Online Test

Ethics - Mississippi Occupational Therapy - 2 Hour


You will need to answer 14 questions correctly to pass the test.

1. It is an OTA's responsibility to refuse to carry out treatment procedures that they believe to be not in the best interest of the patient.

2. It is unethical for an occupational therapist to _______.

3. It is professional misconduct for an OT professional to have a consensual sexual relationship with a patient who is currently under their active care.

4. The "trust test" is useful for helping to determine _______.

5. Each licensure period, Mississippi occupational therapy licensees must complete at least _______ contact hours of live face-to-face training related to clinical practice.

6. Mississippi OT licensees may carry-over up to 5 hours of continuing education from one licensure period to another.

7. Which of these tasks may be performed by an occupational therapy aide?

8. Duties assigned to an occupational therapy aide must be directly supervised by a licensed occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant.

9. In an acute care hospital, an occupational therapist may not supervise/consult with more than _______ occupational therapy assistants.

10. A face-to-face meeting between a supervision OT and a supervised OTA must be held at least once every _______ treatment day or _______ calendar days, whichever comes first.

11. Which ethics theory proposes that right and wrong are determined by consequence?

12. An OTA may perform total patient evaluations under the direct supervision of an OT.

13. AN OT licensee may be ordered to submit to a reasonable mental examination if the licensee's mental capacity to practice safely is at issue in a disciplinary proceeding.

14. Mississippi OT licensees who are convicted of a felony unrelated to the practice of occupational therapy may be subject to professional disciplinary sanctions.

15. Under HIPAA regulations, information related to which of the following is considered "individually identifiable health information"?

16. Gifts from companies to OT professionals are acceptable only when _______.

17. OT professionals are expected to make a "fiduciary" commitment to their patients. This means they will _______.

18. The goal of the informed consent process is to _______.

19. Which one of the following is NOT one of the identified Principles of the AOTA's Code of Ethics?

20. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

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