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The vitamin produced by the normal flora of the colon in amounts sufficient to meet a person's daily need, is vitamin
Which of the following is the correct spelling of the term meaning inflammation of the tonsils?
Suspected child abuse
The law requires that which one of the following be reported to the appropriate authorities?
electronic exchange of patient information
The purpose of HIPAA security standards is to set national standards for safeguarding the confidentiality of
civil and criminal liability
The purpose of the Good Samaritan Act is to protect healthcare providers rendering First Aid from
If a physician accepts payment from another physician solely for the referral of a patient, both are guilty of
The technique used to let a patient know how you interpreted the message he or she is communicating is called
is unable to perform previous occupational duties
The term "total permanent impairment" means that the patient
Claims for Medicaid patients enrolled in a managed care plan are paid according to what fee schedule?
a pre-existing conditions waiver.
The policy describing a period of non-coverage for conditions diagnosed prior to the issuance of an insurance benefit plan is called
are responsible for a portion of the fee.
Medicare patients treated by a non-participating physician
80% of the approved amount.
Accepting assignment on a Medicare claim means that the physician is compensated
The notice sent to the patient showing the amount owed to the physician is called the
a percentage of each amount collected
The cost to a physician for the services of a collection agency is usually
refer all inquires to the collection agency
Once a delinquent account has been turned over to a collection agency, the physician's office should
estate of the deceased.
The final statement for services rendered to a deceased patient should be addressed to the
document the failed appointment in the patient's chart
When a patient fails to keep an appointment the medical assistant should
leave unassigned slots in the appointment schedule
The method used to accommodate appointments for minor emergencies in the physician's office is to
All transactions balance with the end of day journal
Which one of the following represents a successful "trial balance?"
Summaries identifying which patient accounts are 30, 60, 90, and 120 days overdue include
net profit of $2,000
If the total income for one month is $17,500 and the total expenses for the same month are $$15,500, the profit and loss statement would show a
retain it with canceled checks, in numeric order
To properly void a check write "VOID" across the front and
submit a form to the court trustee
When a bankruptcy notice is received in the office it is beneficial to
What regulatory body is responsible for monitoring the observance of Standard Precautions guidelines?
According to Standard Precautions quidelines, personal protective equipment MUST be worn whenever there is contact with
allow items to dry
The autoclave chamber door is slightly opened at the end of the autoclave cycle to
The physician orders 1 Gram of a medication for injection. On hand is 0.5 Grams per mL. How many mL will be administered?
For minor surgical procedures, acceptable skin cleansing agents include all of the following EXCEPT
Culture and sensitivity
Which one of the following tests identifies the organism associated with urinary tract infection?
Staphylococci are the primary causative pathogen for which one of the following diseases?
When performing a sedimentation rate, the Wintrobe or Westergren tube is filled to the level marked
dilution of the sample with tissue fluid
Excessive squeezing around a capillary puncture sie will cause
Sitting in a chair
Of the following, what is the most appropriate patient position for a venipuncture?
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