Business Quiz: Professional Standards, Ethics And First Aid

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  • 1. 
    Which action demonstrates ethical standards and professionalism
    • A. 

      Your client wants a reflexology session; your are not formally trained and refer your client to a reflexologist

    • B. 

      Your client has a very emotional release during the massage; you continue the massage and attempt to counsel them

    • C. 

      A client is visibly intoxicated and in a very boisterous mood. You try to calm them down and proceed with the massage, thinking they may relax

    • D. 

      A wealthy client invites you and your family to use his beachfront condo for your two week vacation (you are currently doing insurance related massage work prescribed as a result of a car accident.) You accept and thank him for his generosity

  • 2. 
    Circle the correct statement regarding business practices:
    • A. 

      Barter income in not included in your total income for tax purposes since you received no money, but only exchanged services

    • B. 

      A written contract is necessary if you are an independent contractor

    • C. 

      Form W2 is issued to independent contractors for income tax purposes

    • D. 

      Income tax is withheld from income paid to an independent contractor

  • 3. 
    A runner comes to the massage tent and complains of a sharp pain around her ankle, she twisted it while running. She is limping and appears to have a deformity of the joint and hypermobility. The ankle is quite swollen. circle the incorrect statement:
    • A. 

      Assist the runner to the medical tent for assistance

    • B. 

      RICE is appropriate protocol for the first 48-72 hours

    • C. 

      It appears the runner has sustained a strain

    • D. 

      It appears the runner has sustained a sprain

  • 4. 
    The immediate first aid actions required in treating an injured person are:
    • A. 

      Talk to the individual; determine if they are responsive

    • B. 

      If possible, position the individual on their back, (unless vomiting)

    • C. 

      Call 911 or other EMS giving exact location with identifying landmarks, your phone number, nature of the injury, condition of victim, what is being done and any special circumstances

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    If you are a sole proprietor, you are:
    • A. 

      Required to maintain complete records regarding income and expenses

    • B. 

      Only required to pay your income and social security taxes when you file a tax return

    • C. 

      Required to file a schedule K1 with your income tax return

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    You are presented with an athlete who just completed a marathon. His skin is cold and clammy, his temperature appears close to normal and he is perspiring very heavily; he may be suffering from:
    • A. 

      Heat cramps

    • B. 

      Heat exhaustion

    • C. 

      Heat stroke

    • D. 

      Hypothermia

  • 7. 
    When administering first aid, your goal is to obtain all the necessary information related to the injury; you should conduct a primary survey of the situation which includes:
    • A. 

      Checking the ABC's: airway, breathing, circulation and hemorraging

    • B. 

      Using universal precautions when administering any first aid

    • C. 

      Assessing the victim's immediate condition and any unforeseen problems

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    You are a partner in a massage business; the partnership must
    • A. 

      File form 1065 annually

    • B. 

      Issue a schedule K1 to each partner

    • C. 

      Maintain all income and expense records. Claim all business expenses on form 1065

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Circle the correct statement:
    • A. 

      Malpractice insurance is required by law

    • B. 

      Liability insurance and malpractice insurance are synonymous

    • C. 

      LMT's are required to abide by all state and local regulations, which include the requirement for establishments to carry property damage and bodily injury liability insurance coverage

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Your client arrives for his appointment and tells you he does not feel well. his lips are bluish; his skin is pale, cool and clammy; pulse is rapid, he is breathing rapidly and feels nauseous. Circle the correct answer:
    • A. 

      Help him lie down on his side and try to keep him warm while you call EMS

    • B. 

      Elevate his head and ask him to rest for a while; you'll check on him in a few minutes

    • C. 

      It appears he may be suffering from anaphylactic shock

    • D. 

      You reschedule the massage because he is not feeling well and send him home.

  • 11. 
    The client-therapist relationship is based on honest/open communication. this relationship includes:
    • A. 

      Maintaining client confidentiality

    • B. 

      Educating the client regarding the benefits of massage

    • C. 

      Respecting their pain tolerance, boundaries and wishes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    A runner comes to the massage tent seeking a massage because they are experiencing severe leg cramps. What is the appropriate action?
    • A. 

      Work the leg muscles with deep gliding strokes and apply direct pressure to the hear of hyper constriction

    • B. 

      Tell the client to "walk off the cramps" and then return for massage

    • C. 

      Stretch the leg muscles involved and massage the rest of their body

    • D. 

      Assist if necessary, but refer to medical tent

  • 13. 
    Your client has come in for neuromuscular work on an area of chronic pain, resulting from an auto accident. During your initial palpation the client keeps wincing. Circle the appropriate response:
    • A. 

      Explain to the client that your pressure is appropriate for the techniques you must use and that "no pain - no gain"

    • B. 

      Reluctantly lighten your pressure and explain that you will need to increase the pressure because it is necessary for an effective treatment

    • C. 

      Immediately lighten your pressure and work within their pain tolerance

    • D. 

      Apologize for hurting them and avoid the very sensitive areas

  • 14. 
    Your clients chief complaint has been low back pain. This is their fifth visit and although they feel better for a day or two they are not making substantial progress. Select the best response:
    • A. 

      Explain to them that it appears massage cannot help their condition

    • B. 

      Refer them to your family physician

    • C. 

      Explain to them that it sometimes takes many treatments to relieve chronic pain and that sometimes one may feel worse before beginning to feel better

    • D. 

      Refer to them to a MD (orthopedist) for an evaluation

  • 15. 
    Universal precautions are used when administering first aid because (circle the correct statement)
    • A. 

      One has to assume that anyone receiving first aid potentially has an infectious disease

    • B. 

      HIVE is transmitted by exposure to blood and other body fluids

    • C. 

      Hepatitis and other pathogens are transmitted by exposure to blood and other body fluids

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    Confidentiality of your clients records is required for many reasons. The primary reason is:
    • A. 

      To protect yourself if sued by the client

    • B. 

      To ensure adequate information for insurance billing purposes

    • C. 

      Professional ethics

    • D. 

      Your were told to do so by your swedish instructor

  • 17. 
    If you find yourself in a situation where an individual requires first aid (circle the correct answer)
    • A. 

      You are only required to administer first aid if you want to

    • B. 

      If you acted in "good faith" and within the level of your training, you cannot be sued by an injured person

    • C. 

      Your must provide the level of care expected of a responsible person with the same training

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Your client tells you he feels very faint. you should
    • A. 

      Elevate his legs

    • B. 

      Loosen clothing around his neck

    • C. 

      Attempt to assist your client to a seat to prevent falling injuries

    • D. 

      All of the above

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