Lom Chap 18-sxs Chap 21-health Ins. Chap 3&16-pharm Chap 27

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LOM chap 18-SxS chap 21-Health ins. chap 3&16-Pharm chap 27
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1.  Parathormone
2.  Adenohypophysis
3.  Goiter
4.  Mineralocorticoid
5.  Gonadotropin
6.  A.courtisolB. cortisolA or B:_____ meaning:_______________________
7.  A. pitiutary glandB. pituitary glandA or B:____ meaning:________________________
8.  ADH
9.  T4
10.  Acromegalyhyper or hypo:______ endocrine gland involved:_____________
11.  Diabetes mellitushyper or hypo:________ endocrine gland involved:____________
12.  Cretinismhyper or hypo:________ endorcrine gland involved
13.  Glycosuria
14.  Type 2
15.  RAI
16.  T4
17.  Which is a function of the thyroid gland
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
18.  What is another name for the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
19.  Which of the following secretes cortisol
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
20.  Which is a hormone secreted by the pancreas
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
21.  Which hormone stimulates the adrenal cortex to secrete hormones
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
22.  Which is an example of an electrolyte
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
23.  Which is an element that is present in thyroxine
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
24.  Which is a hormone secreted by the ovary and adrenal cortex
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
25.  Which is a description of gonadotropins
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
26.  What is the term for excessive development of mammary tissue in a male
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
27.  Kal/i is a combining form for which substance
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
28.  Insulin deficiency or resistance leads to hyperglycemia and ketoacidosis
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
29.  A group of symptoms produced by excess of cortisol from the adrenal cortex
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
30.  Advanced hypothyroidism in adulthood
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
31.  Thyrotoxicosis; hypersecretion of the thyroid gland
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
32.  Which term means enlargement of the thyroid gland
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
33.  Exophthalmos is a symptom of which endocrine disorder
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
34.  Natr/o is the combining form for which substance
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
35.  Characteristic of type 1 diabetes mellitus
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
36.  Which of the following is associated with neuropathy, nephropathy, and retinopathy
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
37.  Which is a description of achondroplasia
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
38.  Which is a description of a thyroid scan
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
39.  Hormone secreted by the thyroid gland
A.
B.
C.
40.  Constant muscle contraction
A.
B.
C.
41.  Part of the brain that controls the secretions of the pituitary gland
A.
B.
C.
42.  Hormone secreted by the islet of cells of langerhans
A.
B.
C.
43.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
44.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
45.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
46.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
47.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
48.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
49.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
50.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
51.  Select the term that is spelled correctly
A.
B.
52.  Cancer of the thyroid gland (papillary and follicular are types)
A.
B.
C.
D.
53.  Excessive thirst
A.
B.
C.
54.  Hormone secreted by the thyroid gland; lowers blood calcium
A.
B.
C.
55.  Type of hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex; necessary for the use of sugars, fats and proteins
A.
B.
C.
56.  Anterior lobe of the pituitary gland
A.
B.
C.
57.  Hormone secreted by the ovaries
A.
B.
C.
58.  Region of the brain that produces factors to stimulate the pituitary gland
A.
B.
C.
59.  Test that measures levels of sugar in the blood
A.
B.
C.
60.  Benign tumor of the adrenal medulla
A.
B.
C.
61.  Sympathomimetic; elevates heart rate, blood pressure
A.
B.
C.
62.  Increases metabolism in body cells
A.
B.
C.
63.  Stimulates secretion of hormones from adrenal cortex
A.
B.
C.
64.  Increases blood sugar
A.
B.
C.
65.  Helps transport glucose to cells and decreases blood sugar
A.
B.
C.
66.  Diabetes insipidus
A.
B.
C.
67.  Prolactin
A.
B.
C.
68.  T4
A.
B.
C.
69.  GTT
A.
B.
C.
70.  Located behind the stomach; alpha and beta islet cells secrete hormones
A.
B.
C.
71.  Located in the neck on either side of the treachea; secretes thyroxine
A.
B.
C.
72.  Located at the base of the brain in the sella turcica; hypophysis
A.
