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Introduction to Health Care Informatics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The adoption of electronic medical records to replace handwritten notes was the goal of meaningful use Stage _____.

Question 2 2. Phil is the manager of a healthcare facility looking to adopt the principles of meaningful use. Because his facility does not yet have an electronic health record, and early goal of meaningful use, his facility _____.

Question 3 3. The overall goal of meaningful use is to _____.

Question 4 4. _____ of meaningful use is the stage in which the collected information has changed to meet standardized data requirements set by national health initiatives and quality endeavors.

Question 5 5. Government health agencies committed to providing _____ to individual clinicians and organizations who adopted meaningful use early and stuck with it.

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Question 6 6. Health informatics offers many benefits for patients and healthcare systems. Which of the following are known to improve healthcare by using technology?

Question 7 7. Patient's health records are moving from paper to computers using software that provides the _____.

Question 8 8. Health informatics is the combination of which of the following elements?

Question 9 9. Health informatics assists with administrative and clinical functions. What are some of the functions available?

Question 10 10. One of the benefits of health informatics is the use of clinical decision support that provides which of the following?

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Question 11 11. Health level 7 standards in healthcare informatics are related to _____.

Question 12 12. Standards for healthcare informatics is guided by which of the following governmental entities?

Question 13 13. Accreditation occurs when standards are met for safety and quality. Name an accreditation organization used in healthcare informatics.

Question 14 14. The merging of clinical information and computer information technology form the science of which of the following?

Question 15 15. What is the best definition of standardization development organizations (SDO)?

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Question 16 16. What was Health Evaluation through Logical Programming (HELP)?

Question 17 17. The HITECH Act of 2009 introduced stricter enforcement regarding _____.

Question 18 18. Electronic Health Records (EHR) or Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are an example of which form of health informatics?

Question 19 19. What was the goal of the HITECH Act in 2009?

Question 20 20. Dr. Wagner was considered a pioneer for his work in _____.

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Question 21 21. A general term that applies to the use of computers in healthcare delivery is _____:

Question 22 22. The creation of a virtual model of a genetic protein molecule is an example of which type of healthcare informatics?

Question 23 23. The use of computers and information technology in monitoring outbreaks of contagious disease is called _____:

Question 24 24. A piece of legislation stating that healthcare providers would be given financial incentives for implementing electronic health records starting in the year 2011 is called the _____:

Question 25 25. An organization that uses public health informatics to collect, store and analyze data on influenza each year is the _____:

Introduction to Health Care 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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