HCA402 Leading Cause of Morbidity and Mortality in The United States Quiz

Question 1 (3 points)

The leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States today relates to __________.

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Question 2 (3 points)

It is established that over 60% of deaths are related to chronic diseases. For elders the highest leading causes of death are __________.

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Question 3 (3 points)

Wastes that EPA has determined are hazardous are classified in four lists, e.g.,

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Question 4 (3 points)

__________ are more likely to be a factor affecting community health over time.

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Question 5 (3 points)

Which of the following is not considered a vital statistics measure?

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Question 6 (3 points)

Which of the following is an example of incidence rate?

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Question 7 (3 points)

The __________ is a leading medical research center and the federal focal point for clinical epidemiology, or medical research, in the United States?

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Question 8 (3 points)

Which agency maintains records, analyzes disease trends, and publishes morbidity and mortality reports on all types of diseases and occupational conditions?

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Question 9 (3 points)

Which of the following is false regarding mental health in the U.S. today?

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Question 10 (3 points)

When both the researcher and the research participants do not know if they are giving/receiving an actual medication or a placebo, this would be referred to as a(n)__________ experimental design.

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Question 11 (3 points)

The framework of __________ includes a vision statement, a mission statement, four overarching goals, and numerous objectives spread out over 42 different topic areas. Each topic is presented as a chapter. Each chapter contains a concise goal statement that frames the purpose of the area for improvement of health status.

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Question 12 (3 points)

Geography, community size, climate, altitude, latitude, and industry are all types of __________ affecting community health.

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Question 13 (3 points)

Chronic mercurial (mercury) poisoning resulting in acute cholecystitis and acute toxic hepatitis is an example of a(n) __________.

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Question 14 (3 points)

Health care delivery in the United States is very different to other developed countries. Which of the following statements support that fact?

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Question 15 (3 points)

Under the PPACA, 2010, insurance companies (payers) are prohibited from __________.

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Question 16 (20 points)

Provide examples of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention specific to community mental health.

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Question 17 (20 points)

What are five of the top ten most dangerous jobs? What are the four fundamental tasks that may be used to reduce seriousness of injuries and illnesses in the workplace?

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Question 18 (20 points)

What are the four categories of workplace violence? What are three risk factors for encountering violence at work and three strategies to prevent them?

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Question 19 (20 points)

How might communities help the elderly stay in their homes and assist them with vital tasks they cannot do for themselves? What are those tasks the elderly need help with?

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Question 20 (20 points)

Explain the concept of empowerment with minority groups and community health problems. Why is this important?

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