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Consumer Informatics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The following devices are used in the delivery of mHealth.

Question 2 2. Electronic health record can be accessed by _____, whereas electronic medical records can be accessed by _____.

Question 3 3. How can a patient using a self-management system upload their self-monitoring information?

Question 4 4. Consumer health IT applications allow consumers to access information _____.

Question 5 5.

Which of the following individuals is an ePatient?

I. Someone researching their medical condition online to better engage with their physician

II. A person who takes the information their doctor gives them and leaves it at that

III. A mother who carefully researchers her baby's problems so she can find the right doctor for her

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Question 6 6. ePatients often use _____. Choose the best answer.

Question 7 7. What types of interactive options are available for the patient to use through their personal health record?

Question 8 8. Information in the electronic medical record is kept private and secure using PINs, encrypted information, and _____.

Question 9 9. One important aspect of improving quality of healthcare is the concept of healthcare teams. Which one of the following is the most important member of the team?

Question 10 10. What is the most important factor for improving quality in healthcare?

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Question 11 11.

Which of the following is an example of consumer health informatics in action?

I. A medical information website providing a tool that can help assess a person's risk for something

II. A visit to a doctor's office

III. A health app that send important information about a person's health from their doctor's office

Question 12 12.

Consumer health informatics seek to _____.

I. Use jargon free language

II. Improve health literary

III. Help people manage their own health

Question 13 13. What rule should physicians keep in mind if using social media as a way by which to communicate with their patients?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is the BEST way by which a physician can send electronic health information securely?

Question 15 15. What is The Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Medicine?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT true about health literacy?

Question 17 17. Telemedicine promotes access to care because _____.

Question 18 18. You work at a clinic that just started a telemedicine program. Your co-worker wonders what else telemedicine can be used for, other than remote doctor visits. You tell him it can also be used for _____.

Question 19 19. One of the constructive uses of the Internet and social media by healthcare facilities is:

Question 20 20. Forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content are known as:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT something a person can do on a patient portal?

Question 22 22.

A person may use a patient portal to ask their health provide a question. Who will answer this question?

I. Her doctor (the one she asked)

II. A doctor she has never heard of

III. Her doctor's health care team member

Question 23 23. Patients can utilize the _____ to access pertinent information about their health.

Question 24 24. Patients with chronic conditions are able to manage their illness or condition using which types of consumer application?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a general characteristic of an ePatient?

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Question 26 26. What act helps improve patient care through the use of electronic medical records?

Question 27 27. Applications for patients to use at home could provide the following:

Question 28 28. The study of the ways by which information is collected, classified, stored, retrieved, and disseminated is known as _____.

Question 29 29. Patients who are unable to use the internet very well may prefer which of the following methods of electronic communication?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is used to measure, understand and combat health illiteracy, as well as illiteracy in general?

Consumer Informatics Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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