Chapter 2

Healthcare Industry

Abstract

This chapter discusses the fundamental components of the healthcare industry. The focus will be a high-level perspective on the various components of the healthcare industry. We will emphasize various healthcare delivery models, associated support services, clinical research, healthcare technology, healthcare exchanges, and healthcare information flows.

Keywords

Health systems
Health information technology
Health insurance
Coding
Billing
Payment and reimbursement
Workflow
Clinical research
Records management
Third-party relationships
Health data characterization
Data interoperability
Data exchange
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