A healthcare provider is considering expanding into telehealth…

Question Answered step-by-step A healthcare provider is considering expanding into telehealth… A healthcare provider is considering expanding into telehealth services to help reach lower income patients who may not otherwise seek care. Which of the following considerations should the provider be aware of?  A.Medicaid reimbursement for telehealth services is not available in most states  B.State regulations allow online prescribing only if healthcare providers have a preexisting relationship with the patient  C.To provide telehealth services to multiple states, nurses must be licensed by the federal licensure compact.  D.Lower income patients may use public Wi-Fi to connect with the healthcare provider    2 points   QUESTION 2 An advanced practice nurse is providing telehealth care for patients who are incarcerated. The nurse understands which of the following?  A.Incarcerated patients have increased options of appointment times when telehealth is delivered in this manner  B.Patients prefer telehealth when they are incarcerated because they do not leave the facility.   C.Telehealth provides cost-effective care and supports public safety when this method of care is provided  D.Telehealth is used for this patient population because public safety outweighs the quality of patient care.     2 points   QUESTION 3 A disadvantage of using crowdsourced Social Media data during a disaster response is that the people who post are not professionals and the media posts may perpetuate rumors that are untrue.   True False   2 points   QUESTION 4 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Public Health Association, and National Center for Public Health Informatics are important organizations dedicated to public health data and informatics.   True False   2 points   QUESTION 5 Case Study: A nurse work in a family medicine office in a low socioeconomic rural setting. Many of the nurse’s patients do not have the resources to visit the office on a regular basis to monitor their chronic health conditions. Because of this, the family medicine office has instituted several technological advances in order to provide telehealth care to these patients.The family medicine practice where the nurse works has implemented several forms of telehealth care to assist their patients. Which are examples of telehealth care? Select all that apply.  A.Patient education provided via a computer webcam  B.Storing a patient’s X-ray on a CD  C.Electronically transmitting a patient’s vital signs  D.Faxing a patient’s medical record    2 points   QUESTION 6 Which is an example of a nonclinical use of telehealth?  A.A patient uses a mobile app to take pictures of a rash and transmit to a dermatologist for evaluation.  B.A nurse takes an online continuing education course on cardiovascular care that includes live video discussions.  C.A clinic uses a digital retina camera to screen patients for diabetic retinopathy and forward the images to an ophthalmologist for review.  D.A patient wears a Holter monitor for 24 hours and then returns the device to the physician. A computer analyzes the recordings and prints a report for the physician to review.    2 points   QUESTION 7 An informatics nurse is explaining the benefits of public health informatics to public health nurses, which include:   A.Mandatory treatment regimens for infectious diseases  B.Expansion of standardized patient education  C.Data mining of chronic diseases in acute care settings  D.Dissemination of prevention guidelines    2 points   QUESTION 8 Patients who have which of the following characteristics can use telenursing services?  A.Are immobilized  B.All of the above  C.Live in remote places  D.Have a chronic disease    2 points   QUESTION 9 A patient with congestive heart failure is homebound. Why would the nurse recommend telenursing for this patient?  A.The use of standards and guidelines in telehealth occurs more often than in inpatient units  B.Ongoing monitoring reduces the occurrence of acute exacerbations of disease  C.Telehealth reduces inpatient length of stays  D.Telehealth uses healthcare resources more appropriately than inpatient units do    2 points   QUESTION 10 Timely collection of public health data allows for easy detection of disease.  True False   Health Science Science Nursing NURS 002 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)