Type
Quiz
Book Title
Handbook of Informatics for Nurses & Healthcare Professionals 5th Edition
ISBN 13
978-0132574952

978-0132574952 Chapter 26 Part 2

August 31, 2019
Correct Answer: 1,2,3,4,5
Rationale 1: The National Academies has prepared, in cooperation with the Department, fact sheets on five types
of terrorist attacks including fact sheets on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and IED attacks
(Homeland Security, 2011). These fact sheets offer clear, objective information on these specific types of attacks
as well as their impact and dangers helping nurses focus on specific needs and communication in particular.
Rationale 2: The National Academies has prepared, in cooperation with the Department, fact sheets on five types
of terrorist attacks including fact sheets on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and IED attacks
(Homeland Security, 2011). These fact sheets offer clear, objective information on these specific types of attacks
as well as their impact and dangers helping nurses focus on specific needs and communication in particular.
Rationale 3: The National Academies has prepared, in cooperation with the Department, fact sheets on five types
of terrorist attacks including fact sheets on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and IED attacks
(Homeland Security, 2011). These fact sheets offer clear, objective information on these specific types of attacks
as well as their impact and dangers helping nurses focus on specific needs and communication in particular.
Rationale 4: The National Academies has prepared, in cooperation with the Department, fact sheets on five types
of terrorist attacks including fact sheets on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and IED attacks
(Homeland Security, 2011). These fact sheets offer clear, objective information on these specific types of attacks
as well as their impact and dangers helping nurses focus on specific needs and communication in particular.
Rationale 5: The National Academies has prepared, in cooperation with the Department, fact sheets on five types
of terrorist attacks including fact sheets on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and IED attacks
(Homeland Security, 2011). These fact sheets offer clear, objective information on these specific types of attacks
as well as their impact and dangers helping nurses focus on specific needs and communication in particular.
Global Rationale:
Cognitive Level: Applying
Client Need: Safe Effective Care Environment
Client Need Sub: Management of Care
Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Communication and Documentation
Learning Outcome:
Question 9
Type: MCSA
Public health care is responsible for the protecting the health care needs of the public through a variety of ways.
With the increase in technology, which of the following statements is true about information technology and
public health protection?
1. Information technology provides the ability to access Center for Disease Control (CDC) updates on outbreaks
of communicable disease.
2. Information technology diminishes the ability to make rapid decisions during crisis management.
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3. Information technology controls communication during a crisis.
4. Information technology is unnecessary during a crisis.
Question 10
Type: MCSA
The use of the Internet for health information has grown exponentially in the past few years. There are a multitude
of reasons for individuals to check online before contacting their health care provider. Which of the following
statements is a major reason why people turn to the Internet and websites for health related information?
1. Fewer people have health care insurance.
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2. The long lines and waiting time in healthcare providers’ offices prevent individuals from making appointments.
3. People refuse to pay the co-pay when they can find out about their illness for free.
4. People are reluctant to bother their primary healthcare provider.
Question 11
Type: FIB
There is a global concern that not all populations or subpopulations have the resources and capabilities to utilize
or benefit from communication using technology and Internet. This phenomenon is called _____________.
Standard Text:
Correct Answer: digital divide
Rationale : The concern is that not all populations or subpopulations have the resources and capabilities to utilize
or benefit from communication using technology and Internet. Goodall, Ward, and Newman, (2010) refer to this
concern as the “digital divide” and express concern and their research examines the use of technology indicating
that older people in Australia use information and communication technology (ICT) less than other age group.
There is a compelling concern regarding governments or healthcare agencies to move exclusively to ICT
communication may create a chasm of the worst kind excluding select populations from having access to this
important health information.
Global Rationale:
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Cognitive Level: Analyzing
Client Need: Safe Effective Care Environment
Client Need Sub: Management of Care
Nursing/Integrated Concepts: Communication and Documentation
Learning Outcome:
Question 12
Type: MCSA
The ability to improve health outcomes and make data-driven decisions within a new or existing health
information infrastructure is critical. This can be accomplished through which of the following?
1. Reliable databases
2. A cogent plan of action
3. Systems implementation
4. Public health informatics
Question 13
Type: MCSA
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Research has suggested that there is a positive correlation between an individual's health literacy and which of the
following?
1. Knowledge of illness
2. Managed care
3. Computer skills
4. Health outcomes
Question 14
Type: MCMA
The relationship between information technology and the collection and analysis of data is part of the
development of evidence-based practice and improved patient outcomes. Which of the following are essential
elements that need to be considered to have a comprehensive, robust health information system to promote public
health informatics?
Standard Text: Select all that apply.
1. Data definitions
2. Coding classification systems
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3. Data transmission capability
4. Health information exchange (HIE)
5. Data storage
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