H120 Final Exam

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H120 Final Exam
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  1. This refers to the cost management of health care services utilization by controlling who the consumer sees and how much the service cost.
    Managed Care
  2. This is the oldest type of Managed Care Organization.
    Maintenance Organization (HMO)
  3. This Managed Care model does not require a "gatekeeper" and it is the model preferred by most Americans.
    Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  4. This voluntary program was developed to encourage Medicare participants into Managed Care.
    Medicare Part C
  5. These are services that Medicaid is not required to pay for because they are too expensive
    Carveouts
  6. This broad term refers to the use of IT to deliver education, research or clinical care.
    E-health
  7. The goal of this industry is to manage the health data that can be used by patients/consumers, insurance companies, health care providers, health care administrators and any stakeholder that has an interest in health care
    Health Information Technology (HIT)
  8. This computerized system is used for E-prescribing of medications
    Computerized Physician Order Entry
  9. This is the digital record that compiles all health information on a patient
    Electronic Health Record
  10. This device transmits data to receivers which can be used for tracking of pharmaceuticals as they are shipped from the manufacturer to the customer
    Radio frequency identification (RFID) chips
  11. This law states that the patient has the right to all information from this provider regarding any testing, diagnoses, and treatments, and it states that this information must be provided to the patient in terms that the patient will be able to understand
    Patient Bill of Rights
  12. In health care, this is the legal term used to describe the action of a surgeon performing surgery on a patient without their consent. 
    intentional tort
  13. These are written directions outlining your wishes if you are in an accident and are unable to make a decision at that time.
    Advanced Directive
  14. This concept is based on the patient’s right to make an informed decision regarding medical treatment. It is a legal requirement in all 50 states. It is the communication between the provider and patient regarding a specific medical treatment.
    Informed Consent
  15. There is law created by federal, state and local governments. This is the type of law created by the judiciary system as it interprets previous legal decisions regarding a case.
    Common Law
  16. This field of study is concerned with the ethics and its implications of certain biological and medical procedures and technologies such as cloning, alternative reproductive methods such as in vitro fertilization, organ transplants, genetic engineering, and care of the terminally ill.
    Bioethics
  17. This health care ethic, which is defined as self-rule, is an important concept to health care because it is applies to “informed consent” which requires a provider to obtain the approval of a patient who has been provided adequate information to make a decision regarding intervention.
    Autonomy
  18. These are the "starter" cells that each human possess.
    Stem Cells
  19. In this model, that describes the relationship between a doctor and patient, the doctor is all knowing and the patient accepts whatever the doctors says
    Priestly Model
  20. These are concerned with the right and wrong choices as percieved by society.
    Ethics
  21. It was not until the 20th century that the mentally ill were treated with sensitivity using this approach
    Moral Treatment
  22. Elderly people may develop this as a result of medication interactions, poor diet, or heart and gland disease.
    Pseudo Dementias
  23. These mental health care providers are trained as physicians.  They perscribe medications and can admit patients to the hospital.
    Psychiatrists
  24. This is a mental disorder that results from events in individuals’ lives such as war, terrorism, violence and accidents.
    Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  25. Symptoms of these disorders include impulsiveness, and inability to focus and hyperactivity. This type of behavior can impair normal function for a child in school and socially. It is more common in males than females.
    Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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