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Medical Forms and Facilities

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informed consent
document detailing patient's rights
physician's progress notes
test results, diagnosis and plan treatments
operative report
surgeon's report: pre/post operative diagnosis, surgery report
diagnostic report
results of diagnosis tests
consultation report
specialist's report
discharge summary
summary of patients' care and follow up plan
pathologist's report
results of tissue samples
ancillary report
results of treatment and therapists
nurse's notes
patient's vital signs treatments, patient's response, any change
anesthesiologist report
meds given, patient's response, vital signs
physician orders
list of care, meds, tests, treatments, therapists
history and physical
family medical history, physician exam, initial diagnosis, plan of treatment
physician's office
diagnosis treatment in private office setting
home health care
provides various services on patient's homes
hospice
supportive treatment ill patient and their family
acute care/general
diagnosis treat illness of short period of time(3 weeks)
health maintenance organization
wide range of services in a prepaid system
rehabilitation center
intensive physical and occupational therapy
nursing home/long-term care facility
provides long-term care for patient that needs extra time to recover also patient that can no longer take care of them
specialty care hospital
very specific types of diseases
ambulatory care
does not require overnight hospitalization
frontal plane
front and back
sagittal plane
left and right
transverse plane
top and bottom
distal
located further away from the body
prone
lying face down
lateral
toward the side
inferior
ventral
posterior
caudal
supine
lying face up
anterior
cephalic
medial
toward the middle
proximal
located closer to the body
superior
dorsal
the combination of a word root and the combining vowel is called
combining form
What is in the RUQ
liver, gallbladder, intestines
what is in the LUQ
stomach, pancreas, spleen, liver
what is in the RLQ
appendix, ovary, uterus, fallopian tube
what is in the LLQ
uterus, ovary, fallopian tube