Nebraska Funeral Directing and Embalming Continuing Education Jurisprudence Examination

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State of Nebraska
Licensure Unit
301 Centennial Mall South (PO Box 94986)
Lincoln, NE 68509
402-471-4918 rita.watson@nebraska.gov


NEBRASKA FUNERAL DIRECTING AND EMBALMING
CONTINUING EDUCATION JURISPRUDENCE EXAMINATION

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Each funeral director and embalmer must successfully complete the Nebraska Jurisprudence Examination within each 10 year period of time as a condition of renewal (the first period is 2/1/2006-2/1/2016). This examination is a free, online open book examination developed by the Board for the purpose of assuring that all licensees understand the Funeral Directing and Embalming Practice Act and regulations and the Uniform Credentialing Act.

This examination is comprised of 50 multiple-choice questions covering the Rules and Regulations relating to Funeral Directing and Embalming and Establishments (Chapters 67 & 68), the Statutes Relating to Funeral Directing and Embalming, Establishments, and Cremation (2008), the Uniform Credentialing Act (2008), and the Vital Statistic Statutes. All documents can be viewed or downloaded at: http://www.dhhs.ne.gov/crl/mhcs/fun/rules.htm

Successful completion means a score of 75%. We will send your examination results via e-mail or regular mail.

NOTE: Questions 1-4 are not part of test (these are necessary to identify the test taker). The examination starts with questions #5 and ends at #54. Good Luck!
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1. Name (last/first/middle):
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2. Funeral Directing/Embalming license number
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3. Date of Exam:
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4. Current Address:
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5. Each funeral director and embalmer, funeral director, or embalmer holding an active license in the State of Nebraska must complete at least ____ hours of approved continuing competency training during the preceding ____ month period.
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6. Each funeral director and embalmer, funeral director, or embalmer holding an active license in the State of Nebraska must take the Jurisprudence Examination at least _____ time(s) every _____ year(s).
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7. A maximum of ____ hours of continuing competency hours per a biennial renewal period may be obtained through home study programs.
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8. The Department may take disciplinary measures against a license or an application for a license to practice funeral directing and embalming if the licensee or applicant is found guilty of any of the acts or offenses and any of the following grounds except:
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9. Dead human bodies, that have not been embalmed must be transported by:
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10. An un-embalmed body without cold storage must be embalmed, buried, or cremated within ____ hours following death:
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11. An un-embalmed body may be retained in cold storage at a constant temperature of less than 40 degrees Fahrenheit for not more than _____.
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12. Which of the following is NOT considered grounds for disciplinary action against a license.
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13. An applicant for an initial license to operate a funeral establishment must submit the
application at least ______ days before the anticipated opening date to allow for an initial inspection to be conducted.
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14. An applicant for an amended license to operate an establishment, due to a change of manager or establishment name must submit the application at least _____ days before the anticipated change.
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15. An applicant for an amended license, due to a change in the establishment’s location must submit the application _____ days before the anticipated opening date to allow for an inspection to be conducted.
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16. The Department of Health and Human Services, Licensure Unit of the State of Nebraska will issue an establishment license to each establishment that meets the requirements within _____ days of receipt of a completed application.
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17. Bodies dead of communicable diseases listed by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) must be thoroughly and promptly embalmed and will be held in isolation from the public for a period of _____ following the embalming.
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18. Final disposition of a dead human body that has been embalmed must be made within _____ after death, unless special permission in writing has been obtained from the Director of the Division of Public Health.
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19. If death did not occur in Nebraska, final disposition of a dead human body must be made within _____ after receipt of the dead human body.
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20. The Department of Health and Human, Services Licensure Unit of the State of Nebraska may conduct an inspection of up to ______ of the establishments based on a random selection every two years.
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21. The establishment’s physical structure must be maintained to ensure compliance with equipment and sanitation requirements. The branch establishment must contain all of the following except:
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22. The inspector will record a rating of “satisfactory” on the initial inspection when the establishment receives an overall inspection rating of _____ or greater.
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23. The inspector will record a rating of “unsatisfactory” on the initial inspection when the establishment receives an overall inspection rating of less than _____ or if the inspector believes there is a severe health risk to the public.
