5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Who ultimately decides whether a medical record can be released?
(the MA, the office manager, the patient, or the physician)
- The physical medical record belongs to the:
(patient, physician or provider, insurance company, or all of the above)
- Which of the following names should be filed first?
(A. Martin or Amy Martin)
- Conditioning papers involves including a mark that indicates the papers are ready for filing.
(T or F)
- HIPAA recommends that physicians keep the records on patients for at least:
(1 year, 2 years, 3 years, or HIPAA does not recommend a number of years)
- a physician or provider
- b A. Martin
- c the patient
- d HIPAA does not recommend a number of years
- e false
5 Multiple choice questions
- all of the above
- Releasing records
- Stilesduncan, Amanda M.
5 True/False questions
The preferred filing method for a physician's office is:
(alphabetic, numeric, alphanumeric, or the one most preferred by the staff) → the one most preferred by the staff
An item used to provide space for the temporary filing of materials is called a(n): → OUTfolder
Which of the following are common types of filing equipment found in a medical office?
(rotary circular files, lateral files, automated files, or all of the above) → all of the above
What is the most important reason for telling the physician when a charting error is discovered later?
(to protect the patient's health and well-being, to protect the MA's job, to keep the patient from discovering the error, or to make sure the MA is not accused of making the error) → to protect the patient's health and well-being
The method of filing in which one report is laid on top of the older report, resembling a roof, is called: → false