Domain Iv: Information Technology And Systems

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  • 1. 
    Which one of the following is not a description of a hybrid health record?
    • A. 

      A. Includes both paper and electronic documents

    • B. 

      B. Uses both manual and electronic processes

    • C. 

      C. Includes components generated electronically

    • D. 

      D. Includes an equal part of paper and electronically produced documents


  • 2. 
    Whic of the following is not a true statement about a hybrid health record system?
    • A. 

      A. Development of processes for both manual and computer processesis a challege.

    • B. 

      B. Creation of a definition of what constitutes a health record in manual and electronic format must be developed.

    • C. 

      C. Version control is unnecessary.

    • D. 

      D. Security safeguards must be developed for both paper and electronic processes.


  • 3. 
    Incorporating a workflow function in an electronic information system would help support:
    • A. 

      A. Tasks that need to be performed in a specific sequence

    • B. 

      B. Moving patients from point to point

    • C. 

      C. Registration of patients

    • D. 

      D. Making computer output available to laser disk


  • 4. 
    To run an analysis on a large set of data from many patients, the best tool is a(n):
    • A. 

      A. CDR

    • B. 

      B. CDW

    • C. 

      C. DBMS

    • D. 

      D. EHR


  • 5. 
    Which of the followwing would be  the best course of action to take to ensure continuous availability of electronic data?
    • A. 

      A. Acquire storage management software

    • B. 

      B. Send data to a remote site via the Internet

    • C. 

      C. Store data on RAID

    • D. 

      D. Use mirrored processing on redundant servers


  • 6. 
    Which of the following woul be considered discrete data?
    • A. 

      A. Operative report

    • B. 

      B. Medication dosage

    • C. 

      C. Physical examination

    • D. 

      D. Nursing notes


  • 7. 
    Which of the following technologies would allow a hospital to get as much medical record information online as quickly as possible?
    • A. 

      A. Clinical data repository

    • B. 

      B. Picture archiving system

    • C. 

      C. Electronic document management system

    • D. 

      D. Speech recognition system


  • 8. 
    Which of the following technologies would be best for a hospital to use to manage data from its laboratory, pharmacy, and radiology information systems?
    • A. 

      A. Electronic document management system

    • B. 

      B. Clinical data repository

    • C. 

      C. Picture archival system

    • D. 

      D. COLD system


  • 9. 
    Which of the following encourages patients to take an active role in collecting and storing their health information?
    • A. 

      A. EHR

    • B. 

      B. Intranet Web Service

    • C. 

      C. PHR

    • D. 

      D. CDS


  • 10. 
    Which of the following is necessary to ensure that each term used in an EHR has a common meaning to all users?
    • A. 

      A. Encoded vocabulary

    • B. 

      B. Controlled vocabulary

    • C. 

      C. Data exchange standards

    • D. 

      D. Proprietary standards


  • 11. 
    Why does an ideal EHR system include point-of-care template charting?
    • A. 

      A. Eases duplicate data entry burden

    • B. 

      B. Eliminates intermediary paper forms

    • C. 

      C. Reduces memory loss

    • D. 

      D. Ensures that appropriate data are collected


  • 12. 
    Which of the following is a transition strategy to acheive an EHR?
    • A. 

      A. Ancillary system support

    • B. 

      B. Clinical data repository

    • C. 

      C. Electronic document management system

    • D. 

      D. Results retrieval


  • 13. 
    Electronic prescribing is a special case of:
    • A. 

      A. CPOE

    • B. 

      B. EHR

    • C. 

      C. FDA

    • D. 

      D. RHIO


  • 14. 
    As part of an EHR system selection, due diligence should be done:
    • A. 

      A. After installing an EHR to test for acceptance

    • B. 

      B. Before contracting for an EHR product

    • C. 

      C. During system build to check interface quality

    • D. 

      D. Prior to any user authorization for access to data


  • 15. 
    Which of the following tasks is not performed in an electronic health record system?
    • A. 

      A. Document imaging

    • B. 

      B. Analysis

    • C. 

      C. Assembly

    • D. 

      D. Indexing


  • 16. 
    Which form of wireless technology uses infrared light waves to beam data between devices in close proximity to one another?
    • A. 

      A. Bar coding

    • B. 

      B. IEEE 802.11

    • C. 

      C. Ethernet

    • D. 

      D. Bluetooth


  • 17. 
    A SNF wanting to collect MDS assessments in a database and transmit them in a standard CMS format would use which of the following data entry software?
    • A. 

      A. Grouper

    • B. 

      B. HIS

    • C. 

      C. MS Access

    • D. 

      D. RAVEN


  • 18. 
    What is the difference between data and information?
    • A. 

      A. Data represent basic facts, while information represents meaning.

    • B. 

