LTCF is the abbreviation
long term care facilities
HMO's is the abbreviation
health matienence organizations
what are some examples of private care facilities
long term care medical
an abbreviation formed from the first letter of each word in a phrase
a word root combined with a vowel to link the root with a suffix
shown with a slash between the root and the vowel (neur/o)
a word that contains more than one root
An abbreviation that would NOT appear in a history and physical examination report.
HIPPA ensures the patient that his/her medical information is:
The physician describes the purpose of the surgery to the patient and informs the patient of the __________?
. Visual acuity
The surgical procedure to repair drooping eyelids is Bilateral __________.
The abbreviation for the left eye is _____.
The medical term for nearsightedness is __________.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Licensed practical nurse
certified nurse assistant
speech language pathologist
(CRT or RRT)
added before a root to modify its meaning. Ex.) Pre- (before)
Contains more than one root Ex.) eyeball
Roots shown with a combining vowel Ex.) Neurology (study of the nervous system)
An abbreviation formed from the first letter of each word in a phrase. Ex.) asap
of the Inspector General
HHS: whats is SAMHSA?
Substance-Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
MC or MCR?
International Classification of Disease
Coronary Care Unit/ Critical Care Unit
certified nurse practitioner
central nervous system
C & S
culture and sensitivity
Chest pain, cerebral palsy
doctor of osteopathy
emergency medical services
What's the purpose of the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention?
Safeguard Public Health
What Congressional Act preserves individual rights to make decisions to consent or refuse medical treatments by presentation of a living will
Patient-Self Determination Act
The Abbreviation ADA Stands
out of bed
G - tube
range of motion
I & O
intake and output
head of bed
congestive heart failure
temperature, pulse, respiration
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
upper respiratory infection
date of birth
last menstrual period
dilation and curettage
N & V
nausea and vomiting
nothing by mouth
personal protective equipment
Source oriented medical record
The ICD-10 codes are?
Another term for living will is?
A common charting abbreviation used during a complete physical examination is?
Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose, and Throat (HEENT)
First aid treatment for someone experiencing syncope includes?
Keeping the person sitting
what is the term for narrowing?
Gastrectomy is the term for excision of the
the abbreviation meaning two times a day is?
which is the correct spelling? pharengytis, pharengitis, pharyngytis, or pharyngitis
a trained medical assistant is able