[New Soln] HSM330 Assignments Week 8: Final Exam

Week 8: Final Ex


This Final Exam is comprehensive and cover all course materials to date.

  • The Final Exam covers Chapters 1 through 20 and also COs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
  • The Final Exam has 25 multiple-choice questions (10 points each) for a total value of 250 points.
  • The Final Exam is 3 and a half hours long.

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Score for this quiz: 250 out of 250
Submitted Oct 15 at 6:34am
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Question 1

10 / 10 pts
(CO 1) A health record that maintains information throughout the lifespan of the patient, ideally from birth to death, is known as a

longitudinal health record.

problem-oriented health record.

integrated health record.

patient-centric record.

Question 2

10 / 10 pts
(CO 2) For which HIM function will EDMS impact physician workflow the most?



Core measures abstracting


Question 3

10 / 10 pts
(CO 2) A healthcare organization remains committed to purchasing a vendor’s product, which the organization finds solid in its financial and administrative applications but weaker in clinical applications. What is the term for this strategy?





Question 4

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Uniform Rules Relating to Discovery of Electronically Stored Information (also known as e-discovery) enables what information to be brought into court?

Legal health record

Metadata that surrounds the components of the EHR

Computer systems to display the EHR online

Paper copies of the content of the EHR

Question 5

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) Which of the following forms of communication may be most important for an EHR project manager?





Question 6

10 / 10 pts
(CO 6) The term that describes the ability of one information system to exchange data with another information system is





Question 7

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) Which of the following does a project manager NOT need to know how to do?

Mitigate risk

Use the EHR

Manage scope


Question 8

10 / 10 pts
(CO 6) AHIMA’s PHR attributes designate that the owner of the PHR should be





Question 9

10 / 10 pts
(CO 5) Which form of storage architecture is most amendable to electronic document storage?

Direct attached

Storage network


Storage area

Question 10

10 / 10 pts
(CO 5) Which of the following tensions must be addressed in health IT to ensure its success?

Hardware obsolescence versus software development

Gaining value without structured data

Achieving consistency and flexibility

Requiring vendors to improve products at no cost to organizations

Question 11

10 / 10 pts
(CO 5) Which of the following is false?

Most hospitals do not have their own data warehouse.

A data repository contributes data to a data warehouse.

Most EHR systems come with a data repository.

Data repositories are important for integrating data.

Question 12

10 / 10 pts
(CO 7) Which term describes the ability to apply information without necessarily having experience?

Population health


Big data


Question 13

10 / 10 pts
(CO 7) A service that can increase revenue may be obtained through:

Online bill paying

Preventive service reminders

Point of service payment

Positive patient identification

Question 14

10 / 10 pts
(CO 1) A vulnerability is best characterized as:

An operational aspect

A threat to the organization

A weakness in security controls

A specific target

Question 15

10 / 10 pts
(CO 1) A clinical data repository (in contrast to a clinical data warehouse) is optimized for what purpose?

Data mining


Predictive modeling

Processing many transactions

Question 16

10 / 10 pts
(CO 6) Which part of the infrastructure preparedness maps a vocabulary to standard data sets prior to software installation?

Process infrastructure

People preparation

System build

Hardware infrastructure

Question 17

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) On a migration path, an example of an operational element that is part of strategic planning is:

Vendor selection

Information technology requirement

Application vendor name

Workflow and process mapping

Question 18

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) The description of how an organization plans to use data standards and build its data infrastructure is:

technical strategy
data strategy

functional strategy

implementation strategy

Question 19

10 / 10 pts
(CO 3) The number of years it takes to recoup an expenditure is:

Internal rate of return

Net present value*
Return on investment

Payback period

Question 20

10 / 10 pts
(CO 4) The traditional systems development life cycle (SDLC) as compared to the modern SDLC, lacks:

Feedback mechanism

Disposition step

Consensus building

Planning step

Question 21

10 / 10 pts
(CO 6) In making a decision about which vendor will be the finalist, the key factor should be:

How easy the system is for new users to use

How well the product will meet the organization’s goals

Price and contract terms

Ability to customize to meet your current workflows and processes

Question 22

10 / 10 pts
(CO 6) Which term refers to customizing an EHR system to an organization’s specifications:

System build

Infrastructure preparedness

Chance control

Question 23

10 / 10 pts
(CO 5) The database structure in most EHRs is:

Flat file




Question 24

10 / 10 pts
(CO 4) Changing the culture of an organization requires:

Shared decision-making

Accountability for action

New management

Organizational restructuring

Question 25

10 / 10 pts
(CO 7) Which of the following relates to patient engagement?

Interaction with providers

actions to obtain greatest benefits from healthcare

All of the above

Use of consumer empowerment devices or apps