Medical Law And Ethics Quiz! Trivia Test

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Medical Law And Ethics Quiz! Trivia Test

Welcome to the Medical Law and Ethics Quiz. There are specific guidelines that specify what medical practitioners should do under different circumstances, and some of them help practitioners if they get sued. As you start your journey as a medical practitioner, how well do you understand what is right and wrong when fulfilling your duties? This quiz will help you find out, give it a try, and polish your understanding!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Written codes of ethics for health care practitioners was primarily evolved to serve as moral guidelines for those who provide care to the sick?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Hippocratic oath is a pledge for physicians that remains influential today?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Law is the minimum standard necessary to keep society functioning smoothly?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Hospitals are immune from losses brought by patients?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Formalized codes of ethics are as enforceable as laws in governing the behavior of an organization's members?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Fill In: the doctering that is latin for let the master answer?
    • A. 

      Respondant superior

    • B. 

      False claims act

    • C. 

      Co-payment

    • D. 

      Licensure

  • 7. 
    Truth brought under the factor most related to the health care and defense industry?
    • A. 

      Co-payment

    • B. 

      Respondant superior

    • C. 

      False claims act

    • D. 

      Licensure

  • 8. 
    An insurance term indicating the fee paid by the patient.
    • A. 

      Respondant superior

    • B. 

      Licensure

    • C. 

      False claims act

    • D. 

      Co-payment

  • 9. 
    The mandatory process established by law and required by certain health care practitioners?
    • A. 

      Co-payment

    • B. 

      Licensure

    • C. 

      Respondant superior

    • D. 

      False claims act

  • 10. 
    Correct the statement: A physician is or is not obligated to effect the recovery with each patient?
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Is not

  • 11. 
    A physician is or is not obligated to use due care skills and diligence in treating patients?
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Is not

  • 12. 
    A physician is or is not obligated to know allergic or advance or reverse reactions to medications reported by a specific patient?
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Is not

  • 13. 
    A physician is or is not obligated to be a skilled specialist if he or she is a general practitioner?
    • A. 

      Is

    • B. 

      Is not

  • 14. 
    List:  list the 4 D's of negligence.
    • A. 

      Dude, drain, defete, and demand

    • B. 

      Duty, derelect, direct cause, and damages

    • C. 

      Dip, dog, doctor, and disinfect

  • 15. 
    A claim that has been previously tried and decided?
    • A. 

      Sumption of risk

    • B. 

      Restudicata

    • C. 

      Statue of limitations

    • D. 

      Denile

  • 16. 
    Time for filing a suit?
    • A. 

      Sumption of risk

    • B. 

      Statue of limitations

    • C. 

      Denile

    • D. 

      Restudicata

  • 17. 
    The plaintiff knew of the risks and agreed to them ahead of time.
    • A. 

      Restudicata

    • B. 

      Denile

    • C. 

      Statue of limitations

    • D. 

      Sumption of risk

  • 18. 
    Written codes of ethics for health care practitioners evolved primarily to serve as moral guidelines for those who provide care to the sick?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The Hippocratic oath for physicians is a pledge that remains influential today?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Laws are the minimum standard necessary to keep society functioning smoothly?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Hospitals are immune from lawsuits that fall in the formalized codes of ethics?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Who may give informed consent?
    • A. 

      Minors

    • B. 

      Adults of sound mind

    • C. 

      Adults without sound mind

  • 23. 
    Who may not give informed consent?
    • A. 

      Physically disabled

    • B. 

      Adults

    • C. 

      Minors

  • 24. 
    Must consent to perform routine care such as a physical exam always be in writing?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 25. 
    In what health care situation is and imply of consent not sufficient?
    • A. 

      At a doctors appointment

    • B. 

      At a nursing home

    • C. 

      In an emergency or minor surgery

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