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Question 1 (5 points)

Which one of the following certifications states that the person is qualified to verify the completeness of patient medical records?

Question 1 options:

a)

RHIT

b)

CCA

c)

NCMOA

d)

CPC-H

Question 2 (5 points)

A patient’s family has a question about a DNR order. Most likely, the family would speak to the hospital’s

Question 2 options:

a)

insurance verification specialist.

b)

admitting clerk.

c)

medical biller.

d)

privacy compliance officer.

Question 3 (5 points)

Part of your job is to ensure that you determine the patient’s responsibility for charges before the patient receives treatment. You may work as a(n)

Question 3 options:

a)

refund specialist.

b)

insurance verification representative.

c)

admitting clerk.

d)

medical coder.

Question 4 (5 points)

Which one of the following credentials is offered by the American Billing Association?

Question 4 options:

a)

NCMOA

b)

CMRS

c)

OSHA

d)

CCA

Question 5 (5 points)

You’ve worked at a hospital for two years and just passed a coding certification exam. Which certification were you probably awarded?

Question 5 options:

a)

RHIT

b)

CCA

c)

NCMOA

d)

CPC-H

Question 6 (5 points)

For which of the following jobs would you need a thorough understanding of HIPAA?

Question 6 options:

a)

Privacy compliance officer

b)

Refund specialist

c)

Admitting clerk

d)

Insurance verification representative

Question 7 (5 points)

It’s recommended that you join at least _______ professional membership(s) in your field to indicate that you’re involved and dedicated to the profession.

Question 7 options:

a)

four

b)

three

c)

two

d)

one

Question 8 (5 points)

For which of the following certifications must you have graduated from a program or have at least one year of on-the-job training?

Question 8 options:

a)

RHIT

b)

CCA

c)

CMAA

d)

CPC-H-A

Question 9 (5 points)

Which one of the following choices is an important reason to become a member in a professional organization?

Question 9 options:

a)

It guarantees higher pay.

b)

You’ll receive a professional credential.

c)

It gets you published in a professional publication.

d)

It helps keep you current in your field.

Question 10 (5 points)

Part of your job duties includes entering patient data and charge information and contacting the insurance carrier when there are questions. You’re probably employed as a

Question 10 options:

a)

payment poster.

b)

medical collector.

c)

medical biller.

d)

medical coder.

Question 11 (5 points)

Which one of the following terms refers to monitored health care?

Question 11 options:

a)

HIPAA

b)

Multispecialty practice

c)

Verification representation

d)

Managed care

Question 12 (5 points)

Which one of the following choices was an outcome of managed care for physicians?

Question 12 options:

a)

Financial stress

b)

Less staff

c)

Higher payments

d)

Decrease in patients

Question 13 (5 points)

Which one of the following professionals probably has the most face-to-face contact with patients?

Question 13 options:

a)

Privacy compliance officer

b)

Refund specialist

c)

Admitting clerk

d)

Insurance verification representative

Question 14 (5 points)

Which one of the following choices may be an offsite service that handles a hospital’s claims and accounts receivable?

Question 14 options:

a)

PPO

b)

HCA

c)

PAS

d)

CBO

Question 15 (5 points)

Which position requires vast knowledge of systems such as CPT and ICD-10-CM?

Question 15 options:

a)

Medical biller

b)

Medical coder

c)

Payment poster

d)

Medical collector

Question 16 (5 points)

Which one of the following certifications is awarded through AHIMA?

Question 16 options:

a)

CPC-A

b)

CMRS

c)

CMAA

d)

CCS-P

Question 17 (5 points)

Which one of the following positions requires that you spend most of your day on the telephone?

Question 17 options:

a)

Medical biller

b)

Medical coder

c)

Payment poster

d)

Medical collector

Question 18 (5 points)

_______ is the management of healthcare reimbursement for services rendered.

Question 18 options:

a)

Revenue cycle

b)

Refund specialization

c)

Insurance verification

d)

Payment posting

Question 19 (5 points)

Dr. Smith doesn’t want to handle the claims process at her office. Instead, she’ll probably use a

Question 19 options:

a)

CPT.

b)

CBO.

c)

CMBS.

d)

CCA.

Question 20 (5 points)

You work in a physician’s office that has three physicians and a couple of different employees. This practice is probably classified as a _______ practice.

Question 20 options:

a)

solo

b)

private

c)

small-group

d)

large-group