msa mid term
Who started the American Red Cross in 1881?
This facilities communications between the right and left sides of the brain with the patient in a focused relaxation when the subconscious mind is open to suggestions:
The most familiar managed care operation is:
Health Maintenance Organization
Provides comprehensive care of the eye and it's structures and other vision services
Who was Louis Pasteur?
Father of bacteria
Who was Leonardo de Vinci?
Rendered accurate anatomical drawings of body systems
Who was Clara Barton?
Started the American Red Cross
Achievements that may take 3-5 years to accomplish are called:
Long Range Goals
Opinion of Judgement formed before all facts are known:
Who is Anton Can Leeuwenhoek?
Discoverer Lens Magnification
Who is Elizabeth Blackwell?
First female physician in the U.S.
Elizabeth G. Anderson?
First Female Physician in Great Britian
the "Father of Medicine"
Developed Smallpox Vacine
the body's response to mental and physical change?
6 Changes in your approach to work environment to avoid burnout
-make effort to say no
-change work environment
-evaluate negative feelings
-look at it as fun
Let events, other people or environmental factors dictate their behavior
Outer directed people
The result of stress frustration, principally brought about by unrealistic expectations
6 administrative duties, of a medical assistant
Sole: hold rights to all aspects of medical practice
Partnerships: partners share everything income expenses, materials records
Cooperations: Professional Service corp.
Name 8 settings where medical assistants are usually employed
clinics, medical labs, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, education, gov. agencies, surgical center, hospital
Coorperation: HMO, referral form PCP maybe necessary by patient can see specialists
sole: more professions, 1 on 1 checkups, understand & relate
Partnership: Provides learning from consultating 1 another
4 modes of communication:
Verbal, Nonverbal, Active Listening, Congruency
What are the benefits of certification?
Ensure CMA role, Safe guard the quality of care, continue to promote identity
What is a 2 system of value each individual has that determines perception of right and wrong?
Wilhelmina Von Roentgen
Discovered X Rays
Founder of Scientific Surgery
Laid the groundwork for asepsis
Founder of modern nursing
Develeoped cultural plate method
introduced tenor as an anesthetic
Sir Alexander Fleming
Fredrick G Banting
Wrote first anatomical studies
Developed a vaccine for poliomyelitis
Conscious awareness of ones own feelings and others
3 categories of stressors
frustration, conflicts, pressure
a branch of healing arts that gives special attention to the physiological and biochemical aspects in the body's structure and includes procedures for the adjustment and manipulation of articulations
What attributes must medical assistants process?
Caring for patients, communication, competency, initiative, and integrity
What is the purpose of the care bill?
Required all people who preform medicine imagining to meet specific federal education
What is the role of a certified medical administrative specialist?
a CMA's role is competent in a multitude of skills such as we medical records management info processing
Describe continuing education activities
Education meetings seminars conventions workshops, ect.
serves as a testimony to a commitment to professionalism
5 attribute of professionalism
communication, presentation, competency, initiative integrity
Study of body language
Which isn't one of the 5 C's?
being aware of what the patient is now saying or picking up on hints to the real message by observing body language
4 stages of burn out
Honeymoon, Reality, Dissatisfaction, Sad State
What year was a combination vaccine for measles mumps rubella and varicella became available?
Who is the physician most frequently recalled from the Greek culture who created on oath that esatblished guidelines for the practice of medicine?
The first electrocardiogram was invented in:
This type of medical professional will physical and chemical analyze as well as culture, urine, blood and other body fluids tissues
Medical lab technologist
in 1978, which governmental agency recognized the profession of medical assisting the profession of medical assisting
Department of education
Once the CMA certification exam is passed and the credentials are awarded what must be done to maintain that certification?
Certification demonstrated that medical assistant had the body of knowledge associated with the profession which of the following describes certification?
One must sit and pass a national exam
Status of women in medicine:
Prim society accepted as healers at first who could only care for women
Chinese weren't physicians until the Han dynasty
Muslim against taboo to touch any strangers so it encouraged more women to do births
Italian women weren't accepted till the 19th century when Italy granted earlier
America's 1st female physician 1849 not accepted but gained respect in 1860's
Religion magic science all play a role in history of medicine decribe
religion: important because it was perceived that certain gods were called for a cute
magic: an essential ingredient to chase evil spirits away
Science: demonstrate use of plants animals and minerals for medical purposes
the most familiar manged care operation is?
HMO (health maintenance organization)
This facilitates communication between the right and left sides of the brain with the patient in a focused relaxation when the subconscious mind is open to suggestion