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5 Matching questions

  1. Medical Transcriptionist
  2. Endorsement
  3. A medical Transcriptionist may become certified by passing a certifying examination offered by the ___?
  4. When 2 states recognize the licensing procedures of each other, consider them valid, and grant licenses to practice based on the other states's licensure, this is called
  5. Inclusion is another term for reciprocity?
    True or False?
  1. a AHDI
  2. b reciprocity and endorsement
  3. c Person who may or may not have formal education; will have superior medical terminology as well as keyboarding and grammar skills; transcibes medical dictation.
  4. d 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. e False

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. MA: medical Assistant
  3. Evidence of having achieved a certain level of knowledge through education or experience.
  4. Person with 1 to 4 years of education in an approved PA program; a PA works under the supervision of the physician.
  5. Any healthcare professional who examines, diagnoses, and treats individuals; including MD's and DO's.

5 True/False questions

  1. What credentialing is required of a physician assistant in all states except MD, OH and NY?Licensure


  2. Medical Assistant: MAPerson with 1 to 4 years of education in an approved PA program; a PA works under the supervision of the physician.


  3. List and define three catagories of nurses found in the healthcare setting and compare their education and their scope of practice.1. LPN : care for the disabled, the sick, and the convalescent under the supervision of physicians or registered nurses.
    2. NP: a licensed RN with a BSN. They may examine, diagnose, and treat clients. They practice under their basic RN license and in most states they may supervise MA's.
    3. LVN: scope of practice is the same as the LPN.


  4. List two similarities and dissimilarities between a physician assistant and a nurse practitioner.A NP may practice independently where as a PA must have physician supv. ALthough both offer a wide range of services the PA is disease centered whereas the NP focuses on health promotion, disease prevention, health ED and counseling. THe NP must recertify every 5 years and the PA must re-exam every 6 years. Both the NP and the PA have restrictions in some states for prescribing controlled substances.


  5. Name three examples of nonlicensed personnel in the health-care setting.They are specifically trained to work in the ambulatory setting. These multiskilled personnel can perform administrative as well as clinical procedures and physicians value this unique versatility.