information and Technology Management.
How do these components affect health care reimbursement?
2 components–patient billing and insurance claim