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Informatics Literacy & Challenges in Nursing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A _____ allows for automated record-keeping for future review and analysis, has special designs to support creative thinking and decision-making techniques, and allows multiple participants to contribute simultaneously by using parallel communication.

Question 2 2. All of the following are examples of Group Decision Support Systems EXCEPT

Question 3 3. Which of the following combines face-to-face interactions with technology to make face-to-face meetings more productive?

Question 4 4. Which type of Group Decision Support System involves coming up with a number of different solutions and ranking them by using a voting process?

Question 5 5. The ability to find and evaluate information sources as reliable or trustworthy is referred to as _____.

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Question 6 6. Evidence-based practice is based on which of the following principles?

Question 7 7. A nurse becomes aware of the need for information, which involves having conversations with patients, families, and doctors, during which step of the information literacy process?

Question 8 8. The process of using technology to gather and use data to promote better health care practices is referred to as _____.

Question 9 9. _____ is/are the product of three sciences working together: cognitive science, computer science, and artificial intelligence.

Question 10 10. People, hardware, and software are all components of _____.

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Question 11 11. Which component of the expert system looks for information and relationships in the knowledge base to provide answers, predictions, and suggestions?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements concerning expert systems is most accurate?

Question 13 13. What is an information system?

Question 14 14. A Business Intelligence System is most appropriately used in which of the following circumstances?

Question 15 15. A Decision Support System is best used in which circumstances?

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Question 16 16. An inventory system used by a candy store to track how many sales are occurring daily is an example of which type of specialized information system?

Question 17 17. Nursing informatics is assisting nursing staff in overcoming challenges. Identify the matching challenges with solutions.

Question 18 18. The specialty concerned with combining clinical expertise and information science is known as _____.

Question 19 19. The component of an expert system that looks for information and relationships in the knowledge base to provide answers, predictions, and suggestions is called a/an:

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT an application of artificial intelligence?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a tool of Group Decision Support Systems?

Question 22 22. Company XYZ wants to determine if its latest innovation is likely to be a success or a failure. What is the BEST approach for the company to use when deciding whether to move forward with the product?

Question 23 23. Health informatics is bringing information when and where it is needed to care for patients. What makes up this vital new speciality?

Question 24 24.

Over the last decade, there have been barriers to implementing technology in healthcare. One of the biggest barriers is cost.

What other barriers can you identify in informatics launch?

Question 25 25. Informatics is the product of three sciences, including _____.

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Question 26 26. To support the growing pool of evidence, large volumes of electronic data are kept in _____.

Question 27 27. The difference between computer literacy and information literacy is:

Question 28 28. In the fourth step of the Information Literacy Process, the information found in the search must be evaluated to see if:

Question 29 29. What type of decisions is Management Information System typically used for?

Question 30 30. Which type of system is an Executive Information System?

Informatics Literacy & Challenges in Nursing Chapter Exam Instructions

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