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  • Database Design: What HIM Professionals Need to Know

    Abstract

    Database technology has been a familiar tool in the operations of most HIM departments and a very basic understanding of this technology has usually been adequate enough to allow HIM professionals to work effectively with vendors or information services staff.

    As database technology moves from the task of supporting paper systems to actually becoming the central digitized health information system, a “basic understanding” becomes inadequate.