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Health Policy Development, Implementation & Impact Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following disciplines is NOT a core discipline of the behavioral and social sciences in public health?

Question 2 2. Which of the following health policy development roles is most closely associated with epidemiologists?

Question 3 3. _____ is the study of the distribution and determinants of health, disease, or injury in human populations.

Question 4 4. What kind of research played a major role in the government's response to the 2014 drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

Question 5 5. How are people placed into cells when using a cell-based health system model?

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Question 6 6. Name three examples of baseline parameters that are used in health system models.

Question 7 7. Why is simulation modeling used in health policy development?

Question 8 8. What is an individual choice health system model?

Question 9 9.

Complete this statement about one of the roles of interest groups:

Interest groups speak on behalf of _____ to influence policy.

Question 10 10. The following is a basic role of interest groups in Congress:

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Question 11 11. Public health policy in particular requires this type of knowledge:

Question 12 12. The following statement expresses a necessary characteristic of interest groups:

Question 13 13. What is the viral infection that is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States?

Question 14 14. What is one of the best ways that a large pharmaceutical company can make a huge profit from a vaccine it has developed?

Question 15 15. What is the problem with lawmakers getting nearly all of their information about a vaccine from the manufacturer?

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Question 16 16. When a girl is infected with the human papillomavirus, the infection goes away naturally on its own in two years in _____.

Question 17 17. The first phase of health policy development requires which of the following before moving on to the next phase?

Question 18 18. What are the most common activities in health policy development in their order?

Question 19 19. Which of the following are the major stakeholders in establishing health policy?

Question 20 20. Health policies are defined as which of the following?

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Question 21 21. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services made progress in the area of providing culturally competent services in 2011 by requiring that _____:

Question 22 22. Cultural competence is the ability of practitioners in the healthcare system to address _____:

Question 23 23. Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 stipulates that _____:

Question 24 24. A set of standards from the Office of Minority Health which are designed to provide a template for delivering culturally competent healthcare is called the _____:

Question 25 25. What is bias (in research terms)?

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Question 26 26. Why would it be a challenge to say whether or not e-cigarettes, which have not been on the market very long, are dangerous?

Question 27 27. Which of these is a compilation of scientific research?

Question 28 28. What are things that researchers should remember when communicating with health policy makers?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements about public health and tobacco control policies is TRUE?

Question 30 30. Age, income, and insurance status are examples of what type of variable used in a microsimulation model?

Health Policy Development, Implementation & Impact Chapter Exam Instructions

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