Fordney Chapter 2: HIPAA

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Disclosing PHI as authorized by the law relating to workers' compensation requires a signed authorization:
True
Confidentiality between the physician and the patient is automaticaly waived when the patient is being treated in a workers' compensation case:
True
Baby Baker was born on Feb. 4, 2005 at 9:20am and the proper format for transmission is 200502040920:
True
To give release or transfer information to another entity is called consent:
False
The goal of the MEdicare Integrity Program is to identify and reduce excessive Medicare cost:
True
A HIPAA compliance exception to the right of privacy and privileged communication is a patient's records pertaining to his or her industrial accident case:
True
The Correct Coding Initiative detects improperly coded claims through the use of computer edits:
True
Under HIPAA guidelines and outside billing company that manages claims and accounts for a medical clinic is known as a covered entity:
False
A patient has the right to obtain a copy of his or her confidential information:
True
The process of meeting regulations and recommendations and expectation of federal and state agencies that pay for health care services and regulate the industry is known as eHealth information management:
False