Resources

Hospital Associations

American Hospital Association
www.aha.org

Delaware Healthcare Association
www.deha.org

New Jersey Hospital Association
www.njha.com

Hospital Association of Pennsylvania
www.haponline.org


HIM Associations

American Health Information Management Association
www.ahima.org

New Jersey Health Information Management Association
www.njhima.org

Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association
www.phima.org


Other Associations

American College of Healthcare Executives
www.ache.org

American Health Care Association
www.ahca.org

American Health Lawyers Association
www.healthlawyers.org

American Medical Association
www.ama-assn.org

American Medical Informatics Association
www.amia.org

American Osteopathic Association
www.am-osteo-assn.org

American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
www.hospitalconnect.com/ashrm

Association of Operating Room Nurses
www.aorn.org

Clinical Laboratory Management Association
www.clma.org

College of Healthcare Information Management Executives
www.cio-chime.org

Computerized Patient Record Institute
www.cpri.org

Healthcare Billing and Management Association
www.hbma.com

Health Care Compliance Association
www.hcca-info.org

Healthcare Financial Management Association
www.hfma.org

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
www.himss.org

Joint Healthcare Information Technology Alliance
www.jhita.org

Medical Group Management Association
www.mgma.com

Medical Transcription Industry Alliance
www.mtia.com

National Association of Health Data Organizations
www.nahdo.org

Health Insurance Association of America
www.hiaa.org

National Association for Home Care
www.nahc.org

National Cancer Registrars Association
www.ncra-usa.org/


Government Health Departments

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
www.dhhs.gov

Delaware Department of Health and Social Services
www.state.de.us/dhss/

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
www.state.nj.us/health/

Pennsylvania Department of Health
www.dsf.health.state.pa.us/health/site/default.asp


Other Government Offices

National Center for Health Statistics
www.cdc.gov/nchswww

National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics
www.ncvhs.hhs.gov

Centers for Disease Control
www.cdc.gov

National Institutes of Health
www.nih.gov

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
www.cms.hhs.gov

Office of Civil Rights
www.hhs.gov/ocr

National Library of Medicine
www.nlm.nih.gov

General Accounting Office (GAO)
www.gao.gov

U.S Department of Justice
www.usdoj.gov

Library of Congress
www.lcweb.loc.gov

The White House
www.whitehouse.gov

U.S. House of Representatives
www.house.gov

U.S. Senate
www.senate.gov

FedWorld: Access to over 100 governmental agencies
www.fedworld.ntis.gov


Legislation

Thomas: U.S. legislative Information on the Internet
www.thomas.loc.gov/home/thomas.php

Federal Register
www.access.gpo.gov/su_docs/aces/aces140.html

New Jersey Legislature and Statutes
www.njleg.state.nj.us/

Pennsylvania Code
www.pacode.com

Pennsylvania Bulletin
www.pabulletin.com

Office of the Inspector General
www.oig.hhs.gov

Health Care Compliance Association
www.hcca-info.org

Joint Commission
www.jcaho.org

CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
www.carf.org

American National Standards Institute
www.ansi.org

National Committee for Quality Assurance
www.ncqa.org

HIPAA
www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa

Education Resources, Books, Journals & Publications

American Medical Informatics Association
www.amia.org

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
www.himss.org

American College of Healthcare Executives
www.ache.org

Aspen Publishers, Inc.
www.aspenpublishers.com

Journal of AHIMA
www.ahima.org/journal/index.cfm

Modern Healthcare Magazine
www.modernhealthcare.com

New England Journal of Medicine
www.nejm.org

Physicians’ Record Co.
www.physiciansrecord.com

Practice Management Information Corporation (PMIC)
www.medicalbookstore.com


Other Sites of Interest

Healthy People 2010
www.healthypeople.gov

Health Level-7 Standards Page
www.hl7.org

Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report
www.cdc.gov/mmwr

National Association of Healthcare Quality
www.nahq.org

Medline
www.nlm.nih.gov/databases