B.
C.
73.  Male hormone secreted by the testes
A.
B.
C.
74.  Secreted by the posterior lob of the pituitary gland; vasopressin
A.
B.
C.
75.  Secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland; stimulates secretion by the thyroid gland
A.
B.
C.
76.  Male hormone secreted by the testes
A.
B.
C.
77.  Name the endocrine organ that produces the following hormone:insulin:
78.  Name the endocrine organ that produces the following hormone:  epinephrine:
79.  Name the endocrine organ that produces the following hormone:follicle-stimulating hormone:
80.  Name the endocrine organ that produces the following hormone:aldosterone:
81.  Removal of the pituitary gland: ________ectomy
82.  Deficient sodium in the blood: hypo___________
83.  Disease condition of adrenal gland: adreno__________
84.  Normal thyroid function:_______thyroid
85.  Hormone secreted by the thyroid gland: tri______________
86.  Aden/o:
87.  Adren/o
88.  Cortic/o
89.  Dips/o
90.  Gluc/o
91.  Glyc/o
92.  Gonad/o
93.  Lact/o
94.  Myx/o
95.  Natr/o
96.  Pancreat/o
97.  Ur/o
98.  -ectomy
99.  -genic
100.  Poly-
101.  There are _________ glands in the endocrine system of the body
A.
B.
C.
D.
102.  The endocrine subsection of the cpt manual contains codes for ________ endocrine glands
A.
B.
C.
D.
103.  Within the endocrine system description, the terms subtotal and ________ mean something less than the total
A.
B.
C.
D.
104.  Name the four glands represented in the Endocrine subsection
105.  When a society tends to be hasty in bringing lawsuits, it is said to be
A.
B.
C.
D.
106.  The latin term for "let the master answer" is
A.
B.
C.
D.
107.  Members of a medical team who are not physicians are called _________ members.
A.
B.
C.
D.
108.  Elements of a legal contract include all of the following except
A.
B.
C.
D.
109.  A proposition to create a contract is the
A.
B.
C.
D.
110.  The "thing of value" that each party gives to the other is the
A.
B.
C.
D.
111.  A contract can be terminated when
A.
B.
C.
D.
112.  The type of contract that exists between a healthcare provider and a patient is a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
113.  When certain precise steps are not followed when a physician terminates the patient/doctor contract it is called
A.
B.
C.
D.
114.  A health insurance company is referred to as the
A.
B.
C.
D.
115.  The federal act that states that medicare is the secondary payer in the case of automobile or liability coverage is the
A.
B.
C.
D.
116.  The act that made medicare benefits secondary to employer group health plans for employees (or spouses) over 65 is the
A.
B.
C.
D.
117.  The act that addresses the prevention of healthcare fraud and abuse of patients eligible for medicare and medicaid benefits is the
A.
B.
C.
D.
118.  Standards of human conduct (sometimes called morals) are
A.
B.
C.
D.
119.  Following the rules and conventions governing correct or polite behavior in society is called
A.
B.
C.
D.
120.  HIPAA was signed into law in
A.
B.
C.
D.
121.  In compliance with HIPAA, when patients visit their healthcare providers for treatment, they are given a
A.
B.
C.
D.
122.  When two patients recognize each other in a medical practices reception area, HIPAA refers to this as a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
123.  The office of inspector general (OIG) recommends all medical facilities have a
A.
B.
C.
D.
124.  Medicare and medicaid records must be kept a minimum of _____ years.
A.
B.
C.
D.
125.  Before medical information can be divulged to a third party, the patient should sign a
A.
B.
C.
D.
126.  Exceptions to confidentiality include all of the following except
A.
B.
C.
D.
127.  An authorization to release information should contain all of the following except the
A.
B.
C.
D.
128.  It is illegal for the health insurance professional to make any documentation entries in a petients health record
A.
B.
129.  Under no circumstance may information in a patients record be released with the express written authorization by the patient or his/her parent/gaurdian
A.
B.
130.  The terms fraud and abuse are interchangeable
A.
B.
