5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Medical Assistant: MA
- A clinic manager may desire the
CMAS: Certified Medical Administrative Specialist, certification through the AAMA?
True or False?
- Once the MD has achieved the designation of "Board Certified," he/she must ___.
- Medical Laoratory Technician : MLT
- Describe scope of practice for ambulatory healthcare personnel.
- a Defines the procedures, actions and processes that are permitted for a professional depending on their education, experience, and demonstrated competency.
- b They MD must recertify every 2 to 7 years.
- c Person who assists the provider in both adminstrative and clinical duties; education varies from on the job instruction to 2 years in an accredited program for medical assisting.
- d A graduate from a certificate or associate degree program who works under the supervision of a provider or medical technologist in a laboratory preparing specimens and operating automated analyzers.
- e False, The CMAS is certified through the AMT not the AAMA.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Any healthcare professional who examines, diagnoses, and treats individuals; including MD's and DO's.
- MA: medical Assistant
5 True/False questions
Certification → documentation usually from a professional organization that an individual has met certain requirements and standardss set forth by that organization
Clinic Manager → Person who has additional education and experience in the health-care field to manage a facility.
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 → 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.
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.
Licensure → Legal permission, granted by state statutes, to perform specific acts; for instance, a physician is licensed to practice medicine.