Public Health & U.S. Health Care Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which set of factors contributed to widespread transmission of the Ebola virus during the 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT one of the three key components of public health infrastructure?

Question 3 3. Which public health agencies are considered the front line for delivering basic public health services?

Question 4 4. Public health agencies use disease surveillance systems to monitor community health status. This activity falls under which core function of public health?

Question 5 5. The _____ is composed of 27 separate institutes and centers, and is at the forefront of medical research.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following organizations is most involved in identifying and tracking foodborne illness?

Question 7 7.

Which of the following resources is offered by the American Cancer Society to help you prevent cancer?

I. Informative articles

II. Calculators

III. Quizzes

Question 8 8. Which of the following organizations has numerous hotlines specific to one of various diseases or disorders?

Question 9 9. How are healthcare services provided in a mixed health system?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements about epidemiology is NOT true?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT an aim of public health science?

Question 12 12. Low-income Americans have less access to healthcare facilities and services compared to middle-income and high-income Americans. Which key concept from this lesson is highlighted by this statement?

Question 13 13. The use of measures that promote health and prevent disease is known as:

Question 14 14. Which of these scenarios is a good example of proper public health?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the proper term for a branch of medicine that aims to stop disease from ever happening and promote physical and mental health in order to prolong and improve the quantity and quality of life?

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Question 16 16. How do poor environments impact human health on a community-wide basis?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a behavioral determinant of health?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about the field of medicine is TRUE?

Question 19 19. Statewide smoking bans are an example of which type of disease prevention strategy?

Question 20 20. Studies show that people who live in neighborhoods with high rates of crime tend to have worse health outcomes, on average, compared to people who live in neighborhoods with low rates of crime. This suggests that neighborhood crime is a determinant of health. What kind of health determinant is neighborhood crime?

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Question 21 21. Which concept refers to indirect protection from infectious disease?

Question 22 22. Which of the following laws is NOT an example of public health law?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is FALSE?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about school vaccination laws is TRUE?

Question 25 25. Which of the following essential public health services is related to assurance?

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Question 26 26.

Which of the following is a non-profit organizations?

I. American Cancer Society

II. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

III. National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Question 27 27. What accounted for the largest share of U.S. Healthcare spending 2015?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is not an important part of public health?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements about disease prevalence is FALSE?

Question 30 30. Food and drug labeling laws are an example of which type of public health law strategy?

Public Health & U.S. Health Care Chapter Exam Instructions

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