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284.She is comparing quarterly reports from this past year on volume of patients who did not show up to their appointments, to the volumeof patients of the previous year, who did not show up to their appointments, to see if the automated system has proven effective. She isconsidering other variables as she reviews the data, but is primarily analyzing the number of "no-show" patients from last year's quarterlyreports to this year's.Linear regression285.True286.False
3.Helps the researcher to compare whether two groups have different average values. A paired ____________ is used when each observationin one group is paired with a related observation in another.Forecasting
4.The value is in the name or label. Types of cancers (breast, skin, lung, etc.)Categorical Variables
5.Also known as an interval variable. There is a meaningful difference between values. An example is body temperature.Relational Database
6.Defined as "differences in the incidence, prevalence, mortality, and burden of diseases"; frequently seen in subpopulations based onsocioeconomic status, geography, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or special needs.The standard error293.True
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2/12/2021Test: WGU C985 Health care Analytics | Quizlet.294.False7.Can be measured as a frequency or percentage, and the mean of these data cannot be calculated. In healthcare might include demographicinformation about patients. The word means "pertaining to a name."
8.The chief medical officer of emergency services is investigating the number of gunshot victims seen in their emergency department in thepast two years, for their hospital. What type of database should be used to locate this data?Health Resources and Services Administration(HRSA)
299.9 A phenomenon or thing that relates to the individual or objects under study that varies.Variable
10.A hospital CFO in California is examining reimbursement data from their five-hospital system to compare which hospital is incurring debt fromhealthcare services to patients using Medicaid and CHIPS.Predictive modeling302.True303.False
11.Determines the amount of variance in a set of data and evaluates the degree to which each case deviates from the average, or mean.Standard Deviation (SD)
12.Operates through the CDC: data on birth, death, marriages, divorces, and fetal deaths.The Medical Expenditure Panel306.Survey (MEPS)
13.The difference in the chance of an event between the treatment and control groups.Multiple regression
14.Is designed to test if two population variances are equal. The ratio of the two variances is compared. If they are equal, the ratio of thevariances will be 1.F-test311.True312.False
15.Operates through CDC; the National Health Care Surveys are designed to answer key questions of interest to health care policy makers, publichealth professionals, and researchers.
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