Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics

Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics
7th Ed.
Copyright ©2023 by the American Health Information Management Association
Susan White, PhD, RHIA, CHDA
ISBN-13: 978-1-58426-917-5
eISBN-13: 978-1-58426-918-2
Healthcare Informatics, Allied Health, Basic Sciences


Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics, seventh edition, introduces and illustrates the basics of statistical computation so that health information practitioners, who have ever-increasing contact with and uses for healthcare data, can learn about healthcare statistics and how they are generated. This edition presents hands-on Excel calculations.

This text is intended for use in two and four-year health information technology (HIT) or health information administration (HIA) programs and serves as an excellent reference for healthcare professionals seeking to sharpen their statistical skills.

Key Features

  • • Step-by-step hands-on calculations using Excel
  • • Student tables available for select exercises
  • • Correlates to all AHIMA curricula competencies for statistics
  • • Explores data presentation, inferential statistics, basic research principles, data mining, and data analytics
  • • Includes traditional hospital statistics such as average length of stay and total inpatient service days
  • • Answer and rationales to odd-numbered questions
  • • Glossary of commonly used terms in healthcare statistics

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