The codes for pacemakers and implantable defibrillators would be found in what section of CPT?

Another term for disease evolution is


A. remission.

B. pathogenesis.

C. morphology.

D. exacerbation.

In relation to HIPAA regulations regarding the manner in which information can be disclosed, which of the following statements is true?


A. Protected health information must be disclosed only when the patient is unable to testify in a court proceeding.

B. Protected health information may never be disclosed.

C. Protected health information may be disclosed in a judicial or administrative proceeding if the request is made through an order from a court or administrative tribunal.

D. Protected health information may be disclosed only within a deposition.

The gatekeeper concept refers to the operation of


A. ambulatory payment surgery centers.

B. prospective payment organizations.

C. retrospective payment organizations.

D. health maintenance organizations.

Which of the following procedures would be performed to treat prostate cancer?


A. Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)

B. Meniscectomy

C. Vasoconstriction

D. Arthroscopy

What diagnosis code would be assigned for a patient diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes mellitus with diabetic nephropathy?


A. E11.21

B. E11.01

C. E11.22

D. E11.9

Another name for Medicare Advantage is


A. Medicare Part A.

B. Medicare Part C.

C. Medicare Part B.

D. Medicare Part D.

The codes for pacemakers and implantable defibrillators would be found in what section of CPT?


A. 33200–33205

B. 33437–33537

C. 33202–33273

D. 33533–33799

A patient comes to the emergency room complaining of abdominal pain. She was previously diagnosed with type I diabetes. She also complains of watery eyes, congestion, pressure in the sinuses, and difficulty breathing. Her final diagnoses are right lower quadrant abdominal pain, type I diabetes, acute sinusitis, and asthma. What CPT and ICD-10-CM codes are assigned?


A. 99222, R18.91, E16.9, J01.91, J45.919

B. 99221, R17.41, E17.9, J01.90, J45.909

C. 99223, R14.31, E15.9, J01.90, J45.929

D. 99221, R10.31, E10.9, J01.90, J45.909

What is considered to be protected health information (PHI)?


A. Any health information that can identify the individual to whom it refers

B. Records pertaining to ancestry

C. Statistical data compiled for research purposes only

D. Census data


In what CPT code range is Surgical Pathology found?


A. 88515–88598

B. 88300–88309

C. 88400–80499

D. 88000–80299