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MODULE 110 - UNIT 4

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ATM
Automated teller machine
C
Comprehensive
Cc
Chief Complaint
CMA
Certified Medical Assistant
CMS-1500
Universal Claim Form
Dc
Discharge
Dos
Date of services
Dx
Diagnosis
ECG
Electrocardiogram
ER
Emergency room
EHR
Electronic Health Record
EIN
Employer identification number
ICU
Instensive care unit
MD
Medical doctor
MRI
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
NA
Not applicable
NOS
Not otherwise specified
NSF
Non sufficient funds
OR
Operating room
Double indemnity
A feature in some life and disability insurance policies that provides for twice the face amount of the policy to be paid if death results to the insured from accidental causes.
Benefit period
The maximum amount of time for which benefits will be paid to the injured or ill person for a disability.
Waiting period
The time period from the beginning of disability to receiving the first payment of benefit.
What is the time for a veterant to file a claim to receive outpatient at VA expenses for a service connected to disability.
Within 1 year of sustaining the injury.
What do residual benefits pay?
A partial benefit when the insured is not totally disabled.
What are dismemberment benefits?
This offers the insured person protection when loss of sight or loss of limb occurs.
In 1956 Congress established a program under title II of the
Social Security Act for long-term disability known as?
Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI).
Where is Disability Income Insurance available thru?
a- Private insurance companies (individual policies)
b- Employer-sponsored plans (group policies)
c- Goverment plans.
Coverage that provides a specific monthly or weekly income when a person is unable to work due to illness or injury is known as?
Disability Income Insurance.
A reason for denial of disability income benefits is insufficient medical info.
True
If a state has State Disability Insurance : All type of workers are covered.
False
For patients receiving VA medical care travel expenses to and from the facility are a covered benefit.
True
For people trying to qualify for SSDI or SSI determination is always made by a physician.
False
Disable workers younger than 65 years of age are eligible for SSDI.
True
Medical requirements are the same for both the SSDI and SSI programs.
True
When an employer provides disability income insurance and the employee leaves the company the insurance terminates unless the employee is disabled.
True
Temporary disability exist when an illness or injury prevents a person from performing one or more of the functions or the regular job.
False
Benefits for medical expenses are provided through disability income insurance.
False
Disability income policies do not provide medical expenses benefits.
True.