HIS Test Bank Chapter 1 Questions

1- When did the Institute of Medicine first publish its report calling for the widespread adoption and use of computer-based patient records?




... Answer is B)

2- HIPAA signed into law in 1996, was designed primarily to:




... Answer is D)

3- Which of the following is an example of an error of omission?




... Answer is B)

4- Which of the following initiatives led to the rapid advancement and adoption of e-prescribing in health care?




... Answer is C)

5- Which entity was charged with providing leadership for the development and nationwide implementation of an interoperable health information technology infrastructure?




... Answer is A)

6- Which of the following is NOT a component of the HITECH Act?




... Answer is B)

7- Which of the following is NOT one of the "triple aims" for the US health care delivery system?




... Answer is C)

8- __________ is best defined as the ability of a system to exchange electronic health information with and use electronic health information from other systems without special effort on the part of the user.




... Answer is D)

9- Which of the following statements best describes the Common well Health Alliance?




... Answer is A)

10- Which of the following is the biggest barrier to health information exchange?




... Answer is C)