5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Name three examples of nonlicensed personnel in the health-care setting.
- Physician Assistant : PA
- A medical Transcriptionist may become certified by passing a certifying examination offered by the ___?
- Medical Technologist: MT
- a 1. CMA
- b Any healthcare professional who examines, diagnoses, and treats individuals; including MD's and DO's.
- c AHDI
- d Person with 1 to 4 years of education in an approved PA program; a PA works under the supervision of the physician.
- e A grauduate from a 4 year college or university program in medical technology that includes 1 year of clinical experience in the laboratory. MT's perform complex tests and analyses, ensure accuracy of testing, and may supervise medical laboratory technicians.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Person who has had education and experience in Current Procedural Terminology, 4th edition : CPT-4 and International Classification of Disease; ICD-9, soon to be ICD-10, coding; responsible for the correct application of codes for procedures, supplies, and diagnoses used for billing professional medical services.
- AN agreement by which two states recognize the licensing procedures of each other, consider them valid, and grant licenses to practice based on the other states licensure. In some states, it is referred to as endorsement.
- Evidence of having achieved a certain level of knowledge through education or experience.
- Nurse pratitioner is an RN; usually with a bachelor of science in nursing, who has sucessfully completed additional education in an NP program at a master's or doctorate level.
- An agreement in which one state recognizes the licensing procedure of another state, considers it valid, and grants a license to practice; sometimes referred to reciprocity.
5 True/False Questions
List two similarities and dissimilarities between a physician assistant and a nurse practitioner. → Licensure
Inclusion is another term for reciprocity?
True or False? → False
Scope of Practice → documentation usually from a professional organization that an individual has met certain requirements and standardss set forth by that organization
What is the role of the MA in the ambulatory setting? → A graduate from a 2 year associate degree, 3 year diploma, or 4 to 5 year bachelors degree program who passed the state licensing examination for RN's. An RN works under the direction of a physician.
Clinic Manager → Person who has additional education and experience in the health-care field to manage a facility.