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24. If an establishment receives a rating of “unsatisfactory” on an inspection, at the discretion of the inspector, the designated manager may be granted _____ from the date of the initial inspection to meet the requirements.
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25. When a manager anticipates closing for business, the Department of Health and Human Services, Licensure Unit must be notified in writing at least ____ before the closing date.
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26. All establishment licenses issued by the Department of Health and Human Services, Licensure Unit expire on _____ of each even-numbered year.
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27. The Department may revoke, suspend, or refuse renewal of an establishment license for any of the following grounds except:
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28. The initial fee for a license to operate a funeral establishment is:
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29. The fee for renewal of a license to operate a funeral establishment is:
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30. An applicant for a license as a Funeral Director and Embalmer must have first earned _____ hours of college credit.
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31. An applicant for a license as a Funeral Director and Embalmer must have completed an apprenticeship under the supervision of a licensed Funeral Director and arterially embalmed _____ bodies and assisted with _____ funerals.
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32. When a funeral director and embalmer applicant who is licensed/credentialed in another state applies for a license in Nebraska, the applicant must have at least _____ year(s) experience in another state prior to application.
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33. The Department of Health and Human Services, Licensure Unit will notify an applicant in writing of the licensure examination results within _____ after the administration of the jurisprudence examination.
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34. A child born dead shall be registered as a fetal death on a certificate if the child has advanced past the _____ week of gestation.
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35. Before beginning an apprenticeship, an applicant shall register with the department and must have completed at least _____ of the required college credit hours.
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36. The right to control the disposition of the remains of a deceased person, unless otherwise directed by the deceased person, vests in the following by order:
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37. A written statement of all principal services and furnishings to be supplied by the funeral director and embalmer for the preparation and burial or cremation of the deceased signed by the person to whom it was tendered shall be retained in the records of the funeral director and embalmer for a period of at least _____.
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38. A crematory authority shall retain the copies of the cremation authorization form and any other records required under the Cremation of Human Remains Act for at least _____.
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39. The pre-need seller shall be entitled to retain free of trust the first _____ of the retail sales price of all other pre-need sales, including the pre-need sale of markers, monuments, or lettering and the pre-need sale of burial or funeral merchandise or services.
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40. A pre-need seller’s license shall expire _____ from the date of issuance.
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41. A pre-need seller must first obtain a license to sell burial pre-need from _____.
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42. Funeral director and embalmer licensees will be granted _____ hours of continuing competency hours with a score of 75% or above on the jurisprudence examination.
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43. Documentation of attendance and continuing competency hours is the responsibility of the _____.
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44. The Nebraska Health and Human Services Department may expire (revoke) a license after notice and opportunity for a hearing within _____ of the expiration of the license and failure to meet the continuing competency requirement.
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45. Before any dead human body may be cremated, a cremation permit shall first be signed by the _____ or by an authorized representative.
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46. A death certificate shall be filed with the vital statistics office of the city-county or county health department within _____ of the date of the death.
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47. Special permission in writing granting otherwise must be obtained from the _____ if the final disposition of a dead human body has not been completed within a set number of days after death.
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48. If services include the care and preparation for burial, disposition, or cremation, the funeral establishment is not required to have:
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49. The Department may not conduct an inspection of an establishment when the Department is informed of one of the following:
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50. Documents to be reviewed for a branch funeral establishment include all of the following except:
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51. An applicant may file for an amended license to operate a funeral establishment or branch establishment due to a change in manager. The fee is _____.
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52. A crematory authority can cremate human remains after it has received all of the following except:
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53. A person who conceals the death of another person and prevents a determination of the cause or circumstances of death commits a:
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54. A crematory license expires _____ after the date of issuance.
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