Imagine 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.