NCCT Test Review for Medical Assistant (Law and Ethics)

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Created Jan 14, 2010
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1
Right and wrong conduct is known as?
 
Ethics
2
An unlawful threat or attempt to do bodily injury to another is?
 
assault
3
Negligence by a professional person is called?
 
malpractice
4
The time established for filing law suits is?
 
statute of limitations
5
A violation of a person's right not to have his or her name, photograph, or private affairs...
 
invasion of privacy
6
Information given by a patient to medical personnel who cannot be disclosed without consent...
 
privileged communication
7
Failure to do something a reasonable person would do under ordinary circumstances, or doing...
 
negligence
8
The branch of study of moral issues, questions, and problems arising in the pracice of medicine...
 
bioethics
9
Conduct, courtesy, and manner; customary in the medical profession are called?
 
medical etiquette
10
Unauthorized disclosure of information regarding the patient to a third party is called?
 
invasion of privacy
11
What license must a physicaian have to dispense, prescribe or administer controlled substances?
 
narcotic
12
In legal terms, a review by persons with similar professional qualifications is called a?
 
peer review
13
Under the Peer Review Improvement Act of 1982, the Peer Review Organizations are responsible...
 
admissions review

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