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ISBN-10 0132962233ISBN-13 9780132962230
ISBN-10 0789749297ISBN-13 9780789749291
Author(s): Joy Dark; Jean Andrews
Publisher: Pearson Certification
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 416

This study guide helps you master all the topics on the new Healthcare IT Technician HIT-001 exam, including

  • Healthcare IT roles and trends

  • Standards agencies, laws, and regulations

  • HIPAA controls and compliance

  • Record retention, disposal, and archiving

  • Comprehensive coverage of health IT security

  • EHR/EMR access roles and responsibilities

  • Setup and troubleshooting for EHR/EMR PCs, servers, and networks

  • Legal best practices, requirements, and documentation

  • Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Additional Practice Test

    In this best-of-breed study guide, two leading experts bring together all the knowledge, preparation hints, and test-taking tips you’ll need to succeed on your CompTIA HIT-001 exam, and transition into a successful Healthcare IT career. Their concise, focused approach explains each exam objective from a practical, real-world perspective, helping you quickly identify weaknesses, strengthen conceptual understanding and hands-on skills, and retain everything you’ll need to know.

    Every feature of this book is designed to support both efficient exam preparation and long-term mastery:

  • Opening Topics Lists define the topics you’ll need to learn in each chapter, with numbering linked directly to official exam objectives

  • Concise Tables and Figures bring together knowledge in an easy-to-use format

  • Exam Tips call attention to the information that’s most crucial to know for the exam

  • Notes provide deeper context and links to additional information

  • Key Terms definitions and a complete glossary explain all of the field’s essential terminology

  • HIT in the Real World stories link concepts to real HIT work environments

  • Chapter Summaries help you quickly review every key topic

  • Acronym Drills reinforce learning of important acronyms

  • Review Quizzes help you gauge your knowledge; all answers are provided and explained at the end of the book

  • Practical Application critical thinking questions deepen your understanding