Question 22 1 1 pts A surgeon performs an operation on the wrong side of a

Question 22 1 1 pts a surgeon performs an operation

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Question 22 1 / 1 pts A surgeon performs an operation on the wrong side of a patient’s body. Into which of the following categories does this medical mistake MOST likely fall? administrative error technical and imaging Correct! inadequate preoperative checks communication breakdown
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Question 23 1 / 1 pts According to the authors, why is it ironic that the United States spends so much money on health care? Its citizens are not particularly concerned with health issues. It spends more money on warfare that results in injuries and death. Even with federal funding for research, many diseases have yet to be eradicated. Correct! Not all U.S. citizens have access to health care. Question 24 1 / 1 pts What specifically precipitated Coby Howard’s death? Doctors could not agree on how his lymphocytic leukemia should be treated. Doctors could not find a compatible bone marrow donor who had Medicaid coverage. Oregon had devised a system of allocating health care resources by lottery. Correct! Bone marrow transplants were cut from Oregon’s Medicaid benefits.
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Question 25 0 / 1 pts Carla will select a dermatologist who is either inside or outside her managed care organization and will accept whatever costs arise from that choice. Carla is allowed to make this choice via her ____________ plan. Correct Answer point of service You Answered preferred provider organization independent practice association open-panel The answer can be found in Chapter 7, Section 7.1, The Current State of Affairs. Question 26 1 / 1 pts Which of the following are designed to ensure the public gets a minimum standard of care on the clinical side of health care? standards of administration informed consent forms insurer standards Correct! practice guidelines
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Question 27 1 / 1 pts Compared to Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Germany, and the United Kingdom, the United States ranks last in health care outcomes, but first in _______________. equity of accessibility patient safety Correct! health care dollars spent efficiency Question 28 1 / 1 pts In addition to running her own family practice, Dr. Nasreen Sabir is a health maintenance organization (HMO) network physician. In HMO terms, Sabir’s practice is part of a(n) __________ model. staff group preferred provider Correct! open-panel
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Question 29 1 / 1 pts What did assessment researcher Avedis Donabedian conclude should be the ultimate consideration when measuring a patient’s quality of care? Correct! the impact on a patient’s quality of life how ethical the practitioners are the medical and technical advances used how much personal interaction occurred Question 30 1 / 1 pts In wartime medical triage, __________ are treated first. those who are commanding officers Correct! those who are likely to survive those who are most badly wounded those who arrive at the hospital first
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