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extended care facilities. Provide services to patients who need rehabilitation to recover from a major illness, treatment for cancer, dialysis for kidney disease, or heart monitoring Often deal with genetic diseases Treat diseases and disorders of children

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extended care facilities

  • Provide services to patients who need rehabilitation to recover from a major illness, treatment for cancer, dialysis for kidney disease, or heart monitoring

  • Often deal with genetic diseases

  • Treat diseases and disorders of children

  • Provide total health care directed toward preventive health care


Parents of a child with Downs’ Syndrome would consider

  • Services to patients who need rehabilitation to recover from a major illness, treatment for cancer, dialysis for kidney disease, or heart monitoring

  • Meeting with a counselor who deals with genetic diseases

  • Meeting with an agency that can provide information on chemical abuse treatment centers

  • Provide total health care directed toward preventive health care


What is a co payment?

  • Insurance that covers the gap between medicare and medicaid

  • The specific amount of money a patient pays for a particular service regardless of the total cost of that service

  • Program that pays for the health care of individuals with low incomes

  • Assists with payment for pharmaceutical (medication) expenses


Medicare coverage “A” covers…

  • Assist with payment for hospital services

  • Assists with payment for pharmacy services

  • Assists with payment for physician offices

  • All of the above


What is the purpose of an organizational chart?

  • provides a sliding scale of responsibilities to determine salary

  • encompasses a line of authority or chain of command

  • leads to the most efficient operation of a health care facility

  • identifies immediate supervisors


The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

  • identifies exclusions on certain illnesses so insurance can be discontinued

  • adopts electronic standards that increase the cost of health care

  • provides strict guidelines for maintaining confidentiality of health care information

  • prevents the use of medical savings accounts (MSAs) to prevent fraud


Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA

  • prevents health care fraud and abuse

  • Contains tax-related health provisions

  • Contains guidelines for health care access, portability, and renewability

  • All of the above


A degree awarded by a college or university after a prescribed course of study that usually lasts four years

  • Associate’s degree

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Master’s Degree

  • Technician Degree


Continuing Education Units….

  • Are additional hours of education in order to renew a license

  • Are additional hours of work experience needed to gain certification

  • Are competency tests that help an individual achieve registration

  • Are fees that are charged for license, certification or registration renewal


A process by which a government agency authorizes individuals to work in a given occupation after the person has completed an approved education program and passed a state board test

  • License

  • Registration

  • Certification

  • Authorization


A medical specialist who treats diseases and disorders of children

  • Pediatrician

  • Gerontologist

  • Gastroenterologist

  • Urologist


A medical specialist who treats diseases and disorders of elderly

  • Pediatrician

  • Gerontologist

  • Gastroenterologist

  • Urologist


A medical specialist who treats diseases and disorders of the stomach and intestine

  • Pediatrician

  • Gerontologist

  • Gastroenterologist

  • Urologist


What is an epidemiologist?

  • A doctor who studies the skin

  • A health care professional who identifies and tracks diseases as they occur in a group of people and develops methods to prevent or control the spread of diseases

  • A doctor who studies diseases of the brain

  • A doctor who studies diseases of the mind


Being able to identify with and understand another person’s feelings, situation, and motives

  • Empathy

  • Tact

  • Patience

  • Responsibility


Ability to be tolerant, to be understanding, and to control your temper indicates

  • Empathy

  • Tact

  • Patience

  • Responsibility


The ability to say or do the kindest or most fitting thing in a difficult situation shows ____.

  • Empathy

  • Tact

  • Patience

  • Responsibility


Being willing to be held accountable for your actions is ____.

  • Empathy

  • Tact

  • Patience

  • Responsibility


The ability to begin or follow through with a task and to determine things that need to be done indicates ____.

  • Competence

  • Self-motivation

  • Responsibility

  • Acceptance of Criticism


Being qualified and capable of performing a task while striving for accuracy in all you do shows ____.

  • Competence

  • Self-motivation

  • Responsibility

  • Acceptance of Criticism


Showing truthfulness and integrity and being willing to admit mistakes so they can be corrected is ____.

  • Willingness to learn

  • Acceptance of criticism

  • Honesty

  • tact


Being prompt when reporting to work, avoiding absences, and completing assigned tasks on time demonstrates ____.

  • Competence

  • Dependability

  • Self-motivation

  • Team Player


The exchange of information, thoughts, ideas, and feelings is

  • Communication

  • Empathy

  • Listening

  • Team Player


An example of a psychological barrier to communication is

  • Belief in God

  • Foreign Language

  • Negative or critical viewpoint

  • Aphasia – inability to speak from physical injury


Provide emergency, prehospital care to accident victims

  • Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

  • Certified Biomedical Technician

  • Emergency Medical Technician

  • Recreational Therapist


Dispense medications and provide information on drugs

  • Dental Hygienist

  • Orthodontist

  • Pharmacist

  • Certified Medical Laboratory Technician


Operate machine to record electrical activity in the brain

  • Electrocardiogram technician

  • Electroencephalographic technician

  • Emergency Medical Technician

  • Neurologist


Technician who completes recordings of the electrical activity of the heart

  • Electrocardiogram technician

  • Electroencephalographic technician

  • Neurologist

  • Cardiologist


Dentist specializing in alignment or straightening of the teeth

  • Orthodontist

  • Endodontist

  • Dental Hygienist

  • Phlebotomist


Services, supplies and certifies medical equipment for usage in medical facilities

  • Emergency Medical Technician

  • Biomedical Equipment Technician

  • Recreational therapist

  • Hospital Administrator


Use recreational and leisure activities as a form of treatment

  • Biomedical Equipment Technician

  • Recreational Therapist

  • Speech Therapist

  • Physical Therapist


Individual who organizes, manages and assumes all the risk of a business

  • Multi skilled worker

  • Entrepreneur

  • Technologist

  • Technician


Which of these career pathways would be of greatest interest to you? (only click if it applies to you)

  • Emergency Medicine

  • Health Information

  • Public Health

  • Pharmacy


Which of these career pathways would be of greatest interest to you? (only click if it applies to you)

  • Nursing (nurses aide, patient care technician)

  • Allied Health (EKG, Medical Office Assistant, Patient Care Technician)

  • Personal Fitness Trainer

  • Athletic Trainer


Which of these career pathways would be of greatest interest to you? (only click if it applies to you)

  • Phlebotomy (drawing blood)

  • Radiology (x-ray)

  • Veterinary Medicine

  • Bio technology


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