Helping Health Information Professionals Get Connected

 Websites for Lifelong Learning-HIM, Healthcare and Technology Related

Web sites
Web address
Link to AHIMA’s Virtual Lab Exercise
Health IT Buzz Blog, Office of the National Coordinator, Health Information Technology
Federal Advisory Committee Blog
Healthcare informatics Blog
The Healthcare Blog
Pogue’s Technology Blogs, New York Times
Wall Street Journal Blogs
State -Level Health Information Exchange Consensus Project

National e-Health Collaborative
NHIN University (free Webinars)
Healthcare IT News (HIMSS)
Government Health IT(HIMSS)
Advance for Health Information Professionals
Health Technology, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) (under the Department of Health And Human Services)
HIPAA,  CMS Regulations and Guidance
Outreach Education, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Utah Department of Health-Utilizing a Dataset Query
Health Affairs web site
For the Record Magazine

Videos of surgical procedures


Web sites for Lifelong Learning (General)

Web address
Videos of surgical procedures
Free online video courses from leading universities
Free courses to take online
Microsoft Office 2007 Training Courses (Free)

Open Educational Resources (free textbooks to download)

Cindy Johnson M. Ed RHIT

Faculty Arapahoe Community College
Health Information Technology program
Some other useful Web Sites Suggestions
Surgical Techniques in 3D :