Database Records and Relational Data Worksheet
Complete Parts A and B of this worksheet.
Cite your sources.
Part A: Database Records l
Answer the following patient information questions using the table provided. Refer to figure 4-10 on p. 83 of Health Information Technology and Management for assistance.
1. What patient resides in California? What is the patient number?
The patient that resides in California Sofia Yakaria Pallares. Her patient number is 10259. Gartee, R. (2011).
2. Who is the provider of Sofia Yakaria Pallares? What credentials does her provider have?
Ruth Ann Raymond is Sofia’s provider and Ruth Ann Raymond has her MD license. Gartee, R. (2011).
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3. Explain why the use of databases is important in health care.
In my opinion a database is important in health care because it tells everything about us that is needed to give us the best possible care. It is also beneficial to the organization you have an appointment with in terms of billing. When we go to a doctor or hospital they can pull up the database with our information and see first of all I do have an appointment and what time. Then they can pull up why I am there weather it is an illness I am being treated for or my annual checkup. If I am being treated for anything they can see what they have done and what the next course of action is to be. If they sent me to have test run at the hospital my results would be in the database as well. The doctor I see for my needs