Quiz: health IT

Think you know a bit about health care IT? Try our quiz!

1.       ___________ is the transmission of healthcare-related data among facilities, health information organizations (HIO) and government agencies according to national standards.  



2.       A ___________ is a certified professional who oversees the creation and use of health information systems in health care settings.



3.       ___________ is a technology framework that allows physicians to write and send prescriptions to a participating pharmacy electronically.



4.       ___________ are application programs that offer health-related services for smartphones and tablet PCs.



5.       ___________ is a marketing technique used by pharmaceutical companies to educate a physician about a vendor's products in hopes that the physician will prescribe the company’s products more often.



6.       __________ is the area of IT involving the design, development, creation, use and maintenance of information systems for the healthcare industry.



7.       ___________  is a type of ambulatory healthcare that allows a patient to use an Internet-capable device to perform a routine test and send the test data to a healthcare professional in real-time.



8.       ___________ is the practice of medical diagnosis facilitated by digital transmission of pathological data. 



9.       ___________ is a general term for the use of mobile phones and other wireless technology in medical care.



10.   A ___________ is a list of prescription drugs that are covered by a specific health care plan.


This was last updated in February 2012
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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