Describe the relationship between Electronic Health Records, reimbursement, HIPAA, and EDI transactions.

magine you are the office manager at a small doctor’s office. As the office manager, you are in charge of educating new hires.

 

Write a 700- to 1,050-word reference guide describing electronic data interchange (EDI).

 

Include the following in your summary:

  • Define EDI.
  • Explain how using EDI facilitates electronic transactions.
  • Explain how HIPAA has changed how health care information is transmitted in EDI.
  • Describe the relationship between Electronic Health Records, reimbursement, HIPAA, and EDI transactions.

Cite a minimum of two outside sources.