Florida Massage Laws (10 hrs) Quiz Name 1) We will not send a certificate of completion or an updated transcript unless we can confirm that someone paid for this course. Please tell us who paid for it, if it was you, enter your name. If it was someone else, please enter the name of the person (or the business name) that paid for you.2) Please enter the email address you would like us to send your certificate of completion to.3) The NCBTMB requires that we put your home address on your transcript. Please enter it in the box below. Don't worry, we will not mail you anything or give it to anyone else.4) Please enter your massage license number. If you do not have one, you may enter your NCBTMB certification number or just enter the number 0.5) According to Chapter 1, why should you obey the laws? To protect the public and the massage practitioner. All occupations should be regulated by law. Society depends on people following the laws.Hint6) To ignore and disobey the law is to undermine your own standing as a ___________. Human Professional CitizenHint7) Laws pertaining to massage therapy can be found in various statutes and codes that serve a variety of purposes such as _____________ and ensuring adequate levels of training. raising public enthusiasm generating revenue from licensing fees maintaining confidentiality Hint8) According to Chapter 1, when and where was the earliest regulation of massage therapy enacted? 1850 in Maryland 1915 in Ohio 1935 in Washington D.C. Hint9) Blind adherence to the letter of the law can lead to a __________ where actions are considered acceptable if they are within the limits of the law. morally vacuous attitude three ring circus of ethics zen state of mindHint10) Although obeying the law is definitely an important part of being a responsible citizen it is often not the fulfillment of our ethical duty. The law is the_____________________, the absolute bottom level of acceptable behavior. minimum standard of propriety the plumb line of human decency finish lineHint11) According to the author/instructor, what does it mean to have a compliance mentality? It means you are totally focused on not breaking the law. It means that the person judges what is right or wrong based on whether it is legal or illegal. It means the person has achieved the highest level of consciousness. Hint12) A compliance mentality sounds like a good thing, but that is not always the case. Why is this? It’s easy to lose sight of what’s right or wrong when you adopt a “Do only what you have to do to stay out of trouble” mindset. Sometimes you have to break the law to get things done. Nobody likes a snitch.Hint13) ______ theory is the idea that person’s moral and/or political obligations are dependent upon a contract (agreement) among all the people in the society in which they live. Social evolution Mutual agree-ability Social contract Hint14) The NCBTMB 'Standards of Practice, Standard II: Legal and Ethical Requirements' requires it’s members to Report: Any criminal conviction of, or plea of guilty, nolo contendere, or no contest to, a crime in any jurisdiction (other than a minor traffic offense) by him/herself and by other certificants or applicants for certification Pending litigation and resulting resolution related to the certificant or applicant for certification’s professional practice and the professional practice of other certificants or applicants for certification Pending complaints in any state or local government or quasi-government board or agency against his/her professional conduct or competence, or that of another certificant, and the resulting resolution of such complaint All of the above.Hint15) According to Chapter 2, Sexual misconduct is defined as a violation of the ___________through which the health care practitioner uses such relationship to engage or attempt to engage the patient or client, or an immediate family member, guardian, or representative of the patient or client in, or to induce or attempt to induce such person to engage in, verbal or physical sexual activity outside the scope of the professional practice of such health care profession. social contract code of ethics professional relationshipHint16) Chapter 456: Health Professions and Occupations requires all boards to have one consumer member. What is a consumer member? a person appointed to serve on a board who is not, and never has been, a member or practitioner of the profession. a person that is responsible for getting the service the board governs, and reporting back to the board. A person who gets paid to get massages on a regular schedule. It's good work, if you can get it.Hint17) According to Chapter 456: Health Professions and Occupations: It is the intent of the Legislature that persons desiring to engage in any lawful profession regulated by the department shall be entitled to do so ___________ if otherwise qualified. contingent upon board approval as a matter of right pending bureaucratic authorizationHint18) According to Chapter 456: Health Professions and Occupations: The Legislature believes that such professions shall be regulated only for the preservation of the ___________of the public under the police powers of the state. status quo health, safety, and welfare state’s reputation and moral standards Hint19) According to Chapter 456: Health Professions and Occupations: Neither the department nor any board may create unreasonably restrictive and extraordinary standards that deter_________from entering the various professions. anyone qualified persons diverse populationsHint20) Can a person that owns a Massage School have a seat on the board? No, that would be a conflict of interest. Maybe, if the school ownership is not the person's principle source of income. Yes, it doesn't matter. Hint21) Each board member shall be accountable to ________ for the proper performance of duties as a member of the board. the Governor the state assembly the trilateral commission.Hint22) Fill in the blank according to Chapter 3. “Massage” means the manipulation of the ________of the human body with the hand, foot, arm, or elbow, whether or not such manipulation is aided by hydrotherapy, including colonic irrigation, or