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Helpful Links
1. NJ Health Information Technology Website
New Jersey State Health Information Technology Commission website.
2. Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) is the healthcare industry's membership organization exclusively focused on providing leadership for the optimal use of healthcare information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare.
3. Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT)
The Certification Commission is a recognized certification body for electronic health records and their networks, and a private, nonprofit initiative.
4. Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)
MGMA is the nation's principal voice for the medical group practice profession.
5. Healthcare Informatics
CIO-level publication specializing in issues of system selection, project management, enterprise integration, change management and budgeting.
6. iHealthBeat
iHealthBeat is a free, daily news digest reporting on technology's impact on health care.
7. Medical Economics
Business resources for office-based physicians. Info on medical practice management, patient relations, & malpractice as well as physician compensation and salary. Expert advice for doctors on coding, technology (EHR/EMR), career, & personal finances.
8. Health Management Technology
The Magazine for Healthcare Information Technology Systems Solutions
 
What is HIT? What is HI?
What is Health Information Technology?
Health Information Technology refers to the framework used to manage health information,and the exchange ofhealth information in a digital format.Professionals who work in health IT are focused on the technical side of managing health information, working with software and hardware used to manage and store patient data. HIT professionals are usually from Information Technology backgrounds, and provide support for electronic health records and othersystems HIM professionalsuse to secure health information.