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What do requirements for certification as an informatics nurse include?
1. A minimum of a baccalaureate degree in nursing or relevant field
2. An advanced practice license
3. A minimum of an associate degree in nursing
4. A...
What is nursing informatics?
1. The combination of computer and information science with nursing science
2. All computer technology
3. The medical record
4. Internet and World Wide Web sources of healthcare information
Which would be a restraining force for change?
1. Fear of loss or threat to security
2. Perception that change is challenging
3. Potential for self-growth
4. Economic gain
During a large merger of two community hospitals, the nurse-manager was challenged with merging the two very different medical-surgical units into one unit. During the process, meetings were held assuring the nurses that staffing would be a top...
A consultant is hired to recommend organizational changes in a healthcare institution. What best describes this consultant’s role?
1. Leader
2. Legitimate authority
3. Internal change agent
4. External change agent
Which is a key characteristic of a change agent?
1. Formal power
2. Coercive power
3. Trust
4. Charisma
What are Lewin’s steps of change?
1. Instruct, manage, and reward
2. Chaos, change, and control
3. Trust, autonomy, and initiative
4. Unfreezing, moving, and refreezing
Which strategy to manage planned change is nonparticipative and undemocratic?
1. Normative-reeducative
2. Empirical-rational
3. Power-coercive
4. Legitimate power
Which change theory is based on beliefs that people are rational and that they will change if it is in their self-interest?
1. Power-coercive
2. Persuasive
3. Empirical-rational
4. Facilitative
A system of two linear equations has exactly one solution.
  Indicate whether the statement is true or false
Mrs. Davis calls on a student who seems unprepared to answer the question. Mrs. Davis restates the question and stays with the student, who is having difficulty responding. How would your text author evaluate this approach?
A) It is a good...
Concert halls in Mozart’s time
a.   were much smaller than modern concert halls.
b.   were nonexistent; concerts were strictly private affairs for the aristocracy.
c.   consisted mostly of...
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