As an HIM student, create a flow chart of medical record/ health information starting from when a patient is admitted and discharge in a hospital setting create a flow chart of the path of a medical record as it originates through admission to discharge of the patient. ⦁ Create the chart in a Word document
What type of PICOT question is the following research question? “Does sitting in the sun without sunblock as a child increase the risk for skin cancer.” Intervention. Prognosis/Prediction. Diagnostic. Etiology.
You are collecting data during a review of the medical records of patients recently discharged after treatment for pneumonia. During hospitalization, some of these patients received medication to help them breathe when they complained of being short of breath. Your research question is: “Were hospitalized patients with pneumonia who received medication to help them breathe (in addition to antibiotics) compared to those who did not receive medication to help them breathe at greater risk for longer hospital stays?” This research is: Experimental. Qualitative. Prospective. Retrospective.
Case Study After migrating from Italy, Regina and her husband spent almost 40 years on a farm near a small country town. After Regina’s husband died, her children helped her move to the city to be closer to them and other facilities. Regina has just been assigned a worker, Jenny, to support her to continue living independently. Regina’s English is limited and she tells Jenny she doesn’t have any friends in the city because she only feels comfortable speaking Italian. Regina doesn’t drive and says that sometimes her son takes her to mass on special occasions, but that she misses […]