Nursing Informatics: IV

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Nursing Informatics Quizzes & Trivia

Information Technology


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a computer interface program?
    • A. 

      A disk operating system

    • B. 

      An example of mHealth devices

    • C. 

      A program that will decode information between separate systems

  • 2. 
    What are two major types of interfaces?
    • A. 

      Point-to-point interface and software reliance systems

    • B. 

      CD-ROM and DVD

    • C. 

      Divide and Conquer

    • D. 

      The world wide web and web browser

  • 3. 
    What are two major items important to integrate computer systems?  
    • A. 

      Point-to-point interface and software reliance systems

    • B. 

      Data dictionary and Master Patient Index (MPI)

    • C. 

      Data security and Capacity

    • D. 

      ROM and RAM

  • 4. 
    What is the primary standard used for biomedical and image-related information in North America?
    • A. 

      Medical Information Bus (MIB)

    • B. 

      Picture Archiving Communications Systems (PACS)

    • C. 

      Digital Imaging Communications in Medicine (DICOM)

    • D. 

      Graphic User Interface (GUI)

  • 5. 
    With regards to standardizing by the NIH, what does ISCAR stand for? 
    • A. 

      Interventional Surgical Cardiology Admission and Recovery

    • B. 

      Information storage creation analysis and retrieval

    • C. 

      Imaging Secure Computerized Archival Records

  • 6. 
    With regards to standardizing by the NIH, the national infrastructure will be based on which setup?
    • A. 

      Physical, cognitive and organizational

    • B. 

      Analog, digital and hybrid

    • C. 

      Supercomputer, mainframe, microcomputer and handheld

    • D. 

      The user's desktop computer, a local area network, a large area network, and national super computers.

  • 7. 
    What are thin clients?
    • A. 

      Dumb terminals

    • B. 

      Electronic charts that have been thinned

    • C. 

      Malnourished patients

  • 8. 
    Which is true about Picture archiving communication systems?
    • A. 

      Images have restrictions on time and distance

    • B. 

      It is a time and resource consuming system

    • C. 

      It is used for X-rays procedures, but not mammography, MRIs and endoscopy

    • D. 

      It is a filmless medical system

  • 9. 
    What are two types of security programs essential to today's computers?
    • A. 

      Firewall and authentic passwords

    • B. 

      Antivirus software and spyware detection software

    • C. 

      Hippa and phi guidelines

    • D. 

      Stringent remote user access

  • 10. 
    Which is an example of level one user of authenticity?
    • A. 

      Requires retinal scanning

    • B. 

      Uses encrypted key base authentication

    • C. 

      Requires regular password updating

    • D. 

      No security is needed

  • 11. 
    Which is an example of level two user of authenticity?
    • A. 

      Once logged on name appears on screen and access is tracked

    • B. 

      User requires a computer access card (CAC)

    • C. 

      Uses biometric authentication or requires fingerprint scanning

  • 12. 
    Which is an example of level three user of authenticity?  
    • A. 

      Users are logged out after a period of inactivity

    • B. 

      Users are logged out if Computer access card (CAC) is too far from computer

    • C. 

      Cannot be lost or stolen

  • 13. 
    Arranging patient recording according to ascending patient ID numbers is an example of which type of file organization?
    • A. 

      Aggregate

    • B. 

      Indexed

    • C. 

      Relative

    • D. 

      Sequential

  • 14. 
    Which device converts digital data to audible analog signals and analog signals to digital data?
    • A. 

      Controller

    • B. 

      Hub

    • C. 

      Modem

    • D. 

      Router

  • 15. 
    What is used to retrieve and present data from a database management system
    • A. 

      Assembler language

    • B. 

      C++command

    • C. 

      Digital communication code

    • D. 

      Query

  • 16. 
    Which tool tracks, resources, milestones, and time frames associated with the implementation of a new clinical program?
    • A. 

      A database

    • B. 

      An expert system

    • C. 

      Project management software

    • D. 

      Spreadsheet software

  • 17. 
    Which are not programming languages
    • A. 

      SAS and C++

    • B. 

      JAVA and Python

    • C. 

      SQL and HTML

    • D. 

      COBOL and Visual Basic