HLAB 1401 Exam 3 Healthcare Setting, Lab Services, And Math

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 42

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Practice quiz/review for HCCS HLAB 1402 Exam 3. Please take time to read carefully.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the healthcare setting, there are many services.  What term does NOT pertain to Ambulatory services?
    • A. 

      Primary services

    • B. 

      Outpatient services

    • C. 

      Secondary services

    • D. 

      Local Health Department services

    • E. 

      Tertiary services

  • 2. 
    Which answer choice correctly lists examples of Inpatient/Tertiary/Nonambulatory services?
    • A. 

      Health education, Vaccinations, STD clinics, Health screenings(drugs,TB, HIV, cancer, etc.), Vitals Statistics

    • B. 

      PCP(primary care provider), Specialists, Diagnostic testings, Nursing care, Nursing homes, Extended care, Rehab centers, & Hospice

    • C. 

      GP(general practitioner), Pediatrician, Internist, Physician's office

    • D. 

      Medical specialties(cardiology, dermatology, psychiatry, etc), Physician's office, ER, Radiology, Clinics, Same-day surgery

    • E. 

      Home-health services(nursing, labwork, RR or respiratory therapist, PT or physical therapist)

  • 3. 
    Which abbreviation is correctly matched with its full name?
    • A. 

      ICD-9-CM: International Code of Diseases, 9th revision, Classification Modification

    • B. 

      CPT: Correct Procedural Terminology

    • C. 

      PPS: Prospective Payment System

    • D. 

      DRG's: Drug Related Groups

    • E. 

      APC: Ambulatory Patient Code

  • 4. 
    Which statement is FALSE?
    • A. 

      DRG's, or Diagnosis-Related Groups, are part of the American Hospital Association's billing system which is organized by disease categories.

    • B. 

      APC, or Ambulatory Patient Classification, was established in 2000 for hospital charges of outpatient services.

    • C. 

      PPS, or the Prospective Payment System, was established in 1983 and used for Medicaid and Medicare hospitalization.

    • D. 

      The ICD-9-CM is specifically used for physician charges, while CPT or Currect Procedural Terminology is used for inpatient hospital billing.

    • E. 

      None of the Above.

  • 5. 
    HIPAA establishes policies to ensure privacy of all electronic exchanges of medical information, including billing and other finances.  What does HIPAA regulate in regards to billing and finances? note: choose the best THREE answer choices
    • A. 

      Referrals to other healthcare professionals

    • B. 

      Communication with health insurance companies

    • C. 

      Establishment of a universal billing code system

    • D. 

      Eligibility for Medicaid public welfare

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 6. 
    Which statement is FALSE?
    • A. 

      Medicare is funded by social security, while Medicaid is funded by federal and state grants.

    • B. 

      Medicare is based on need/public welfare eligibility, while Medicaid is based on entitelment

    • C. 

      Medicaid has no minimum age, while Medicare has a minimum age of 65.

    • D. 

      Medicare categorizes its financial reimbursement with Part A being hospital services and Part B being

  • 7. 
    A Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) is a managed healthcare plan consisting of independent health providers that contract with employers at discounted rates.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The 3 primary/essential service areas of healthcare facilities is 1) Patient Care, 2) Professional Services, and 3) Support Services.  Choose ALL answer choices that correctly match the type of service with its examples. hint: There are three correct answer choices.
    • A. 

      Dietary services, Environmental Services, Health Information Technology(ie.medical records) are examples Patient Care services.

    • B. 

      Occupational Therapy(OT), Pharmacy, Physical Therapy(PT), and Pathology and Clinical Laboratory are exaples of Professional Services.

    • C. 

      Pathology and Clinical Laboratory, Neurology(EEG), Cardiodiagnostics(EKG/ECG), and Respiratory Therapy(RT) are examples of Patient Care Services.

    • D. 

      Nursing Care, Emergency Services, Intensive Care Units(ICU), and Surgery are examples of Patient Care services.

    • E. 

      Central Supply, Environmental services, Dietary services, and Health Information Technology are examples of Support Services.

  • 9. 
    There are many different departments in both the Clinical labs and the Anatomic/Surgical Pathology labs.  Which list only contains departments from the Clinical Labs?
    • A. 

      Hematology, Histology, Emergency testing STAT labs, and Coagulation

    • B. 

      Blood bank, Coagulation, Cytology, and Cytogenetics

    • C. 

      Histology, Cytology, Cytogenetics, and Reference STAT labs

    • D. 

      Chemistry, Immunology/Serology, Urinalysis(UA), and Microbiology

    • E. 

      Hematology, Chemistry, Coagulation, and Histology

  • 10. 
    Which statement correctly defines each lab department in the order given: 1) Chemistry, 2) Immunology/Serology, 3) Histology, 4) Cytology, 5) Cytogenetics, and 6) Reference STAT labs
    • A. 

