As an APN seeking the best evidence to ensure optimal patient centered outcomes

As an apn seeking the best evidence to ensure optimal

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17. As an APN seeking the best evidence to ensure optimal patient-centered outcomes, which agency will you refer to when seeking the current evidence based guidelines directing standard of care?a. Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)b. Agency for Health Research and Qualityc. Centers for Disease Control and Preventiond. US Protective and Safety Task Force18. When seeking specific epidemiology information on disease statistics and prevention of deadly conditions. What specific agency under the US Department of Health and Human Services would you rely upon?19. Advanced Practice Nurses (APNs) committed to ensuring the safety of an aging society and reducing escalations in mental health disorders will require the following practice to promote wellness in this patient population:
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20. Currently, 10,000 Baby Boomers are entering the Medicare system daily. The Affordable Care Act wasdesigned to improve health care delivery through prevention and promotion programs. What initiative specifically focuses on the aging American?21. How can the APN influence the development and passage of a specific health policy issue?a. Develop a health policy proposal and present it to the House of Representatives?b. Partner with a legislator who is a sponsor of a bill despite his or her specific assigned committee work.c. Determine what the specific legislative agenda is for the nursing organization that you belong – so thatyour expertise can be used to push the agenda with your specific legislator.d. None of the above22. How has the Quality Chasm Report been used to direct US health care?a. Is not used to direct health care in the USb. IOM designed this document to direct medical practices in the USc. This report has been used as the framework and foundation for multiple health policy initiatives since its release in 2001d. None of the above23. Medicare Access and Summary CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, (MACRA) legislation is:
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24. Team STEPPS training through the Agency for Health, Research and Quality is focused on patient safety. The primary tenets of this training are focused specifically on:25. As an APN providing patient-specific care and seeking Medicare reimbursement under MACRA legislation demonstrating value and quality. You will bill under which payment system?26. Observational study designs are primarily used in public health data collection and help to determineefficacy of specific interventions. What is an example of a public health concern that is frequently evaluated by the CDC to ensure population-based health and wellness?a. Drug safety and efficacyb. Pasteurizationc. Environmental toxinsd. Vaccinations
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