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CE TEST QUESTIONS
GENERAL PURPOSE STATEMENT: To familiarize the nurse with a pilot project designed to determine if a smartphone application could support communication between patients and providers
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: After reading this article and taking this test, the nurse will be able to:
1. Describe the purpose and development of the pilot project.
2. Explain the results of the pilot project
- What do most smartphone healthcare applications for consumers focus on?
- the delivery of patient care
- educational resources
- To integrate smartphone healthcare applications for consumers into healthcare delivery, which is essential?
- unidirectional communication
- two-way communication
- privacy controls
- security controls
- Many nursing theories state that which is needed with the patient to guide improvement in health?
- shared goals
- therapeutic interpersonal relationship
- direct access
- The goal of the project was to develop a smartphone application to connect the patient with a chronic disease from his/her point of living to a
- healthcare educator.
- case manager.
- primary care representative.
- hospital representative.
- The multidisciplinary team believed that the patient type best suited for the pilot was a teenager with asthma who was
- enrolled in an asthma management program.
- not enrolled in an asthma management program.
- newly diagnosed.
- had a smartphone.
- Which model was used to determine perceived usefulness in the pilot project?
- Technology Acceptance Model
- Technology In-Use Model
- Technology in Healthcare Model
- Technology Integration Model
- The application was targeted toward teenagers whose asthma severity was
- intermittent mild or moderate.
- persistent mild or moderate.
- persistent severe.
- Which sphere was investigated by the pilot study?
- What type of study was this classified as by the institutional review board?
- prospective study
- beta-test study
- quality improvement effort
- communication effort
- How many patients completed the pilot project?
- Results from the interview responses found that the majority of patients indicated a perception of positive change in
- the doctor-patient relationship.
- the nurse-patient relationship.
- their knowledge.
- their confidence.
- A unique attribute to the teenage population is that often the nurse must do which to communicate to the teenager about his/her disease?
- communicate in writing
- schedule a meeting
- contact parents
- contact the doctor
- The RN care coordinators believed that the teenagers likely responded in which manner about their asthma control?
- more honestly
- less honestly
- about the same as when talking on the phone
- about the same as when taking in person
- Which communication method did RN care coordinators believe more accurately reflect and addressed the control assessment responses?
- in-person phone
- voice mail message
- text message
- video message
- The smartphone application provided the RN care coordinators with a sense of that the teenagers were doing which about their asthma care?
- they were actively engaged
- they were somewhat engaged
- they were procrastinating
- they were not engaged
- Electronic notifications were sent to the RN care coordinators when the patient
- was actively using the application.
- was not using the application.
- had turned the smartphone on.
- had turned the smartphone off.
- The pilot reinforced the need for nursing to ensure that emerging technologies enhance
- therapeutic relationships.
- patient care.
- nursing care.
- What was a barrier to adoption of the smartphone application identified by the RN care coordinators?
- workflow integration
- staffing needs