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Ncct certified medical assistant


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Right and wrong conduct is known as
    • A. 

      Ethics

    • B. 

      Empathy

    • C. 

      Criminal law

    • D. 

      Licensure

  • 2. 
    The most common type of medical tort liability is
    • A. 

      Fraud and deceit

    • B. 

      Negligence

    • C. 

      Breach of contract

    • D. 

      Breach of confiidence

  • 3. 
    A person being sued is called the 
    • A. 

      Plaintiff

    • B. 

      Tort

    • C. 

      Defendant

    • D. 

      Criminal law

  • 4. 
    The withdrawal of a physician from the care of a patient without reasonable notice of such discharge from the case by the patient is 
    • A. 

      Contract

    • B. 

      Reasonable care

    • C. 

      Negligence

    • D. 

      Abandonment

  • 5. 
     unlawful threat or attempt to do bodily injury to another is
    • A. 

      Litigation

    • B. 

      Assault

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Libel

  • 6. 
    Negligence by a professional person is called
    • A. 

      Invasion of privacy

    • B. 

      Slander

    • C. 

      Malpractice

    • D. 

      Tort

  • 7. 
    The ability to see things from another persons point of view is
    • A. 

      Consent

    • B. 

      Respondeat superior

    • C. 

      Empathy

    • D. 

      Ethics

  • 8. 
    The time established for filing law suits is 
    • A. 

      Civil law

    • B. 

      Statute of limitations

    • C. 

      Contract

    • D. 

      No correct answer

  • 9. 
    A writ that commands a witness to appear at a trial or other proceeding and to give testimony is a(n)
    • A. 

      Habeas corpus

    • B. 

      Tort of appearance

    • C. 

      Subpoena

    • D. 

      Tort et a travers

  • 10. 
    A major crime for which greater punishment is imposed other than a misdemeanor is 
    • A. 

      Licensure

    • B. 

      Civil law

    • C. 

      Tort

    • D. 

      Felony

  • 11. 
    One who institutes a lawsuit is
    • A. 

      Defendant

    • B. 

      Plaintiff

    • C. 

      Litigation

    • D. 

      Respondeat superior

  • 12. 
    A legal statement of how an indivduals property is to be distributed after death is
    • A. 

      Contract

    • B. 

      Tort

    • C. 

      Will

    • D. 

      Judgment

  • 13. 
    Failure to do something that a reasonable person would do under ordinary circumstances that ends up causing harm to anther persons property is
    • A. 

      Malpractice

    • B. 

      Negligence

    • C. 

      Slander

    • D. 

      Defamation

  • 14. 
    Responsibility of an employer for the acts of an employee is
    • A. 

      Libel

    • B. 

      Malpractice

    • C. 

      Respondeat superior

    • D. 

      Civil law

  • 15. 
    A latin term signifying that a person is not of sound mind is
    • A. 

      Res gestae

    • B. 

      Non compos mentis

    • C. 

      Res judicata

    • D. 

      Tecum

  • 16. 
    .a person who is no longer under the care custody or supervision of a parent is called a(n)
    • A. 

      Emancipated minor

    • B. 

      Plaintiff

    • C. 

      Defendant

    • D. 

      Tort

  • 17. 
    Conduct,courtesy,and manners that are customarily used in a medical office by medical professionals are known as
    • A. 

      Ethics

    • B. 

      Moral therapy

    • C. 

      Precocity

    • D. 

      Medical etiquette

  • 18. 
    Latin for things decided that is ,matter already decided by juicial  authority is called
    • A. 

      Res judicata

    • B. 

      Respondeat superior

    • C. 

      Locum tenems

    • D. 

      No correct answer

  • 19. 
    The presumption or inference of negligence when an accident is otherwise unable to be explanined in terms of ordinary and known experience is called
    • A. 

      Res judicata

    • B. 

      Res ipsa loquitur

    • C. 

      Locum lenems

    • D. 

      Res gestae

  • 20. 
    What license must a physician have to dispense prescribe or administer controlled substances
    • A. 

      Lawyers

    • B. 

      Narcotic

    • C. 

      Business

    • D. 

      Occupational

  • 21. 
    Under the peer  review improvement act of 1982,peer review organizations are responsible for rhe review for appropriateness and necessity of patient into hospital by a process known as--------- review
    • A. 

      Procedure

    • B. 

      Admissions

    • C. 

      Cost

    • D. 

      Quality

  • 22. 
    A fraudulent signature is called____________
    • A. 

      Endorsement

    • B. 

      Forgery

    • C. 

      Fraud

    • D. 

      Forbearance

  • 23. 
    An incoming called should be answerd by the___________ ring
    • A. 

      Third

    • B. 

      First

    • C. 

      Second

    • D. 

      Fourth

  • 24. 
    Prior to answring an incoming called the medical assistant should
    • A. 

      Finish up with previous call

    • B. 

      Smile

    • C. 

      Screen the call with caller id

    • D. 

      Release any anger

  • 25. 
    A person who represents either party of an insurance claim is the____________
    • A. 

      Doctor

    • B. 

      Adjuster

    • C. 

      Provider

    • D. 

      Subscriber