Understanding Health Policy Analysis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A _____ is a short paragraph that summarizes the issue to be considered.

Question 2 2. In which element of the landscape section should policy analysts address ethical or moral issues surrounding the problem?

Question 3 3. Policy analysis refers to the systematic evaluation of the _____ and _____ implications of public policy alternatives.

Question 4 4. Which of the following is true about ethics and health policies?

Question 5 5. What can influence public opinion about healthcare?

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Question 6 6. Why might it be important to understand health policies?

Question 7 7. Health policy processes can be very detailed, time-consuming and _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a part of the analysis of policy being developed for health issues?

Question 9 9. Of the following statements, which one best describes a question one might ask in analyzing health policy?

Question 10 10. The difference between a memo and a brief is _____.

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Question 11 11. Why is research so important in writing a piece of health policy?

Question 12 12. What is NOT true about policy?

Question 13 13. What groups of people are invested in the process of health policy formation?

Question 14 14. Health policy brings _____ to the issues revolving around health care of a population.

Question 15 15. One of the elements needed to consider before moving to the planning phase in health policy analysis is _____.

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Question 16 16. Which policy analysis criterion addresses the basic principle of fairness?

Question 17 17. Which of the following health policies would be the most economically efficient?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about political feasibility is TRUE?

Question 19 19. Health care policies are developed through _____, evaluation, and analysis of other policies.

Question 20 20. How is the success of a health policy measured?

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Question 21 21. What influences policies and group politics during the policy feedback process?

Question 22 22. What is a definition of framing?

Question 23 23. What is an example of information processing on a macro level?

Question 24 24. The field of _____ strives to understand how people use evidence to make decisions.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT one of the four main elements of the background section?

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Question 26 26. Politics can play a big role in determining _____.

Question 27 27. The health policy process is a fluid step-by-step pathway using which of the following?

Question 28 28. Which is NOT one of the four components that should be included in health policy research?

Question 29 29. Which of the following best describes health policy analysis elements to consider?

Question 30 30. Effectiveness deals with which of the following issues?

Understanding Health Policy Analysis Chapter Exam Instructions

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