Review Quiz Mibc Week 4 Mod 3

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The medical field is a vital component required for life to thrive whether human or animal life. It’s a complex study but very important. Use this quiz to test out how much you know about MIBC week 4 mod 3.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Patient-staff encounters in a medical facility leave lasting impressions. these "encounters" begin when
    • A. 

      The patient arrives at the medical facility

    • B. 

      The patient telephones for an appointment

    • C. 

      The patient encounter has been completed

    • D. 

      The patient is in the exam room

  • 2. 
    Most services offered by a healthcare facility are not tangible, meaning they cannot be seen or felt; therefore, patients look for surrogates, which include
    • A. 

      Other patients in the facility

    • B. 

      Question and answer forms

    • C. 

      Office location, size, and layout

    • D. 

      Distance of the facility from the patients house

  • 3. 
    It is human nature for patients to want to like their physicians. for these reasons, physicians should
    • A. 

      Discuss their personal experiences

    • B. 

      Never talk about any of their private issues

    • C. 

      Talk to their patients about all of their private problems

    • D. 

      Reveal only enough information for their patients to relate to them

  • 4. 
    Over the next 30 years, the number of americans over age ________ will double.
    • A. 

      95

    • B. 

      65

    • C. 

      45

    • D. 

      25

  • 5. 
    Websites can help individuals find
    • A. 

      Physicians

    • B. 

      Hospitals that offer certain procedures

    • C. 

      Lifestyle advice and educational details

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct

  • 6. 
    With few exceptions, the release of information contained in a patients health record to a third party is
    • A. 

      Always allowed

    • B. 

      Prohibited by law and can never be released

    • C. 

      Prohibited by law without written consent from the patient

    • D. 

      Expected and encouraged for physician-to-physician discussion

  • 7. 
    An assignment of benefits is an arrangement by patients to allow
    • A. 

      Payments to be made directly to the provider

    • B. 

      Confidential information to be released

    • C. 

      Another individual power of attorney

    • D. 

      Benefits to be paid to a spouse

  • 8. 
    In a healthcare office, the form patients fill out providing name, address, employer and health insurance information is called a
    • A. 

      Patient survey form

    • B. 

      Patient release form

    • C. 

      Assignmnet of benefits

    • D. 

      Patient information form

  • 9. 
    A chronological record of all patient transactions, including previous balances, charges, payments, and current balances is a
    • A. 

      Daily journal

    • B. 

      General journal

    • C. 

      Payroll journal

    • D. 

      Disbursements journal

  • 10. 
    A useful method of accounting for small practices that captures information at the time the transaction takes place is called a/an
    • A. 

      Easy write system

    • B. 

      Time of transaction system

    • C. 

      One-write or pegboard system

    • D. 

      One-touch capture system

  • 11. 
    When using patient billing software, accuracy is crucial. additionally, in case of poer fluctuation or failure, it is also crucial
    • A. 

      To use state-of-the-art electronic equipment

    • B. 

      To process information quickly

    • C. 

      To keep the equipment clean

    • D. 

      To create periodic back-up files

  • 12. 
    Healthcare offices send out statements periodically; this process is typically called a
    • A. 

      Periodic cycle

    • B. 

      Collection cycle

    • C. 

      Statement cycle

    • D. 

      Billing cycle

  • 13. 
    Patients who have either inadequate insurance or no insurance at all are referred to as
    • A. 

      Deadbeats

    • B. 

      Nonpayers

    • C. 

      Self-pay patients

    • D. 

      Red-flaggers

  • 14. 
    If a patient has no insurance listed, the health insurance professional should
    • A. 

      Refuse to treat the patient

    • B. 

      Ask the patient to pay up front

    • C. 

      Offer the patient some payment options

    • D. 

      Inquire as to why no insurance is listed

  • 15. 
    The federal truth in lending act (1968), regulation z allows for an installment payment plan of more than ____ payments.
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Six

    • D. 

      There is no such plan

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is not one of the five categories of problem debtors
    • A. 

      Pay-it-later debtors

    • B. 

      Chronically slow debtors

    • C. 

      Forgetful debtors

    • D. 

      Fraudulent debtors

  • 17. 
    The fair debt collection practices act addresses
    • A. 

      Debt collection in hospitals

    • B. 

      Abusive methods used by third-party collectors

    • C. 

      Debt collection in nursing homes

    • D. 

      Abusive methods used by healthcare facilities

  • 18. 
    An organization that obtains or arranges for payment of money owed to a third party is a
    • A. 

      Delinquent accounts department

    • B. 

      Small claims court

    • C. 

      Legal aid agency

    • D. 

      Collection agency

  • 19. 
    Before a small claims lawsuit can proceed, the court expects the ______ to have explored all other avenues of settlement
    • A. 

      Plaintiff

    • B. 

      Bailiff

    • C. 

      Attorney

    • D. 

      Defendant

  • 20. 
    The defendant is the party
    • A. 

      Suing someone

    • B. 

      Making the argument in court

    • C. 

      Being sued

    • D. 

      Making the judgment

  • 21. 
    The business of protecting, through legal means, a person or property against loss or harm is referred to as
    • A. 

      Prevention

    • B. 

      Insurance

    • C. 

      A contract

    • D. 

      Preclusion

  • 22. 
    Health insurance narrows down undesirable events to
    • A. 

      Illnesses and injuries

    • B. 

      Automobile accidents

    • C. 

      Preventive illnesses

    • D. 

      Preexisting conditions

  • 23. 
    securitas is the latin term for
    • A. 

      Services

    • B. 

      Specialist

    • C. 

      Security

    • D. 

      Success

  • 24. 
    The "birth" of health insurance in this country occurred in
    • A. 

      1889

    • B. 

      1900

    • C. 

      1915

    • D. 

      1929

  • 25. 
    The federal healthcare program for the elderly and certain qualifying others is
    • A. 

      Medicare

    • B. 

      Medicaid

    • C. 

      Blue cross

    • D. 

      Health maintenance