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Health Care Financing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All of the patient's healthcare data is stored for audits and reporting. Where is this located?

Question 2 2. Patients and families are caught in the middle of healthcare reform and must make choices for coverage. What options are available for the healthcare consumer today?

Question 3 3. _____ in physicians offices and hospitals pull all the information together to report to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to monitor quality and ensure payment.

Question 4 4. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are responsible for direction and oversight of the statistics on how well the healthcare industry is performing. What are some of the measures they are reviewing?

Question 5 5. Healthcare reforms are expected to find solutions to get people insured, provide more choices of providers, more access to specialists, more quality and _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT an advantage of universal health care?

Question 7 7. What is universal health care?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a disadvantage of universal health care?

Question 9 9. What is a single payer system?

Question 10 10. Universal health care can be provided in which of the following ways?

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Question 11 11. Dan is age 62 and works part time at a grocery store making minimum wage. He has no disabilities. Which program BEST fits Dan's health insurance needs?

Question 12 12. How does Medicaid differ from Medicare?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT covered under Medicare Part B?

Question 14 14. Oscar, age 72, receives inpatient care at a skilled nursing facility. Which part of Medicare covers his care?

Question 15 15. Jalisa is 37 years old and has end-stage kidney failure. Which program BEST fits her health insurance needs?

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Question 16 16. Billy received a claim against his health insurance in the mail in the amount of $4,910. This is the first claim against his health insurance for the current calendar year. His deductible is $3,000, his coinsurance is 20%, and his premium is $200. What will Billy end up paying on this claim?

Question 17 17. Becky is having foot surgery and lives in a townhouse with four flights of steps. She would like to stay in a long-term care facility for the first couple of weeks following her surgery so as not to be a bother to her family. However, when she inquires about her plans to her health insurance company she is told that the long-term care facility will not be covered for her in this type of situation. This is known as a policy _____.

Question 18 18. A financial agreement for the payment of health-related costs that is made between an individual or a group of individuals and an insurance company is known as _____.

Question 19 19. Raymond pays for the first $2,600 of covered services himself (out-of-pocket) under his health insurance plan. This $2,600 is a known as a _____.

Question 20 20. Susie selects a health insurance plan through her employer where she makes a $200 payment in full each month for her health care benefits to remain completely active. This payment is known as:

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Question 21 21. You are having a discussion with a friend about how healthcare is financed in the United States. You explain that _____.

Question 22 22. The phrase free-enterprise best relates to the _____ of the American healthcare system.

Question 23 23. Healthcare programs that receive funding from the American government are known as _____.

Question 24 24. An example of a private healthcare insurance company would be _____.

Question 25 25. You work for a company that provides an insurance option that is quite affordable because they subsidize the cost as part of _____ to their employees.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following healthcare users is the LEAST likely to be a high cost user of medical care?

Question 27 27. The top 5% of individual healthcare spenders in the U.S. account for more than half of all national healthcare spending. This figure most clearly demonstrates which of the following concepts from this lesson?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT an example of public health efforts to control healthcare costs associated with chronic disease?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements about U.S. healthcare spending is NOT true?

Question 30 30. Which type of health care has seen the fastest spending growth in recent years?

Health Care Financing Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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