5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Ownership and access to dental treatment records
- Effective communication
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
- a written by a legislative branch of government
- b Signed into law in 1996, and took effect on October 16, 2002; covers three areas: patients privacy, patients rights, administrative requirements of personnel and institutions in the healthcare industry
- c Patients may be charged a reasonable fee for copying their records but cannot legally be denied access to records because they have outstanding balances for treatments recieved.
- d to tell the truth and expect that others will do the same.
- e Essential to maintain good patient relations, minimize misunderstanding between the provider and the patient to prevent unrealistic expectations.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- promoting the well being of individuals and the public by engaging in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
- value client trust and understand that public trust in our profession is based on our actions and behavior
- Practice without a license, performance of procedures beyond the role of practice, substance abuse or dependency, practice while under the influence, performance of duties outside required supervision.
- Says that before a physician or dentist, or his or her agent, may administer any treatment, the patient must be adequately informed about the proposed therapy and its effects and must freely consent to being treated
- occurs when a beliveable threat to harm with no bodily contact is expressed
5 True/False Questions
Nonmaleficence → to provide services in a manner that protects all clients and minimizes harm to them and others involved in their treatment.
Tort → are the general standards of right and wrong that guide behavior within society. As generally accepted actions, they can be judged by determining the extent to which they promote good and minimize harm. This compels us to engage in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
Ethics → are the general standards of right and wrong that guide behavior within society. As generally accepted actions, they can be judged by determining the extent to which they promote good and minimize harm. This compels us to engage in health promotion and disease prevention activities.
Battery → written by a legislative branch of government
Dental Hygienists → Must accurately record in the dental treatment record and prevent any attempt to alter an entry. If an error is made during the entering of information into the record, then it should be acknowledged as an entry and the correct information entered.