Professional Review Guide for the RHIA and RHIT Examinations, 2011 Edition

  • AUTHOR: Patricia Schnering
  • ISBN-13: 9781111309190 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 600 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2008
  • ©2012     Published
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About The Product

Are your students ready for their exam? The PrOFESSIONAL REVIEW GUIDE FOR THE RHIA AND RHIT EXAMINATIONS, 2011 EDITION book and CD-ROM are essential preparation tools for the AHIMA Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification examinations. This packed resource maps to the most current AHIMA-COC standards and provides strategies, test-taking skills, and a great comprehensive mock examination for practice.


  • Fully updated to most current code sets and exam competencies.
  • Includes new material on ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding.
  • Comprehensive resource list and study tips.
  • Multiple choice coding questions.
  • Coding case studies for a variety of health settings.
  • Mock examinations.
  • Competency maps in each chapter allow your students to sort quizzes by domain or number of questions, making for more efficient studying.

About the Contributor

  • Patricia Schnering

    Patricia Schnering, RHIA, CCS, is the founder, author, and publisher of Professional Review Guides, Inc., and PRG Publishing, Inc. Previously, she worked as a Health Information Management (HIM) consultant and as an adjunct instructor of HIM at St. Petersburg College. She was also president of her local GCHIMA and a delegate to the FHIMA, where she served on committees and the board of directors, and earned the FHIMA Literary Award in 2000 and 2006. Currently, Patricia serves as a delegate to the FHIMA and on the advisory board at St. Petersburg College. She is a member of AHIMA and the Assembly on Education (AOE). In addition to a BS in Business Administration from the University of South Florida, Patricia holds CCS and RHIA certifications from St. Petersburg College.

Table of Contents

I. Examination Study Strategies and Resources.
II. Test-Taking Skills.
III. Health Data Content and Standards.
IV. Information Retention and Access.
V. Classification Systems and Secondary Data Sources.
VI. Medical Billing and Reimbursement Systems.
VII. Medical Science.
VIII. ICD-9-CM Coding.
IX. CPT Coding.
X. Informatics and Information Systems.
XI. Health Information Privacy and Security.
XII. Health Law.
XIII. Health Statistics and Research.
XIV. Quality and Performance Improvement.
XV. Organization and Management.
XVI. Human Resources.
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