Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Practice Brief: Best Practices for Data Analytics Reporting Lifecycle: Quality in Report Building and Data ValidationJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  10:40-45. 2018
2018 Double Trouble--Using Health Informatics to Tackle Duplication Medical Record IssuesJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  09:20-23. 2018
2018 Double troubleJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  89:20-23. 2018
2018 Practice Brief: Beyond the Basics for Health Informatics ProfessionalsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  09:58-63. 2018
2018 An Innovative Medical Consultation Model in Mainland China: Acceptance and PerceptionsInternational Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance2018
2018 Dental care utilization of immigrants in Chengdu, ChinaHua xi kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Huaxi kouqiang yixue zazhi = West China journal of stomatology.  36:428-434. 2018
2018 [Dental care utilization of immigrants in Chengdu, China].Hua xi kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Huaxi kouqiang yixue zazhi = West China journal of stomatology.  36:428-434. 2018
2018 The Intersection of mHealth and Health InformaticsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  02:36-37. 2018
2018 The intersection of mHealth and health informaticsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  89:36-37. 2018
2018 Illuminating informatics: Tracking the journey of electronic health data through health information systemsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  89:40-43. 2018
2018 Tracking Journey of Electronic Health Data through Health Information SystemsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  01:40-44. 2018
2017 Data analytics and informatics are two separate disciplines: (And why this matters to HIM)Journal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  88:20-24. 2017
2017 Health Data Analytics and Informatics are Two Separate Disciplines (and Why This Matters to HIM)Journal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  10:17-24. 2017
2017 Practice Brief: Advancing HIIM Professionals in Informatics and Data AnalyticsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  10:66-68. 2017
2017 Information Governance for Analytics Support: Remember the Lifecycle ComponentJournal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  6:38-40. 2017
2017 Transitioning to electronic clinical quality measures in the informatics eraJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  88:28-31. 2017
2017 Automating Health Information Management through Health Information Exchange: An Informatics ApproachJournal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  1(17):32-35. 2017
2017 Automating hIM through health information exchange: An informatics approachJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  88:32-35. 2017
2017 National Survey on Doctoral-Level Education in Health Information Management: Perceptions and Rationale.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  14:1d. 2017
2016 Managing a Data Dictionary (2016 update)AHIMA Practice Brief.  12. 2016
2016 HIM Connections in the Kaleidoscope of InformaticsJournal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  11(16):40-43. 2016
2016 Best Practices for Patient Matching at Patient RegistrationJournal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  10(16):74-81. 2016
2016 Transitioning to a Data-Driven, Informatics-Oriented DepartmentJournal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association.  10(16):58-62. 2016
2016 Socio-demographic differences in risk information seeking sources for non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).International Journal of Medical Informatics.  94:222-227. 2016
2016 Understanding Publicly Available Heatlhcare Data (2016 update)Journal of AHIMA / American Health Information Management Association2016
2015 Regional disparities and resources used in dental health care among children in ChinaInternational Journal of Pediatric Dentistry.  25:133-133. 2015
2015 Bridging the Gap: A Collaborative Approach to Health Information Management and Informatics Education.Applied Clinical Informatics.  6:211-223. 2015
2014 Exploration of an automated approach for receiving patient feedback after outpatient acute care visits.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  29:1105-1112. 2014
2014 Development and Implications of Accreditation for the U.S. Master of Health AdministrationModern Hospital Management.  12:17-21. 2014
2013 Assessing the planning and implementation strategies for the ICD-10-CM/PCS coding transition in Alabama hospitals.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  10:1a. 2013
2013 Telephone follow-up in primary care: can interactive voice response calls work?Studies in Health Technology and Informatics.  192:112-116. 2013
2012 The impact of electronic health record usage on cancer registry systems in Alabama.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  9:1f. 2012
2011 Rehabilitation Medicine Continuing Education Training Program Model and Evaluation Design and Implementation ExperienceJournal of Rehabilitation Medicine.  26:257-260. 2011
2011 STEPS outpatient program improves alcohol treatment outcomes in Ukrainian regional narcologic dispensaryAddictive Disorders and Their Treatment.  10:6-13. 2011
2011 The impact of geography on hospital electronic health records implementation in alabama: implications for meaningful use.Applied Clinical Informatics.  2:270-283. 2011
2009 Expanding the health information management public health role.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  6:1b. 2009
2009 Redefining the health information management scholar role.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  6:1e. 2009
2009 Roles and challenges of the health information management educator: a national HIM faculty survey.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  6:4. 2009
2008 Perceptions regarding electronic health record implementation among health information management professionals in Alabama: a statewide survey and analysis.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  5:6. 2008
2007 Assessing the effects of the HIPAA privacy rule on release of patient information by healthcare facilities.Perspectives in health information management / AHIMA, American Health Information Management Association.  4:1. 2007
2007 Obtaining medical records from healthcare facilities under the HIPAA Privacy Rule: the experience of a national longitudinal cohort study.Neuroepidemiology.  28:162-168. 2007
2007 Understanding racial disparities in hypertension control: intensity of hypertension medication treatment in the REGARDS study.Ethnicity and Disease.  17:421-426. 2007
2006 Obtaining medical records under the HIPAA privacy rule: The experience of a national longitudinal cohort study.American Journal of Epidemiology.  163:S134-S134. 2006
2006 Fishing for coders. Recruiting coders to fill geographic shortagesFor the Record.  18:10-13. 2006
2006 Racial differences in intensity of hypertension treatment: The reasons for geographic and racial disparities in stroke studyCirculation.  113:E309-E309. 2006
2006 Are we preparing health services administration students to respond to bioterrorism and mass casualty management?Journal of Health Administration Education.  23:169-180. 2006
2005 Prevalence of condom use errors among STD clinic patients.Health values.  29:324-330. 2005
2004 Depression as a function of demographic status and assessment strategyThe Gerontologist.  44. 2004
2000 Measuring self-efficacy in substance abuse intervention in obstetric practices.Southern Medical Journal.  93:406-414. 2000
2000 Self-efficacy in Substance Use Interventions Among Obstetric PracticesSouthern Medical Journal.  93:406-314. 2000
2000 Resolving confidentiality barriers in research data collection.Journal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  71:62-64. 2000
1993 Fax Machine Use in Medical Record Department: Alabama Area Hospital Survey ReportThe Abstract, Alabama Association of Health Information Management.  22:6-7. 1993
Information Governance for Analytics Support: Remember the Life Cycle Component.Journal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  88:38-40.

