Marie Gardenier, MBA, RHIA, CHPS
Keith Olenik, MA, RHIA, CHP
After completing this chapter, the reader should be able to:
Understand concepts and trends in entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship within health information management (HIM).
Describe the principles and issues of general business ethics that apply to entrepreneurial relationships.
Describe current and future ethical dilemmas that may be faced by HIM entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneurship (taking advantage of market opportunities to develop a business) and intrapreneurship (applying the style of new business development within an established company) are growing trends among health information management (HIM) professionals. ...