Higher Education

Medical Filing, 2nd Edition

  • Therese Claeys
  • ISBN-10: 0827381778  |  ISBN-13: 9780827381773
  • 112 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 1993
  • © 1997 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.00



The new edition of this worktext addresses such relevant issues as security and confidentiality, and covers numeric filing, alphabetic filing, cross-referencing, color coding, records control and computer assisted filing. Objectives, key terms and examples give students an understanding of medical filing procedures. Organized into seven units, including many examples, illustrations, "check your understanding" exercises, "check your knowledge" questions, application projects and a final exam. Completion time: 10-15 hours.

Features and Benefits

  • increased coverage of confidentiality issues and phonetic filing
  • expanded content on the computerized patient record and automated tracking systems
  • new terminology section provides quick reference
  • includes alternative storage methods such as microfilm and optical disk

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Therese Claeys

Therese Claeys is a consultant in the Health Information Management field.