Patient care- Quiz 1

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Patient care- Quiz 1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The purpose of HIPAA is to protect a patient's...
  • 2. 
    The threat of bodily harm to another is called...
  • 3. 
    Actual bodily harm done to another person without permission is called...
  • 4. 
    ___________ law was made to protect the public as a whole from the harmful acts of others. The purpose is to define socially intolerable conduct that is punishable by law.
  • 5. 
    ________ law handles relationships either between individuals or between individuals and the government
  • 6. 
    This law covers wrongful acts that result in harm to another person. A civil injury, or wrongful act, that is committed against another person or property, resulting in harm and is compensated by money damages.
  • 7. 
    This occurs when a person has been intentionally or deliberately injured by another, ie: assault, battery, false imprisonment
  • 8. 
    This type of tort occurs when the patient is injured as a result of the healthcare professionals not exercising the ordinary standard of care, such as negligence
  • 9. 
    Physiological, security, social, esteem, and self-actualizing needs are part of __________ ___________ ___ _________.
  • 10. 
    Using your body as a machine is the definition of _________ ____________
  • 11. 
    This involves good posture, balance, and using your strongest and longest muscles to do work.
  • 12. 
    When transferring from stretcher to stretcher, a transfer _________ is needed
  • 13. 
    A transfer sheet should be placed from _________ to ___________
  • 14. 
    True or false, a Dr.'s order is not needed for restraints, either chemical or physical
  • 15. 
    Restraining someone without a Dr's order can lead to charges of _________ ______________
  • 16. 
    A ___________ infection is an infection received at the hospital
  • 17. 
    The dropping of blood pressure due to a change in position of the body is called ____________ _______________
  • 18. 
    If there is an emergency, or a situation you don't think you can handle on your own, always get ________
  • 19. 
    This is the study of what's right and what's wrong when related to human conduct
  • 20. 
    Clinical issues regarding ethics are called...
  • 21. 
    The right to be informed of a procedure, policies, etc, the right to read their chart, and the patient being at the center of patient care is all a part of what?
  • 22. 
    Negligence by a person is called...
  • 23. 
    It is important to always check the __________ _____ __________ before beginning any exam or procedure to ensure it is the proper patient.
  • 24. 
    Being fully aware of procedures, tests, side effects, and any alternatives to treatment is called....
  • 25. 
    __________ consent is necessary as proof
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