1. Healthcare facilities must have processes in place to maintain and correct the master patient index…

1. Healthcare facilities must have processes in place to
maintain and correct the master patient index (MPI) against the
quality issues of duplicates, overlays, and overlaps on a
continuous basis. Which of the following is used to match patients
so that patient information can be merged?
Correct answer: Algorithm
incorrect answer: Encoder
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you learned about the correct response and what you learned about
the incorrect response chosen (3 sentences)