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Health Information Management: Concepts, Principles and Practice. Chapter 19 Research Methods 2019
2017 Health Data Analytics Toolkits.  Ed. 10.  2017
2017 Informatics Toolkit for Health Informatics and Information Management Professionals 2017
2017 Informatics Toolkits for Health Informatics and Information Management Professionals 2017
2012 Monitoring HIV Care in the United States: A Strategy for Generating National Estimates of HIV Care and Coverage 2012
2010 Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics, Third Edition 2010
2007 Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics, Second Edition 2007

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2020 Research Methods 2020
2014 Data Analytics: Reporting, Interpretation, and Use 2014
2013 Data Reporting, Interpretation and Use 2013

Research Overview

  • Hospitalizations of Aging Adults - Health System Factors, EHR Adoption and Usage, HIV/AIDS Patient and Clinic Services, Minority and Health Disparities, Improving Diagnostic Quality, Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke, Fat Redistribution and Metabolic Change in HIV Infection (FRAM)
  • Teaching Overview

  • Experienced in graduate and undergraduate teaching in health information management, health statistics, epidemiology, research methods, data management, electronic health record, privacy and security, and data analytics for performance improvement.
  • Teaching Activities

  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HIM475 - Electronic Health Records (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HIM418 - Docmnt Stnds for Hlth Data (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • AH790 - Independent Study and Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI620 - Security and Privacy/Hlth Care (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HIM475 - Electronic Health Records (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HIM418 - Docmnt Stnds for Hlth Data (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM425 - HC Reimbursement Methods (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HI620 - Security and Privacy/Hlth Care (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HIM417 - Pathology for Coders (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HIM475 - Electronic Health Records (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HIM318 - Survey Human Anat/Physiology (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HIM418 - Docmnt Stnds for Hlth Data (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI620 - Security and Privacy/Hlth Care (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HIM475 - Electronic Health Records (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HRP410 - Honors Project (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HIM418 - Docmnt Stnds for Hlth Data (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HIM665 - Hlth Data Analy for Perf Impro (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HIM681 - Applied Project II (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HIM680 - Applied Project I (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HIM665 - Hlth Data Analy for Perf Impro (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HIM650 - Resrch Methods for Hlth Infor (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HIM650 - Resrch Methods for Hlth Infor (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HIM681 - Applied Project II (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • HIM680 - Applied Project I (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM665 - Hlth Data Analy for Perf Impro (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM650 - Resrch Methods for Hlth Infor (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM681 - Applied Project II (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM680 - Applied Project I (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HIM665 - Hlth Data Analy for Perf Impro (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HIM650 - Resrch Methods for Hlth Infor (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • HIM425 - Epi/Appl Stat in Hlth Care Org (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • HIM450 - Clinical Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Bachelor of Health (Allied) in Health Information / Medical Records Administration / Administrator, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health Education and Promotion, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Master of Science in Epidemiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Full Name

  • Shannon Houser
  • Blazerid

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