Free Download: Common Acronyms and Abbreviations Used in Health Information Technology

Date: January 15th, 2014Category: CORHIO e-NewsletterTopics: Health IT

Comprehensive list of terms to help you speak the confusing language of health IT.

Ever wonder what a PHR is? Or what the difference is between an EHR and an EMR? CORHIO has the answers! Download our comprehensive list of acronyms and abbreviations (PDF) commonly used in health information technology.

The list is specific to Colorado and will help you sort out the often-confusing world of health information technology. It includes acronyms for the Meaningful Use incentive program, professional health care organizations and associations, and general terms used commonly to describe different information technology subjects.

Feel free to print it out and post it in your office for quick reference!