DQIP

Diabetes Quality Improvement Project

DSM

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual

DSN

Dialysis Surveillance Network


E-Codes

External Causes and Injury Codes

EPC

Evidence-based Practice Center

ESRD

end-stage renal disease


FACCT

Foundation for Accountability

FCG

First Consulting Group

FDA

Food and Drug Administration

FMEA

failure mode and effect analysis


GELLO

Guideline Expression Language, Object Oriented

GLIF

Guideline Interchange Format

GP

general practitioner

GRM

Generic Reference Model


HACCP

hazard analysis and critical control points

HAZOP

hazard and operability studies

HCFA

Health Care Financing Administration

HCPCS

Health Care Financing Administration Common Procedure Coding System

HFMEA

Healthcare failure mode and effect analysis

HHCC

Home Health Care Classification

HIMSS

Healthcare Information Management Systems Society

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996

HL7

Health Level Seven


ICD–9 CM

International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Edition, Clinical Modification

ICD–10

International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition

ICD–O

International Classification of Diseases, Oncology

ICF

International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health

ICNP

International Classification of Nursing Practice

ICPC

International Classification of Primary Care

IEEE

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

IHE

Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise



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