Indicate whether each statement concerning health professions is True (T) or False (F).

  1. Cultures of different health professions vary only slightly
  2. To develop a new culture you should first destroy the old one
  3. Professional autonomy is both a strength and a weakness
  4. If a particular competency is outside a profession's scope of practice, practitioners are not responsible for ensuring patient safety related to it
  1. F - Cultures of different health professions tend to be diverse and fragmented
  2. F - To develop a new culture building upon the strengths of the old one is more effective
  3. T - Professional autonomy is both a strength and a weakness
  4. F - Patient safety requires professionals to question the actions and decisions of other health providers, even if the responsibility is outside their scope of practice.