131.  Child abuse, but not the abuse of an adult, is an exception to confidentiality
A.
B.
132.  The federal false claim amendments act (of 1986) expands to the governments ability to control fraud and abuse in healthcare
A.
B.
133.  COBRA affects employers with more than 20 employees
A.
B.
134.  With the advent of HIPAA, specific federal guidelines are now in place that provide security and protection for PHI for all healthcare information transmitted electronically
A.
B.
135.  The uses of standard transaction formats and code sets is required by CMS (formely HCFA) for electronically transmitted health information from providers, health plans, and healthcare clearinghouses
A.
B.
136.  Effective october 16, 2003, HIPAA made it mandatory ( with no exceptions) that all medicare claims be submitted electronically
A.
B.
137.  According to ASCA, no other transactions (changes, adjustments, or appeals to the initial claim) are required to be submitted electronically
A.
B.
138.  Claims submitted via direct data entry (DDE) fall under the category of "other type of electronic claims" and are not subject to the "rule"
A.
B.
139.  One of the major obstacles in getting a medical practice set up for electronic claims submission is the time it takes to acquire approval from various state and federal agencies
A.
B.
140.  All medical providers who change to using electronic submissions rather than paper ones will see immediate significant savings
A.
B.
141.  HIPAA regulations do not apply to the medicare program because it is not considered a "health plan"
A.
B.
142.  Patient accounting systems can be set up to receive automatic ERA payments
A.
B.
143.  While EMRs may be the wave of the future, the internet is not safe enough to store and transmit the confidential information contained in them
A.
B.
144.  The "administrative staff" are the only members of the medical team that are typically involved in the preparation and training of the conversion from a paper to a computerized system
A.
B.
145.  A "small provider" is a medical facility that has fewer than two practicing physicians
A.
B.
146.  A medical facility, physician, practitioner, or supplier with fewer than 10 FTEs is called a "small supplier"
A.
B.
147.  According to ASCA, no claim payment will be made under either Parts A or B of the medicare program unless the claim is submitted electronically with a few exceptions
A.
B.
148.  A system wherein data representing money is moved electronically between accounts or organizations is called and EMR
A.
B.
149.  A hospital, skilled nursing facility, home health agency, or hospice with fewer than 25 FTEs is called a
150.  Direct and indirect patient contact involves ____________ and ______________ responsibilities
151.  Legal form is only applicable in ______________ contracts.
152.  To be HIPAA-compliant, a medical facility should develop and maintain a 7-step ___________________________
153.  When an individual has the legal ability to handle another persons affairs, he/she is said to have ______________________
154.  A physician, practitioner, facility, or supplier with fewer than 10 full-time equivalent (FTE) employees is called a ____________________
155.  An electronic file wherein patients health information is stored in a computer system is called a/an ________________________________
156.  The document that allows the providers office to receive explanation of benefits electronically is the
157.  Which of the following disorders may occur if the thyroid fails to function properly during the formative years of a child's development
A.
B.
C.
D.
158.  Because of the drugs action to suppress the bodys inflammatory response, patients on long term adrenocorticoid agents are at risk for the unrecognized advance of which of the following
A.
B.
C.
D.
159.  The goal of insulin pump therapy is to do which of the following?
A.
B.
C.
D.
160.  Which of the following is necessary for oral hypolycemic agents to be effective in managing diabetes
A.
B.
C.
D.
161.  The hormone that induces favorable conditions for the growth and development of the fetus is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
162.  Regulating hormones that affect all the other endocrine glands in the body are secreted in which of the following locations
A.
B.
C.
D.
163.  Hypothyroidism tends to occur in geographic regions that are deficient in which of the following
A.
B.
C.
D.
164.  Which of the following are used to suppress the thyroid gland before surgery
A.
B.
C.
D.
165.  Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) has what effect on the body
A.
B.
C.
D.
166.  Which of the following may accompany the use of hormone replacement therapy for women in menopause
A.
B.
C.
D.
167.  Teriparatide (Forteo), a medication used to treat osteoporosis, is derived from which source
A.
