Health IT Terms

Administrative safeguards

Application Service Provider (ASP)

Authentication

Backup

Breach Notification Rule

Business Associate

BYOD

Clinical Data Repository (CDR):

Clinical Data Warehouse (CDW)

Clinical Decision Support (CDS)

Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE)

Confidentiality

Continuity of Care Document (CCD)

Data Breach

Data Mining

De-Identified Health Information

Digital Dictation

Disclosure

Drug Knowledge Base (DKB)

E-prescribing (E-Rx)

Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI)

Encryption

Facility

Fax prescribing

Firewall

Gateway

Health Data Breach

Health Information Exchange (HIE)

Health Information Technology (HIT)

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Health Level Seven (HL7)

Healthcare Operations

HIPAA- Covered Entity

Human-Computer Interface (HCI)

hybrid entity

Information System

Integrity

Interoperability

Laboratory Information System (LIS)

Limited Data Set

Local Area Network (LAN)

Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC)

Malicious software

National Health Information Network (NHIN)

National Provider Identifier (NPI)

Password

Pay for use

Personal Health Record (PHR)

Physical safeguards

Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS

Point of Care (PoC)

Portal

Practice Management System (PMS)

Protected Health Information

Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO)

Registry

Scanning

Security Incident

Security Measures

Server

Storage

Structured Data

Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine (SNOMED)

Technical Safeguards

Unstructured Information

Wide Area Network (WAN)

Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN)