Index

A

AAAHC. See Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care

Access control, 372; case study, 374; context-based, 373; list, 373; physical, 370371; role-based, 373; user-based, 373

Access points (APs), 383

Accountable care organizations (ACOs), 190191, 446; benefits of, 191; PPACA and, 124

Accounting systems, 110, 162

Accreditation: by AAHC, 71; by CARF, 71; definitions and benefits of, 71; financial and legal incentives for, 71; The Joint Commission standards of, 71, 7378; NCQA standards of, 71, 7879; organizations, 79

Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), 71, 79

Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) X12N standards, 319, 333, 335t336t

ACDS. See Uniform Ambulatory Care Data Set

ACOs. See Accountable care ...

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