Patient Confidentiality And Hippa

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Patient Confidentiality And Hippa

Doctor patient confidentiality is a very fundamental discipline in the medical profession. Patient confidentiality and hippa quiz below will gauge your knowledge on the subject. In addition, it will help increase your know how at the same time.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A Comfort Keepers Caregiver is permitted to discuss her/his client and the client’s care to another Comfort Keepers Caregiver who will be taking care of the client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    HIPAA regulations do not change any reporting of Federal and State required information, such as abuse, neglect or communicable disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If a client requests that their son not know their diagnosis, this must be in writing and an explanation as to why must be given to Comfort Keepers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    When reaching a client’s answering machine you may leave a message regarding the clients’ condition or care without prior consent to do so from the client.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Comfort Keepers client agreement, assessment, and time sheet all includes Protected Health Information. Which of the following are considered PHI?
    • A. 

      Only the client’s name and diagnosis is considered PHI.

    • B. 

      All information about the client is considered PHI.

    • C. 

      We do not have to worry about PHI, it is not important to what we at Comfort Keepers do.

    • D. 

      Individually identifiable health information such as name, address, phone number, age emergency contact, diagnosis, treatment plan, and reports, SSN, Insurance group and number.

  • 6. 
    Leaving paperwork with PHI in view for anyone to see is a HIPAA violation which may result in which of the following:
    • A. 

      Criminal penalties

    • B. 

      Civil liability

    • C. 

      Administrative fines

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The acronym PHI stands for what?
    • A. 

      Protected Health Information.

    • B. 

      Private Health Information.

    • C. 

      Protected Health Issues.

    • D. 

      Private Health-related Issues.

  • 8. 
    If you have questions, concerns or hear complaints regarding HIPAA or any other Comfort Keepers policies, procedures, standards, guidelines you should talk to, which of the following:
    • A. 

      A Comfort Keepers co-worker.

    • B. 

      A client.

    • C. 

      A Comfort Keepers staff person.

    • D. 

      The Comfort Keepers Privacy Officer.

  • 9. 
    Only employees taking care of clients with medication need to worry about HIPAA.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    If you suspect someone is violating the Comfort Keepers privacy policy, you should:
    • A. 

      Talk to the individual you suspect is violating the policy, yourself.

    • B. 

      Report your suspicions to the Comfort Keepers Privacy Officer.

    • C. 

      Discuss it with another co- worker, who is your friend.

    • D. 

      Call the Department of Health and Human Services.

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