thermal therapy; any electrical or mechanical device; or the application to the human body of a chemical or herbal preparation. soft tissue bones energyHint23) According to Chapter 480: The Massage Practice Act, the purpose for regulating massage is because the Legislature recognizes that the practice of massage is ____________the public in that massage therapists must have a knowledge of anatomy and physiology and an understanding of the relationship between the structure and the function of the tissues being treated and the total function of the body. super awesome for beneficial for potentially dangerous toHint24) According to Chapter 3, what is the definition of a massage therapist? “Massage therapist” means a person that has completed a curriculum of study in massage application by a school. “Massage therapist” means a person licensed as required by this act, who administers massage for compensation. “Massage therapist” means a person that engages in the manipulation of the body for fun or profit. Hint25) According to Chapter 3, what is a “Board-approved massage school”? “Board-approved massage school” means a facility approved by the American Massage Therapy Association. “Board-approved massage school” means a facility approved by the NCBTMB. “Board-approved massage school” means a facility that meets minimum standards as determined by the board and the Department of Education.Hint26) What is “sexual misconduct”? Having a sexual relationship with a paying client. Having a sexual relationship with an immediate family member of a client. Having a sexual relationship with a representative of a client. All of the above.27) Which of the following constitutes misconduct? Violating the confidentiality of information concerning a client Offering massage therapy at a sports event without obtaining written approval of the owner or property manager Failure to explain expected draping techniques to a client. All of the above28) Fill in the blank according to Chapter 3, It is unlawful for any person to: Hold himself or herself out as a massage therapist or to practice massage unless __________under this chapter or unless otherwise specifically exempted from licensure under this chapter. duly licensed meeting the requirements specified certified by the NCBTMB None of the above.29) According to the Massage Practice Act section 480.033 (4) a massage therapist is a person that is__________________. properly trained in anatomy and physiology. qualified to administer hydrotherapy to cleanse the colon with the aid of a mechanical device and water. licensed as required by this act, who administers massage for compensation.30) Fill in the blank using 480: Massage Practice Act Section 480.032 Purpose; Massage is____________, and regulations are necessary to protect the public from unqualified practitioners. prurient excessive therapeutic a luxury31) Fill in the blank using 480: Massage Practice Act Section 480.032 Purpose. The Legislature recognizes that the practice of massage is potentially_________ to the public in that massage therapists must have a knowledge of anatomy and physiology and an understanding of the relationship between the structure and the function of the tissues being treated and the total function of the body. offensive dangerous intoxicating deviant32) According to section 456.007 Board members; requirements What would keep the owner of a massage school from sitting on the massage licensing board? There is no reason why the owner of a massage school might not be allowed to sit on the massage licensing board. Only medical doctors are allowed to sit on Florida state boards. If the school is the person’s principal source of income it might create a conflict of interest. 33) According to section 456.003 (2) Legislative intent; requirements Why does the legislature believe that some professions should be regulated? It is up to the discretion of the legislature and the state governor as to which professions should be regulated. Only for the preservation of the health, safety, and welfare of the public under the police powers of the state. Some professions are inherently perilous to public decency and must thereby be regulated for the preservation of the integrity of the state. 34) During the 2016 Legislative session, CS/HB 545 passed, which made changes to the Massage Practice Act. One of these changes was that any licensee that is convicted of a crime related to human trafficking or sexual misconduct will automatically___________________. be drawn and quartered. be held in custody until trial. have their license suspended. 35) Chapter 480.043, Florida Statutes, requires the Department of Health to deny an application for a massage establishment licensure if the applicant, or any related person has been _____________________. convicted of any crime related to human trafficking or sexual misconduct. arrested and charged with any crime related to human trafficking or sexual misconduct. questioned about any crime related to human trafficking or sexual misconduct.36) In order to legally practice in Florida a massage therapist must obtain a license. There are two paths to licensure, License by __________and License by ____________. Merit, Referral Education, Apprenticeship Examination, Endorsement37) For Licensure as a Massage Therapist by Examination, the Educational requirements are as follows and can be found in Section 480.041, F.S. and Rule Chapter 64B7-25, F.A.C. and they are that the applicant must have___________________________. an Associates Degree or higher from a regionally accredited College or University. completed a minimum 500 clock hour course of study at a board-approved massage school or has completed an apprenticeship in the State of Florida. A Bachelors Degree or it's equivalent from a regionally accredited College or University.38) The NCBTMB standards of practice calls on massage therapists to: Refrain from illegal, discriminatory, or ________________. ignominious dealings unsavory practices unethical actionsHintPLEASE READ Click the "Grade my quiz!" button below to get your result. If you passed it will say "You have passed". 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