Introduction to Healthcare Crossword
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Drugs that block the growth and reproduction of bacteria
Loss of feeling with or without the loss of consciousness
A staff with two snakes entwined about it, a pair of wings, carried by the Greek god Hermes
A fixed amount that is paid for a covered healthcare service
The amount the patient is expected to pay before the insurance plan will begin paying
A widespread outbreak of an infectious disease.
A branch of medicine that studies a person's DNA sequences, which carry genetic information.
A promise of professional behavior made by doctors beginning their careers; promises ethical and honest practice of the medical profession
A type of care designed to relieve pain and reduce suffering in terminally ill patients managed care, A general healthcare term that emphasizes wellness and provides healthcare through a network of doctors and hospitals.
An instrument used to see objects too small to be seen with the naked eye
Disease-producing microorganisms
The amount that an insured person pays to his or her insurance company to maintain coverage.
A method of studying how the mind works and treating mental disorders
The process of isolating people that have been exposed to an infectious or contagious disease
Speaking up for yourself
Injection of a weakened or mild form of a pathogen to produce immunity
A form of insurance paid by the employer providing cash benefits to workers injured or disabled in the course of employment.

Medicare 101 Crossword

Medicare 101 Crossword
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Groups of drugs that have a different cost for each group.
the action you can take if you disagree with a coverage or payment decision made by Medicare, your Medicare health plan, or your Medicare Prescription Drug Plan.
An agreement by your doctor, provider, or supplier to be paid directly by Medicare, to accept the payment amount Medicare approves for the service, and not to bill you for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.
A geographic area where a health insurance plan accepts members if it limits membership based on where people live.
A coverage rule used by some Medicare Prescription Drug Plans that requires you to try one or more similar, lower cost drugs to treat your condition before the plan will cover the prescribed drug.
A person who has health care insurance through the Medicare or Medicaid programs.
The way that Original Medicare measures your use of hospital and skilled nursing facility (SNF) services.
A written order from your primary care doctor for you to see a specialist or get certain medical services.
A request for payment that you submit to Medicare or other health insurance when you get items and services that you think are covered.
An amount you may be required to pay as your share of the cost for services after you pay any deductibles.
An amount added to your monthly premium for Part B or a Medicare drug plan (Part D) if you don't join when you're first eligible. You pay this higher amount as long as you have Medicare. There are some exceptions.
Approval that you must get from a Medicare drug plan before you fill your prescription in order for the prescription to be covered by your plan.
The amount you must pay for health care or prescriptions before Original Medicare, your prescription drug plan, or your other insurance begins to pay.
A type of Medicare prescription drug coverage determination, a drug plan's decision to cover a drug that's not on its drug list or to waive a coverage rule
A list of prescription drugs covered by a prescription drug plan or another insurance plan offering prescription drug benefits.
A complaint about the way your Medicare health plan or Medicare drug plan is giving care.
Health care that you get when you're admitted to a health care facility, like a hospital or skilled nursing facility.
The facilities, providers, and suppliers your health insurer or plan has contracted with to provide health care services.

Basics of Health Insurance Crossword

Basics of Health Insurance Crossword
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An established schedule of fees set for services performed by providers and paid by the patient
protection in return for periodic premium payments that provides reimbursement of expenses resulting from illness or injury
the sum of money paid at the time of medical service; it is a form of coinsurance
provision frequently is found in medical insurance policies whereby the policyholder and the insurance company share the cost of covered losses in a specified ratio
Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Veterans Administration known as
states that when an individual is covered under two insurance policies, the insurance plan of the policyholder whose birthday comes first in the calendar year (month and day, not year) becomes the primary insurance.
A term used in managed care for an approved referral
a payment method used by many managed care organizations in which a fixed amount of money is reimbursed to the provider for patients enrolled during a specific period of time, no matter what services were received or how many visits were made.
a letter or statement from Medicare that describes what was paid, denied, or reduced in payment.
Pays expenses involved in the care of the teeth and gums
Protects a person in the event of a certain type of accident, such as an airplane crash
Often includes benefits for medical expenses payable to individuals who are injured in the insured person’s home or during an automobile accident
Covers a continuum of maintenance and health services for chronically ill, disabled, or mentally retarded individuals
Provides payment of a specified amount on the insured’s death
Pays the cost of all or part of the insured person’s hospital room and board and specific hospital services
a review of individual cases by a committee to make sure services are medically necessary and to study how providers use medical care resources
40. An insurance term used when a primary care provider wants to send a patient to a specialist
periodic (monthly, quarterly, or annual) payment of a specific sum of money to an insurance company for which the insurer, in return, agrees to provide certain benefits
person who pays a premium to an insurance company and in whose name the policy is written in exchange for the insurance protection provided by a policy of insurance
a general practice or nonspecialist provider or physician responsible for the care of a patient for some health maintenance organizations

