Chapter 2: Career Skills in Health Informatics | Crossword


1.the ability to perform tasks in a specific healthcare discipline or department. individual's unique combination of qualities and characteristics.
5.a record that includes major illnesses and surgeries of a patient’s close relatives, including parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, and siblings.
8.the act of assigning numbers to descriptions of a patient's diseases, injuries, and treatments according to established codes.
9.section of a patient’s chart that begins with the patient's medical history and includes all of the information about his or her health, medical conditions, and treatment.
10.absolutely necessary.
12.a health information technician who types medical record information from a physician's recorded dictation.


1.a field of medicine in which communication and information technologies are used to provide medical services to patients in remote locations.
2.practical work or training experience that allows students to apply what they have learned in class.
3.short, informal messages that are sent between people within an organization.
6.a verbal recording describing a patient’s symptoms and the treatment given.
7.a short, one-page document that contains your accomplishments and experiences and explains how these relate to a job in which you are interested.

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