5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- A medical Transcriptionist may become certified by passing a certifying examination offered by the ___?
- Medical / Professional Coder
- Licensed Practical Nurse : LPN
- Nurse Practitioner:NP
- a A grauduate from a nine month to 1 year practical nurse vocational or college program who has passed the state licensing examination for practical or vocational nurses.
- b 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.
- c 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.
- d AHDI
- e A provider who is identified by law as a doctor of medicine : MD or a doctor of osteopathic medicine: OD.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1. CMA
- 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.
- Person who has additional education and experience in the health-care field to manage a facility.
- reciprocity and endorsement
- MA: medical Assistant
5 True/False questions
What is the role of the MA in the ambulatory 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.
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.
Registration → documentation usually from a professional organization that an individual has met certain requirements and standardss set forth by that organization
Provider → A provider who is identified by law as a doctor of medicine : MD or a doctor of osteopathic medicine: OD.
Reciprocity → AN entry in an official record listing names of persons satisfying certain requirements and level of education.