      1) Body system pathology, 2) Tests for antibodies and other disease indicators, 3) microscopic examination of cells, 4) microscopic examination of tissue, 5) Karyotyping or study of chromosomes, and 6) private labs with fast turnaround having high volume at lower costs

    • B. 

      1) Karyotyping, 2) Body system pathology, 3) Microscopic examination of tissue, 4) microscopic examination of cells, 5) Tests for antibodies and other disease indicators, and 6) Private labs with fast turnaround having high volume at lower costs

    • C. 

      1) Body system pathology, 2) Tests for antibodies and other disease indicators, 3) Microscopic examination of tissue, 4) Microscopic examination of cells, 5) Karyotyping or study of chromosomes, and 6) Private labs with fast turnaround having high volume at lower costs

  • 11. 
    The Hematology department tests for many components that include 1) Hematocrit, 2) Platelets, 3) Eosinophils, 4) Reticulocytes, and 5) Hgb S.  Which answer choice gives the clinical significance of these tests in the order given?
    • A. 

      1) Complete blood count by a Coulter counter, 2) hemorrhagic disease can occur when LOW, 3) indicates allergies or parasitic infection when HIGH, 4) indicates hyperactive bone marrow and anemia when HIGH, 5) indicates Sickle Cell

    • B. 

      1) Complete blood count by a Coulter counter, 2) indicates hyperactive bone marrow and anemia when HIGH, 3) indicates allergies or parasitic infection when HIGH, 4) indicates anemia when RBC and hemoglobin is LOW, 5) indicates Sickle Cell

    • C. 

      1) indicates anemia when RBC and hemoglobin is LOW, 2) indicates hyperactive bone marrow and anemia when HIGH, 3) detects allergies or parasitic infection when HIGH, 4) indicates allergies or parasitic infection when HIGH, 5) indicates Sickle Cell

    • D. 

      1) indicates anemia when RBC and hemoglobin is LOW, 2) hemorrhagic disease can occur when LOW, 3) detects allergies or parasitic infection when HIGH, 4) indicates hyperactive bone marrow and anemia when HIGH, 5) indicates Sickle Cell

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    In the Chemistry department, certain tests can detect dangerous levels of: 1) blood urea nitrogen(BUN), 2) cholesterol, 3) low creatine kinase, 4) ammonia, 5) bilirubin, 6) glucose, 7) lipase, and 8) prostate specific antigen(PSA).  Which list indicates the disease related to each substance?
    • A. 

      1) kidney disease, 2) heart disease, 3) liver disease, 4) kidney disease: hepatitis, cirrhosis, 5) liver disease: hepatitis, cirrhosis, excess lysis of RBC, 6) pancreas dysfunction: diabetes, 7) pancreas dysfunction: pancreatitis, cancer, 8) prostate cancer

    • B. 

      1) kidney disease, 2) heart disease, 3) muscular dystrophy, 4) liver disease: hepatitis, cirrhosis, 5) liver disease: liver obstruction, excess lysis of RBC, 6) pancreas dysfunction: diabetes, 7) pancreas dysfunction: pancreatitis, cancer, 8) prostate cancer

    • C. 

      1) kidney disease, 2) heart disease, 3) muscular dystrophy, 4) pancreas dysfunction: pancreas obstruction, 5) liver disease: hepatitis, cirrhosis, 6) liver dysfunction: diabetes, 7) pancreas dysfunction: pancreatitis, cancer, 8) prostate cancer

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    The Immunology/Serology lab tests different components of blood serum such as antibodies, antigens, and Rh factor.  What disorder is indicated by each test: 1) EBV or Epstein-barr virus, 2) HBsAG or Hepatic B Surface Antigen, 3) antinuclear antibody, and 4) RF or Rheumatoid factor
    • A. 

      1) Cytomegalovirus, 2) hepatitis antigen on RBC's, 3) syphilis, 4) arthritis

    • B. 

      1) mononucleosis (an infection), 2) hepatitis antigen on RBC's, 3) Lupus, 4) arthritis

    • C. 

      1) mononucleosis (an infection), 2) hepatitis antigen on RBC's, 3) Lupus, 4) arthritis

    • D. 

      1) Cytomegalovirus, 2) hepatits antigen on RBC's, 3) lupus, 4) syphilis

  • 14. 
    A sterile collection is taken in the Microbiology department.  Which of the following answer choices do you NOT know the definition of? choose that/them as your answer...then look them up. ^_^
    • A. 

      Culture & Sensitivity

    • B. 

      AFB stain

    • C. 

      CLOtests

    • D. 

      Gram stain

    • E. 

      Occult blood in stool