Financial Terms Crossword Puzzle

Financial Terms Crossword Puzzle
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When you’re investing or saving, this is the interest that you earn on the amount you deposit, plus any interest you’ve accumulated over time.
A number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s credit worthiness.
The difference between your assets and liabilities.
The process by which you choose what proportion of your portfolio you’d like to dedicate to various asset classes, based on your goals, personal risk tolerance and time horizon.
Commonly referred to as fixed-income securities.
The increase in the value of an asset or investment — like a stock or real estate — above its original purchase price.
The process of buying or selling securities over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation.
Also called equities or shares.
This is the process of paying off your debt in regular installments over a fixed period of time.
A type of mortgage in which the interest you pay on your outstanding balance rises and falls based on a specific benchmark.
An account held by an impartial third party on behalf of two parties in a transaction.
A mortgage that carries a fixed interest rate for the entire life of the loan.
Employer-sponsored retirement plans, such as pensions, in which the employer promises a specified retirement benefit based on a formula that may include an employee’s earnings history, length of employment and age.
Companies often use these as management incentives.
The payments you make to an insurance company in return for protection from financial losses within the scope of your policy.
Used to determine your taxable income, minus any additional IRS-qualified deductions that you’re eligible to take.
A person who is financially dependent on your income, typically a child or an adult relative you may support.
A standard amount that can be used to reduce your taxable income if you decide not to itemize your deductions.
A qualified expense that the IRS allows you to subtract from your adjusted gross income, which further reduces your taxable income.
A type of policy that provides additional liability coverage beyond what your home, auto or boat insurance may provide.

Insurance Review Crossword

Insurance Review Crossword
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Provides payments for both liability and property insurance on a vehicle
Receives money if a person dies
Out-of-pocket money paid by policyholder before an insurance company
Money paid for health care
Financial product purchased to protect one against the risk of loss
The chance of loss from an event that cannot be entirely controlled
Someone who relies on someone else for income
Provides payment payment beneficiaries who were named by the insured person
When the act of insuring an event increases the likelihood that the event will happen
A person who owns the insurance policy
The money paid to an insurance company to purchase policy
Cash set aside that can be used to cover the costs of unexpected expenses
A formal request to an insurance company asking for a payment when the policyholder has an accident, illness, or injury
Requires the insured individual to pay a fixed percentage of the loss after the deductible has been paid
Provides payments to replace earnings during times when workers cannot work due to illness or injury
Employers may offer employees benefits in the form of products of services that add extra value for the employee beyond earned wages
The donation of a product or service in place of cash

Medicare Terms Crossword

Medicare Terms Crossword
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means that your doctor, provider, or supplier must accept the Medicare-approved amount as full payment for covered services
this visit is available once every twelve months after the first twelve months of Part B coverage
the percentage you pay for covered services after you have met your deductible
a fixed amount one pays to receive a medical service, usually at the time of service
the amount one pays annually before the plan begins to pay. This does not apply to services that require a copay
is long lasting, used for a medical reason, and typically used in an individual's home
ESRD
the plan contract that gives detailed information about the plan, including: what is and is not covered, what an individual pays, etc.
a monthly summary sent to an individual to let them know what services were billed, what was paid by whom, and what amount the individual is responsible to pay.
in this type of plan you can only go to doctors, other health care providers, or hospitals in the plan’s network except in an urgent or emergency situation.
care that is usually given when an individual has decided that they no longer want care to cure terminal illness and/or one’s doctor has determined that efforts to cure an illness aren’t working.
a status for individuals starting when one is formally admitted to a hospital with a doctor’s order
a status for individuals getting emergency department services, observation services, surgery, lab tests, X-rays, or any other hospital services, and the doctor hasn’t written an order to admit them to a hospital as an inpatient
in a PPO, you pay less if you use doctors, hospitals, and other health care providers that belong to the plan’s network
the periodic payment to Medicare, an insurance company, or a health care plan for health or prescription drug coverage
services to prevent illness or detect illness at an early stage
the doctor you see first for most health problems
a written order from a primary care doctor for a patient to see a specialist or get certain medical services, often required by HMOs

Healthcare Vocabulary Crossword

Healthcare Vocabulary Crossword
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A contract with a company where the subscriber pays a regular premium in exchange for a defined set of benefits
Reffered to as family doctor/PCP this person administers routine and preventive care, and makes referrals for specialty services when needed.
A provider who focuses on one area of medicine. Like a cardiologist or neurologist
A contracted, pre-determined dollar amount insurance company requires a patient to pay for a particular medical service. (It requires patients to pay a small amount upfront to deter people from seeking medical care that may not be necessary.)
The contracted rate a health insurance company will pay toward a specific medical service.
A contracted, pre-determined percentage of the allowable charge that a patient is required to pay for a particular medical service (after the deductible is met and before the out-of-pocket maximum is met).
A pre-determined annual amount patient must pay before insurance begins to cover.
Annual maximum amount patient is required to pay for in-network medical services per his/her insurance plan contract (typically, copay + coins + deductible)
The person who is responsible for payment of the monthly premium, or whose employment is the basis for the coverage.
A person entitled to health insurance benefits under the subscriber’s plan.
Insurance Company
A specific package of benefits negotiated between the company and the employer.
Dates during which the insurance plan is active.
Explanation of Benefits is a statement from the insurance company that details payments and adjustments made for services. EOBs go to both the provider and the patient.
/Response from the insurance company that states no payment will be made. (service could be not covered by the insurance plan, or the insurance company may need more information.)
The order in which the claim is sent to insurance companies. If patient has more than one insurance plan, we must determine which insurance should be billed primary, secondary, etc. Primary: the first insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges. Secondary: the second insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges.
The pathway a patient takes from one provider to another. Referrals may be required by insurance before a patient can be seen by the other provider.
The process whereby a physician must obtain insurance approval before a patient receives certain treatment or drugs (study, test, procedure, surgery.)

