Widespread adoption of HIT (Health Information Technology) requires _______________ and policies that make
quality improvement and cost reduction essential to providers in order to accomplish their financial and
Correct Answer: economic incentives
Rationale : Ultimately widespread adoption of HIT requires economic incentives and policies that make quality
improvement and cost reduction essential to providers in order to accomplish their financial and professional
Cognitive Level: Analyzing
Client Need: Safe Effective Care Environment
Client Need Sub: Management of Care
Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Communication and Documentation
Health care technology has multiple benefits and can be instrumental in continuing the health care reform process.
Which of the following would be considered a benefit?
Standard Text: Select all that apply.
1. Immediate electronic access to all records
2. The development of best practice models
3. A larger portion of the operating budget used to purchase and maintain electronic equipment
4. Improves the safety and efficiency of health care delivery
Hebda, Handbook of Informatics, 5/e Test Bank
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