ERIC Number: EJ909898
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Nov
Reference Count: 4
Incorporating the e-HIM[R] Virtual Lab into the Health Information Administration Professional Practice Experience
Barefield, Amanda C.; Condon, Jim; McCuen, Charlotte; Sayles, Nanette B.
Journal of Asynchronous Learning Networks, v14 n3 p68-73 Nov 2010
This article will highlight the experiences of two baccalaureate Health Information Administration (HIA) programs in the adoption of the American Health Information Management Association's (AHIMA) e-HIM Virtual Laboratory (Virtual Lab) into the Professional Practice Experience (PPE). Information is provided describing the implementation of the Virtual Lab, issues that were encountered, and subsequent feedback from students and faculty regarding this new technology.
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Information Management, Undergraduate Study, Technology Integration, Electronic Learning, Virtual Classrooms, Computer Software, Experiential Learning, Undergraduate Students, Student Attitudes
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Georgia