Electronic Health Record chapter 1
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1) Of the following, which is not an application of an EHR system?
capture of insurance policy number
Dr. Evans' office has computerized the following functions: appointment scheduling, charge capture, collections, and reporting. These are all found in which type of software?
) Christine Simmons arrived for her appointment with Dr. Shumaker 20 minutes ago. The healthcare professional has just left the room after taking Christine's vital signs and medical history. What will be the next step in Christine's flow through the overall process?
) Jesse Lopez is a healthcare professional at Green Springs Internal Medicine. He has just finished submitting claims to Blue Shield for patients seen yesterday. Jesse was performing what type of function?
) Sean Brown is a new care provider and has never before used PrimeSUITE. He is frustrated, and though you have been trying to help him, he is still having difficulty. What would be sound advice to give to Dr. Brown?
Direct him to the User's Guide in PrimeSUITE and show him the index, contents, and search features
) You are a registrar in the admitting office of a hospital; a patient presents to register for an outpatient laboratory test. What will you first access to determine if that patient has ever been seen at that hospital before, or whether you must register him for the first time?
master patient (person) index
)Physicians' practices sometimes use a service to check for errors on claim forms prior to submitting a claim to the insurance company. The service that processes insurance claims is a/an:
Roberta is a healthcare professional at Dr. Ingram's office. She has a patient on the phone who wants to make an appointment with Dr. Ingram. What will Roberta take into consideration when looking for an open appointment time?
the reason for the patient visit
Pieces of data which identify a patient and include such items as name, address, and date of birth are considered what types of data?
Which of the following is not a type of medical insurance?
self-pay from patient
) PrimeSUITE uses a single ____________to document administrative and clinical data on each patient.
) What must a care provider do before he/she will see the benefits of an EHR in relation to time spent documenting each patient's visit?
devote time to learning the new system
Research has shown what, in relation to the use of an EHR?
care providers have embraced the use of EHR software willingly
A care provider is dictating a progress note into speech recognition while the patient is being seen. This dictation is occurring:
at the point of care
Medical providers are able to share information between/among one another if they use an electronic health record in their office. In PrimeSUITE this application is known as:
The documentation of a patient's office visit is often referred to as a/an:
The feature in PrimeSUITE which guides the user about how specific functions or applications work is known as:
During the history of present illness, the healthcare professional asks Ron Albertson for his preferred pharmacy. The healthcare professional then enters the information into PrimeSUITE. After the care provider has examined and diagnosed Mr. Albertson, he prescribes Amoxicillin and electronically sends the prescription to Mr. Albertson's chosen pharmacy without having to enter any additional information into the ePrescribe module. This is an example of:
The first step of the information chain in an electronic system is:
Patient makes the appointment
Posting patient charges occurs during which step(s) of the process in an office setting?
You are a healthcare professional at Greensburg Medical Center and you have just shown a patient, Mrs. Clark, to the check-out desk, where the billing coordinator had just taken the encounter form (superbill) for the visit. Dr. Daniels came to the window and stated that Mrs. Clark left the exam room before receiving her flu shot. What will occur in this case?
Mrs. Clark will be taken back to the exam room, will be given the shot by the healthcare professional, who will document it in Mrs. Clark's record, and will update the encounter form to reflect the charges for the flu shot, at which point Mrs. Clark will return to the check-out desk
) PrimeSUITE is what kind of computer software?
Practice Management and Electronic Health Record
Which of the following is not a care provider?