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A code related to a poisoning or adverse effect would be found in the
Edna McWalters is an active duty military servicewoman with the United States Marine Corps. Therefore, she is eligible to receive
The coronal plane is also known as
The resting phase of the cardiac cycle is shown with the
When performing CPR on an adult, the correct hand placement for chest compressions is
center of the chest, between the nipples
What type of item can be sent using Standard Mail™?
A STACK OF MAGAZINES
Which of these is a dishonored check?
NSF CHECK (NOT SUFFICIENT FUNDS)
In accounting, the amount by which assets exceed liabilities is known as
Wilhelm Konrad Roentgen is credited for first discovering
A patient undergoes surgery for a below-the-knee amputation of his left leg; however, his right leg is amputated. This is an example of
res ipsa loquitur
Diagnosis-related groups (DRGs) are used to establish
Which symbol indicates a new code?
A barium sulfate drink would be given to a patient who is having
an upper GI series
Durable medical equipment would be coded using
Level II HCPCS.
Which instrument would NOT be necessary to have as a part of a suture tray?
A patient is yelling at the medical assistant because he is angry that his insurance company won't cover his expenses. What defense mechanism is the patient experiencing
What is essential in the prevention of intestinal disease
Medicare Part A covers
The firing of the SA node, which begins the cardiac cycle, is represented on a rhythm strip by the
A radiographic examination of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder is called a(n)
After an injury, ice is usually applied to the site to decrease swelling for the first
24 TO 48
Most nutrition labels are based on a
The patella is located toward which end of the femur
The modifier -51 indicates
. Each 5 millimeter square on ECG tracing paper is equal to a
.20 SECOND INTERVALS
Which of the following is NOT used for thermodynamics
Which of the following is NOT a step of filing medical records?
With terminal digit filing, filing is based upon
LAST GROUP OF NUMBERS
The acronym ALARA, referring to radiation exposure, stands for
as low as reasonably achievable
When organizing a medical record, which of the following sections should be seen first when the file is opened?
DOCTORS PROGRESS NOTES
In medical coding, parentheses, ( ), enclose
If a patient does not show for an appointment, the medical assistant must document it
on the appointment schedule sheet and in the patient chart.
A healthcare provider will wear a dosimeter badge to
record the amount of exposure to radiation
Obtaining a preauthorization number may be required when scheduling a
A MUGA scan is ordered by a physician to evaluate
function of the heart's ventricles
Which of the following is NOT true regarding double booking?
It helps the office run efficiently
A blood pressure check would usually be allocated approximately how many minutes for an appointment?
Evaluation and Management codes begin with which numbers
If the physician is having delays in the schedule, what should the medical assistant do?
Schedule some buffer time and schedule appointments accordingly
Matrix development includes all of the following EXCEPT
blocking out time slots available for patients
A patient that presents to the office for an immunization only would likely be assigned a
HCPCS Level I codes are the same as
An apical pulse is located at the
fifth intercostal space at the midclavicular line.
Plasma is composed mostly of
Medicare Part B does NOT cover
A pregnant or lactating mother should increase her diet by
Olive oil is considered to be what type of fat?
Which of the following nutritional components helps with thyroid functioning?
A patient has a family history of colon cancer. What type of preventative diet might a doctor prescribe for this patient?
high fiber diet
A potassium deficiency in the body may result in
Animal sources are classified as what type of proteins?
Which of the following is identified as "bad" cholesterol?
Metabolism releases energy that is measured in
The only raw fruits that are allowed in a low-fiber diet are
Which of the following is a complete protein?
Between 50 and 60 percent of the daily caloric intake should come from
The medical assistant understands that bleeding gums may be a result of which vitamin deficiency?
Which vitamin helps with night blindness and scaly skin?
A 3-year-old child is brought to the office with discolored teeth. The medical assistant understands that which of the following minerals when taken in excess can cause teeth mottling?
Which of the following would be considered a saturated fat?
The patient has overdosed on anticoagulants. Which of the following vitamins would be ordered?
According to the Food Guide Pyramid, how many servings of bread, cereal, rice, and pasta should be consumed daily?
6 TO 11 SERVINGS