Telehealth

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Telehealth

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the most significant reason that telehealth is important for consumers (patients) of home care nursing?
    • A. 

      No driving

    • B. 

      Real time interpretation of healthcare status for healthcare management

    • C. 

      The nurse never has to make a visit

  • 2. 
    Medicare reimburses home care agencies for the utilization of telehealth because
    • A. 

      Telehealth manages to save Medicare dollars

    • B. 

      The patient is being admitted to the hospital as often

    • C. 

      Medicare does not reimburse home care agencies for telehealth

  • 3. 
    The telemonitoring products for the home care patient are
    • A. 

      Dropped off and installed by the product manufacturing company

    • B. 

      Air mailed to the patient with directions on how to connect it all up

    • C. 

      Brought to the home and installed by the home care nurse with a detailed description to the patient

  • 4. 
    Telehealth
    • A. 

      Takes the place of the nurses so they don't have to make visits

    • B. 

      Supports nursing care of the home care patient

    • C. 

      Will be the only way rural home care patients will receive care

  • 5. 
    Nurses can become certified in telehealth nursing
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 6. 
    An current issue with telehealth is
    • A. 

      No money for telehealth

    • B. 

      Over state line practice

    • C. 

      Patients don't like it

  • 7. 
    Research studies regarding the efficacy of telehealth have been conducted for
    • A. 

      CHF and CVA

    • B. 

      Chronic Renal Failure and Kidney Disease

    • C. 

      CHF and Hypertension

  • 8. 
    Nursing has conducted research that supports the cost-effectiveness of telehealth
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False