HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Entire Course HCR 210 Entire Course • HCR 210 Week 1 CheckPoint Patient Self-Determination Act • HCR 210 Week 1 DQ 1 and DQ 2 • HCR 210 Week 2 CheckPoint Records Administrators and Technicians • HCR 210 Week 2 Assignment U.S. Health Care Settings • HCR 210 Week 3 CheckPoint Record Formats • HCR 210 Week 4 Assignment Interview Data (Appendix B) • HCR 210 Week 5 CheckPoint Alphabetic Filing • HCR 210 Week 5 CheckPoint Numeric Filing (Appendix E) • HCR 210 Week 5 DQ 1 and DQ 2 • HCR 210 Week 6 CheckPoint Record Organization • HCR 210 Week 6 Assignment Record Controls
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 1 CheckPoint Patient Self-Determination Act HCR 210 Week 1 DQ 1 and DQ 2 • Resource: P. 10 of Essentials of Health Information Management: Principles and Practices • Discuss, in 250 to 300 words, the effect of the Patient Self-Determination Act on health care delivery. Consider how you think records management procedures have had to respond to this piece of legislation. • Select an accreditation agency and name an area of records management that is affected by its guidelines. How does accreditation affect the practical activities of record management in hospitals? Respondto classmates by discussing how the handling of medical records may differ in a hospital that follows accredited procedures from a hospital that adopts its own policies.
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 2 Assignment U.S. Health Care Settings HCR 210 Week 2 CheckPoint Records Administrators and Technicians • Article/Case Law Search. Find an article or a current legal case involving a critical regulatory issue in health care for discussion in class. Write a 700-1,050 word analysis and be prepared to present how the issue in the article/case relates to the nature, sources and functions of the law. See “Article/Case Law Search” in the materials section of the rEsource page for more information. • What is one type of contract commonly found in health care? Please identify and describe.
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 3 CheckPoint Record Formats HCR 210 Week 3 DQ 1 and DQ 2 • What challenges and trends do you see in your workplace relating to employment law? • How might a novice confuse the following advance directives within the Patient Self-Determination Act when distinguishing information as administrative or clinical?
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 4 Assignment Interview Data (Appendix B) HCR 210 Week 4 Exercise Career Self-Reflection • What is one way that a health care professional can protect himself/herself from liability? • Exercise: Career Self-Reflection I • Complete Appendix D. • Post your completed Appendix D as an attachment.
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 5 CheckPoint Alphabetic Filing HCR 210 Week 5 DQ 1 and DQ 2 • Submit Employee Handbook Non-Discrimination Section. Each Learning Team should prepare a 1,050 - 1,750 word section of an employee handbook addressing the issue of workplace equity and non-discrimination in a health care organization. Consider the following questions in drafting your handbook section: • Assignment: Alternative Financing Plans • Complete Problem 14 on p. 184 of Foundations of Financial Management.
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 6 Assignment Record Controls. HCR 210 Week 7 CheckPoint Internet Databases • Resources: Interview Data Threads and Ch. 6 of Essentials of Health Information Management: Principles and Practices • Recall the Interview Data Threads from the Week Four assignment where you posted the information from your interviews. • Discuss in 250 to 300 words the benefits and the concerns of having medical information electronically stored in an Internet database which does not limit the use of patient records to a doctor’s office.
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 8 Assignment Releasing Protected Health Information. HCR 210 Week 8 Exercise Career Self-Reflection II • Resource: Ch. 8 of Essentials of Health Information Management: Principles and Practices • Summarize when covered entities may release protected health information only with a patient’s consent and when they may release it without consent, for each category: • How do we balance the need for patients to be involved in health care treatment decisions without imposing such burdens on providers that they are prevented from providing effective and timely diagnosis and treatment?
HCR 210Tutorials HCR 210 Week 9 Final Project Happy Health Medical Clinic • You have been hired as the records manager for Happy Health Medical Clinic, a medium-sized, general practice about to start up business. Whereas this medical facility hopes to have everything computerized at some point in the future, that is not currently the case. Therefore basic patient information is located on the computer, but medical information is only found in paper files.