B.
C.
D.
168.  Which of the following are true about raloxifene hydrochloride (Evista)? select all that apply
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
169.  When a health insurance professional intentionally and knowingly misrepresents facts to increase the payment of a claim, it is commonly known as
A.
B.
C.
D.
170.  Improper methods of doing business that are contradictory to accepted business practices is a definition of
A.
B.
C.
D.
171.  The primary objectives of HIPAA include all of the following except to
A.
B.
C.
D.
172.  Upcoding and unbundling of charges are examples of
A.
B.
C.
D.
173.  A clinical, scientific, administrative, and legal document of facts containing statements relating to a patient is a definition of a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
174.  Failure to exercise a resonable degree of care is a definition of
A.
B.
C.
D.
175.  A legal document that requires an individual to appear in court with a piece of evidence that can be examined by the court is called a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
176.  Electronic transmissions were first used during what decade
A.
B.
C.
D.
177.  In order to help improve the healthcare administrative process and, at the same time, simplify it, ________ was created
A.
B.
C.
D.
178.  A standard format used to transfer information electronically between two parties is known as
A.
B.
C.
D.
179.  A type of electronic textual messaging system for sending free-format, electronic messages from one party to another is called 
A.
B.
C.
D.
180.  All of the following items are necessary for a medical practice to send claims electronically except 
A.
B.
C.
D.
181.  When a medical practice makes a decision to submit insurance claims electronically to a third-party payer, it must usually first go through a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
182.  A type of business whose function is to receive insurance claims from multiple medical practices, consolidate them, and transmit them on to various insurance carriers is known as a/an
A.
B.
C.
D.
183.  The name of the system that electronically transfers data representing money between accounts or organizations is
A.
B.
C.
D.
184.  The electronic computer file that stores patients health information is called
A.
B.
C.
D.
185.  One of the most important roles of the healthcare industry is
A.
B.
C.
D.
186.  One of the chief concerns of electronic medical records (EMRs) is
A.
B.
C.
D.
187.  The process by which claims are submitted directly to the insurance carrier is called
A.
B.
C.
D.
188.  The most cost-effective way of submitting claims (when submitting primarily to one carrier) is by using
A.
B.
C.
D.
189.  Transmitting claim information electronically using a computer and modem is commonly known as
A.
B.
C.
D.
190.  The acronym for the federal act that amended HIPAA requiring all medicare claims to be submitted electronically (except for certain circumstances) is
A.
B.
C.
D.
191.  The primary goal of the health insurance professional is to complete and submit insurance claims
A.
B.
192.  Since insurance is not a universal concern, health insurance professionals do not need to worry about legal issues
A.
B.
193.  Medical law and liability is the same in all 50 states
A.
B.
194.  A contract must be legal before it can be enforced
A.
B.
195.  Under no circumstances can a minor enter into a legally binding contract
A.
B.
196.  A patient can terminate the doctor/patient contract simply by paying the bill and not returning to the practice
A.
B.
197.  In todays healthcare environment, patients are frequently referred to as customers
A.
B.
198.  HIPAA's regulations affect only healthcare issues
A.
B.
199.  Businesses have the same obligation to protect medical records as medical practices
A.
B.
200.  A medical record serves only one purpose-to chronologically document a patients healthcare treatment
A.
B.
201.  All 50 states have a mandatory, 5-year retention of records law.
A.
B.
202.  It is generally an accepted fact that medical records are the property of the healthcare facility
A.
B.
203.  There is a subtle distinction between "privacy" and "confidentiality"
A.
B.
204.  A patient who is being treated for an injury as a result of an accident on the job is not required to sign a release of information
A.
B.
205.  HIPAA affects various categories of people/businesses involved with healthcare
A.
B.
206.  Day to day contact with patients presents continuous ethical and legal responsibilities for the health insurance professional
A.
B.
207.  A three-way contract exists between the physician, the patient, and the insurance carrier
A.
B.
208.  A medical record is not a legal document
A.
B.
209.  Timely, complete, and accurate documentation is an important factor in quality patient care
A.
B.