      B. Data are expressed in numbers, while information is expressed in words.

    • C. 

      C. Information must be kept confidential, while data are meant to be shared.

    • D. 

      D. Information is about people, while data are about things.


  • 19. 
    Data definition refers to:
    • A. 

      A. Meaning of data

    • B. 

      B. Completeness of data

    • C. 

      C. Consistency of data

    • D. 

      D. Detail of data


  • 20. 
    Information standards that provide clear descriptors of data elements to be included in computer-based patient record systems are called ______________ standards.
    • A. 

      A. Vocabulary

    • B. 

      B. Structure and content

    • C. 

      C. Transaction

    • D. 

      D. Security


  • 21. 
    Computer software programs that assist in the assignment of codes used with diagnostic and procedural classifications are called:
    • A. 

      A. Natural language processing systems

    • B. 

      B. Monitoring/audit programs

    • C. 

      C. Encoders

    • D. 

      D. Concept, description, and relationship tables


  • 22. 
    Laboratory data are successfully transmitted back and forth from Community Hospital to three local physician clinics.  This successful transmission is dependent on which of the following standards?
    • A. 

      A. X12N

    • B. 

      B. LOINC

    • C. 

      C. Rx Norm

    • D. 

      D. DICOM


  • 23. 
    Since many private and public standards groups promulgate health informatics standards, the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology has been given responsibility for:
    • A. 

      A. Developing unique provider identifiers

    • B. 

      B. Finalizing the extensible markup language

    • C. 

      C. Harmonization of standards from multiple sources

    • D. 

      D. Building software systems to support EHR development


  • 24. 
    As a health information professional, you've become involved in developing an HIE in your region.  The agency that would provide the best resources for HIE development is:
    • A. 

      A. NCVHS

    • B. 

      B. HL7

    • C. 

      C. ONC

    • D. 

      D. ASTM


  • 25. 
    A special Web page that offers secure access to data is a(n):
    • A. 

      A. Internet

    • B. 

      B. Home page

    • C. 

      C. Intranet

    • D. 

      D.Portal


  • 26. 
    Standards from which organization would be used for enabling exchange of clinical images?
    • A. 

      A. ASTM

    • B. 

      B. DICOM

    • C. 

      C. HL7

    • D. 

      D. NCPDP


  • 27. 
    Which of the following vocabularies is likely to be used to describe drugs in clinically relevant form?
    • A. 

      A. CPT

    • B. 

      B. LOINC

    • C. 

      C. RxNorm

    • D. 

      D. SNOMED


  • 28. 
    When some computers are used primarily to enter data and others to process data, the architecture is called:
    • A. 

      A. Data comparability

    • B. 

      B. National data exchange

    • C. 

      C. Interoperability

    • D. 

      D. Data architecture


  • 29. 
    Which of the following best describes the national health information infrastructure proposed by the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics?
    • A. 

      A. Series of interoperable databases across the nation

    • B. 

      B. Community of Regional Health Information Networks

    • C. 

      C. Connection of electronic health records across the nation

    • D. 

      D. Set of technologies, standards, applications, systems, values, and laws


  • 30. 
    Most healthcare informatics standards have been developed by:
    • A. 

      A. Federal mandate

    • B. 

      B. Consensus

    • C. 

      C. State regulation

    • D. 

      D. Trade association requirement


  • 31. 
    In order to effectively transmit healthcare data between a provider and a payer, both parties must adhereto which electronic data interchange standards?
    • A. 

      A. X12N

    • B. 

      B. LOINC

    • C. 

      C. IEEE 107.3

    • D. 

      D. DICOM


  • 32. 
    The exchange of digitized images such as x-rays, CT scans, and MRIs is supported by:
    • A. 

      A. UHDDS

    • B. 

      B. DICOM

    • C. 

      C. X12

    • D. 

      D. NCPDP


  • 33. 
    In attempting to control teh patient safety issues associated with hybrid medical records, which of the following woul be the best practice for a healthcare facility to do?
    • A. 

      A. Restrict printing out documents that are electronic

    • B. 

      B. Print out all documents and maintain these as a general practice

    • C. 

      C. Allow some forms to be electronic and others to be in paper

    • D. 

      D. Allow physicians and others to make annotations on the paper documents


  • 34. 
     How will hospitals benefit most from an EHR?
    • A. 

      A. Elimination of staff

    • B. 

      B. Improved charge capture

    • C. 

      C. Reduction of errors

    • D. 

      D. Time saving


  • 35. 
    Which form of system testing ensures that each data element is captured correctly?
    • A. 

      A. Acceptance testing

    • B. 

      B. Integration testing

    • C. 

      C. System testing

    • D. 

      D. Unit testing


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