Health literacy Crossword

Health literacy  Crossword
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to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions
defined as: a doctor of medicine or osteopathy, podiatrist ,etc.
physician who provides both the first contact for a person with an undiagnosed health concern
physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery, especially one who is certified by a board of physicians.
specified amount of money that the insured must pay before an insurance company will pay a claim
an amount to be paid for an insurance policy.
amount of money that a person with health insurance is required to pay at the time of each visit to a doctor or when purchasing medicine
type of health insurance.
account of all medical events and problems
identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms.
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
methods and treatments used by unskillful doctors or by people who pretend to be doctors.

Insurance Terms Crossword

Insurance Terms  Crossword
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Business person who analyzes the probabilities of risk/risk management.
Person who sells, services, or negotiates insurance policies either with a company or individually.
Physical injury that can include sickness/disease to a person
A clause in most property insurance policies to encourage policyholders to carry a good amount of insurance. If the insured person doesn’t maintain the amount specified in the clause (usually 80%), the insured person will share a higher proportion of the loss.
The date when an insurance company issues a policy.
Portion of the insured loss paid by the policyholder
Amount at which an asset can be bought or sold in a transaction between willing parties.
The termination of a policy due to failure to pay the required renewal premium.
It is a state assistance program, to provide hospital and medical expense insurance to people over 65 years of age.
Money charged for the insurance coverage reflecting expectation of loss.
Uncertainty including the possibility of loss by an unexpected event for which insurance is used for.
homeowners insurance sold to tenants living in the described property.
The person who identifies and classifies the degree of risk posed by the person trying to be insured. They determine whether or not coverage should be provided and what the rate should be
Insurance that will cover an employer’s liability for injuries or death to people in their employment
The amount that has to be paid by the insured person during a calendar year before the insurer is responsible for more loss costs

Health Insurance Crossword Puzzle

Health Insurance Crossword Puzzle
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What does the acronym PPO stand for?
What is the acronym for Health Maintenance Organization?
There are two types of medical billing: Institutional and _______________________.
An __________ is a statement sent by a health insurance company to covered individuals explaining what medical treatments and/or services were paid for on their behalf.
What type of claim form is used by hospitals?
Another name for a Health Information Specialist is a _________________________ Specialist.
An _____________________________ is a digital version of the traditional paper-based medical record for an individual. The EMR represents a medical record within a single facility, such as a doctor's office or a clinic.
What is the amount you pay for health care services before your health insurance begins to pay?
A __________ is a fixed amount you pay for a health care service?
A primary care physician is also known as a _______________________.
What is the abbreviation for out-of-network?
What is the abbreviation for in-network?
What type of managed care plan lets you choose between an HMO or a PPO each time you need care?
How many parts does Medicare have?
A 1996 federal law that is sometimes called the "privacy rule", outlining how certain entities can use or disclose personal health information.
The reason for the visit or surgery that defines the disease process or injury.
M48.1 is an example of what type of code?
What does UB stand for in UB-04?
The healthcare system, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, that active and retired military and their dependents use.
The entity that reimburses the provider for services. Insurance companies, Medicare, Medicaid, and third-party administrators are all payers in the healthcare industry.
Any health care plan, provider, or service that transmits health care information in an electronic form and is thereby governed by laws and regulations in the handling of such data. It's called a covered _______________?

Health Insurance Terms Crossword

Health Insurance Terms Crossword
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protection in return for periodic premium payments that provides reimbursement of expenses resulting from illness or injury
the sum of money paid at the time of medical service; it is a form of coinsurance
An established schedule of fees set for services performed by providers and paid by the patient
A provision of the Insurance Contract that requires the insured to pay a percentage of all eligible medical expenses that result from sickness or injury.
A term used in managed care for an approved referral
A payment method used by many managed care organizations in which a fixed amount of money is reimbursed to the provider for patients enrolled during a specific period of time, no matter what services were received or how many visits were made.
An insurance term used when a primary care provider wants to send a patient to a specialist
periodic (monthly, quarterly, or annual) payment of a specific sum of money to an insurance company for which the insurer, in return, agrees to provide certain benefits
A request that an insured or the insured’s health care provider makes to the health plan to pay for a health care service provided to the insured.
A physician specialist focuses on a specific area of medicine or a group of patients to diagnose, manage, prevent or treat certain types of symptoms and conditions.