NCCT Test Review For Medical Assistant (Law And Ethics)

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Right and wrong conduct is known as?
Ethics
An unlawful threat or attempt to do bodily injury to another is?
assault
Negligence by a professional person is called?
malpractice
The time established for filing law suits is?
statute of limitations
A violation of a person's right not to have his or her name, photograph, or private affairs...
invasion of privacy
Information given by a patient to medical personnel who cannot be disclosed without consent...
privileged communication
Failure to do something a reasonable person would do under ordinary circumstances, or doing...
negligence
The branch of study of moral issues, questions, and problems arising in the pracice of medicine...
bioethics
Conduct, courtesy, and manner; customary in the medical profession are called?
medical etiquette
Unauthorized disclosure of information regarding the patient to a third party is called?
invasion of privacy
What license must a physicaian have to dispense, prescribe or administer controlled substances?
narcotic
In legal terms, a review by persons with similar professional qualifications is called a?
peer review
Under the Peer Review Improvement Act of 1982, the Peer Review Organizations are responsible...
admissions review


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