Question 1 (5 points)
A second chart may be started for a patient when:
Question 2 (5 points)
A filing method in which charts are filed in ascending numeric order is:
Question 3 (5 points)
Which of the following is a method of organizing a patient chart by diagnosis or medical problem?
Question 4 (5 points)
Paper medical records are usually destroyed by:
Question 5 (5 points)
A report listing items missing from the chart is a(n):
Question 6 (5 points)
Healthcare facilities are required to keep track of any disclosure of patient information. These disclosure records are kept for at least ________ years.
Question 7 (5 points)
A filing method that uses the last set of the hyphenated record number as the primary set of numbers for filing is:
Question 8 (5 points)
Alleged violation of the AHIMA Code of Ethics is subject to a(n):
Question 9 (5 points)
The AHIMA Code of Ethics serves which of the following purposes? responsible. obligations conflict or ethical uncertainties arise.
Question 10 (5 points)
All of the following statements are true of an alphabetic filing system EXCEPT:
Question 11 (5 points)
Medical record filing methods are:
Question 12 (5 points)
The goal of a filing method is:
Question 13 (5 points)
Selecting the patient files that are least likely to be needed and storing them in another place or format is called:
Question 14 (5 points)
A paper or plastic placeholder that indicates a chart has been removed is a(n):
Question 15 (5 points)
How many pages does AHIMA estimate one inpatient stay contains on average?
Question 16 (5 points)
The length of time that records are kept depends on:
Question 17 (5 points)
A document that serves as an index to a problem-oriented medical record is a(n):
Question 18 (5 points)
Ethical obligations of the HIM professional do NOT include:
Question 19 (5 points)
It is the responsibility of the ________ to ensure each patient is assigned a unique chart number.
Question 20 (5 points)
A filing method that uses the middle set of numbers as the primary set for filing is: