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8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
74 terms
Assisting in Phlebotomy (medical assistant)
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
Fainting is
A laboratory filter paper used to coll…
The liquid portion of whole blood that…
stat order
syncope
Guthrie Card
plasma
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
stat order
Fainting is
syncope
74 terms
Assisting in Phlebotomy (medical assistant)
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
Fainting is
A laboratory filter paper used to coll…
The liquid portion of whole blood that…
stat order
syncope
Guthrie Card
plasma
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
stat order
Fainting is
syncope
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
41 terms
Medical Assisting
Auscultation
Ayer Blade
Bandage Scissors
Dorsal Recumbent
Listening for sounds in the body
Wooden or plastic blade, scrapes cells from cervix or uterus
Special scissors with blunt lower used to remove dressings
Patient lies on back with knees flexed and seperated, used fo…
Auscultation
Listening for sounds in the body
Ayer Blade
Wooden or plastic blade, scrapes cells from cervix or uterus
80 terms
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
35 terms
Medical Assistant
hydrocephaly
microcephaly
growth chart
1 kg
water on the brain, causes increased head circumference
Abnormally small head
Graphic display of the height and weight and head circumferen…
2.2 lbs
hydrocephaly
water on the brain, causes increased head circumference
microcephaly
Abnormally small head
67 terms
Medical Assistant
legal responsibilities
civil law
criminal law
torts
authorized or based on law
focuses on legal relationships between people and the protect…
focuses on wrongs against a person, property, or society
wrongful acts that do not involve contracts; occurs when a pe…
legal responsibilities
authorized or based on law
civil law
focuses on legal relationships between people and the protect…
12 terms
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
59 terms
Medical assisting
Minor surgery
Anesthesia
Anesthetic
Incision
Frequently performed in ambulatory care settings and office p…
Is a loss of sensation particularly the feeling of pain
Is a medication that causes anesthesia
A surgical wound made by cutting into body tissue
Minor surgery
Frequently performed in ambulatory care settings and office p…
Anesthesia
Is a loss of sensation particularly the feeling of pain
32 terms
Medical Assistant
The combining form for "hepat/o" refer…
Sarcasm, repression, and denial are ex…
The function of the optic nerve is.
Your coworker tells you that her next-…
Liver
Defense Mechnisms
seeing
Remind her that the patient record is protected health inform…
The combining form for "hepat/o" refer…
Liver
Sarcasm, repression, and denial are ex…
Defense Mechnisms
416 terms
Medical Assistant
What are the 3 veins that are located…
Tiger Top & Red Top Tube... -Additives?... -…
Gray Top Tubes... -Additives?... -Common Tes…
Green Top Tubes... -Additives?... -Common te…
-Median cubital vein ... -Cephalic vein... -Basilic vein
Tiger: ... Serum Separator tube (SST)... Additive: Glass particles,…
Additives: Sodium fluoride & Potassium Oxalate... Common tests:…
Additives: Heparin, Sodium, lithium or ammonium-ion... Tests: A…
What are the 3 veins that are located…
-Median cubital vein ... -Cephalic vein... -Basilic vein
Tiger Top & Red Top Tube... -Additives?... -…
Tiger: ... Serum Separator tube (SST)... Additive: Glass particles,…
65 terms
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
521 terms
Medical Office Assistant/ Medical Assistant
-rrhage,-rrhagia
-pathy
skin
the basement membrane
bursting forth , bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
disease
the largest organ of the body
the thickest part of the skin on the hands and feet
-rrhage,-rrhagia
bursting forth , bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
-pathy
disease
74 terms
Assisting in Phlebotomy (medical assistant)
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
Fainting is
A laboratory filter paper used to coll…
The liquid portion of whole blood that…
stat order
syncope
Guthrie Card
plasma
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
stat order
Fainting is
syncope
74 terms
Assisting in Phlebotomy (medical assistant)
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
Fainting is
A laboratory filter paper used to coll…
The liquid portion of whole blood that…
stat order
syncope
Guthrie Card
plasma
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
stat order
Fainting is
syncope
12 terms
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
74 terms
Assisting in Phlebotomy (medical assistant)
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
Fainting is
A laboratory filter paper used to coll…
The liquid portion of whole blood that…
stat order
syncope
Guthrie Card
plasma
A blood draw that is ordered to be don…
stat order
Fainting is
syncope
17 terms
Medical Assisting #2
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
Fire Extinguisher (Physical)
Eyewash sign (Physical)
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
Medical Assisting- assisting in dermatology
Alopecia
Opaque
Jaundice
Hyperplasia
partial or complete lack of hair
Not translucent/murky
yellowing of skin,or eyes/excess of bilirubin in the blood
Increase in number of normal cells
Alopecia
partial or complete lack of hair
Opaque
Not translucent/murky
161 terms
Medical assistant
-Pathy
-itis
-Emia
Neur-
Condition or disease affecting
Information up
Pertaining to blood
Nerve
-Pathy
Condition or disease affecting
-itis
Information up
120 terms
Medical Assistant
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
23 terms
Medical assistant
Ambulatory care
Capitation
Curative treatment
Empirical
Medical care that provided on an outpatient basis. The patien…
A set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
Treatment that cures diease
Learned from observation or experiment
Ambulatory care
Medical care that provided on an outpatient basis. The patien…
Capitation
A set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
99 terms
Medical Assisting
Subjective
Mirroring
Lith
Psych
Thoughts feelings and perception
Restating in your own words
Stone
Mind
Subjective
Thoughts feelings and perception
Mirroring
Restating in your own words
41 terms
medical assistant
A&P
ab
ABG
a.c.
anatomy and physiology
abortion
arterial blood gas
before meals
A&P
anatomy and physiology
ab
abortion
Medical Assisting
Medicaid
Benefits
Deductible
Premium
Health benefit program for low income
Payments made by an insurance carrier
Fixed dollar amount that must be paid or "met" once a year be…
Basic annual cost of health care insurance paid by policy hol…
Medicaid
Health benefit program for low income
Benefits
Payments made by an insurance carrier
36 terms
The Medical Assistant
accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
administrative skills
advocate
the assignment of credentials; approval given for meeting est…
an accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
skills that help to manage the business affairs
a person who publicly supports or recommends a particular cau…
accreditation
the assignment of credentials; approval given for meeting est…
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
an accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
60 terms
Medical Assistant
RLQ
RUQ
F/U
BS
right lower quadrant
right upper quadrant
follow up
bowel sounds
RLQ
right lower quadrant
RUQ
right upper quadrant
142 terms
Medical Assistant
This is your first day working for the…
You received a request to draw a PTT,I…
Your a preparing your lab cart for the…
You enter the room of Mr. Harrison Pag…
C. Wash your hands
D. Check the order
blue, red, and lavender
You could have made sure you were prepared properly and retri…
This is your first day working for the…
C. Wash your hands
You received a request to draw a PTT,I…
D. Check the order
111 terms
MEDICAL ASSISTANT
...
.nothing by mouth..
Chief Complaint
Chronic
Nothing by mouth
Npo
CC
Long Term
...
Nothing by mouth
.nothing by mouth..
Npo
130 terms
Medical Assistant
60 Drop, gtt
3 tsp
2 Tbs
8 oz
= 1 tsp
= 1 Tbs
= 1 oz
= 1 c
60 Drop, gtt
= 1 tsp
3 tsp
= 1 Tbs
1,046 terms
Medical Assisting Course Review
Where does gas exchange take place?
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
Where do you find mixed blood?
What gauge needle is used in the blood…
capillaries
capillaries
capillaries
16
Where does gas exchange take place?
capillaries
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
capillaries
MEdical Assistant
Tort law
Contract law
Administrative
Nonfeasance
Laws dealing with accidental or intentional harm to a person
Laws dealing with the rights and obligations of enforceable p…
Laws dealing with requirements and standards of governmental…
Failure to act when duty is indicated
Tort law
Laws dealing with accidental or intentional harm to a person
Contract law
Laws dealing with the rights and obligations of enforceable p…
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
5 terms
Medical assistant
Terminology
Phlebotomist
Anatomy
Medical coding
Defining words
Drawling blood
Parts of body
Cording of the medical problem
Terminology
Defining words
Phlebotomist
Drawling blood
95 terms
Medical Assisting
A way to communicate effectively with…
Which of a medical assistant does not…
The primary characteristic of a certif…
Which is Not a benefit of a practicum…
By making patients feel more comfortable and less threatened…
Inflexibility
Broad range of administrative and clinical skills
The staff can observe the student before employment
A way to communicate effectively with…
By making patients feel more comfortable and less threatened…
Which of a medical assistant does not…
Inflexibility
10 terms
medical assistant
ABP
ABR
ABS
ac
arterial blood pressure
absolute bed rest
acute brain syndrome
before meals
ABP
arterial blood pressure
ABR
absolute bed rest
66 terms
Medical Assistant
aden/o (combining form)
carcin/o (combining form)
cardi/o (combining form)
dermat/o (combining form)
gland
cancer
heart
skin
aden/o (combining form)
gland
carcin/o (combining form)
cancer
44 terms
Medical Assisting
accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
administrative skills
advocate
A process in which an educational institution or program esta…
An accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
Skills that help to manage the business affairs of a medical…
Someone who speaks for another person.
accreditation
A process in which an educational institution or program esta…
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
An accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
161 terms
Medical Assistant
acr/o
anter/o
bol/o
brachi/o
extremities; top
before; front
cast; throw
arm
acr/o
extremities; top
anter/o
before; front
26 terms
Medical assistant
Allupurinol
colchicine
indomethacin
Atenolol
...
...
...
...
Allupurinol
...
colchicine
...
33 terms
Medical Assistant
AAMA
AMT
NHA
NCCT
American Association of Medical Assistants - started in 1955…
American Medical Technologists - established in 1939... Provide…
National HealthCareer Association - established in 1989... Info…
National Center for Competency Testing
AAMA
American Association of Medical Assistants - started in 1955…
AMT
American Medical Technologists - established in 1939... Provide…
42 terms
Medical Assistant
Patient Responsibilities
Standard of care
The Four D's of Negligence
Four C's of Medical Malpractice Preven…
Follow any instructions given by the physician and cooperate…
Maintain confidentiality ... Practice within the scope of traini…
Duty... Derelict ... Direct cause... Damages
Caring ... Communication... Competence... Charting
Patient Responsibilities
Follow any instructions given by the physician and cooperate…
Standard of care
Maintain confidentiality ... Practice within the scope of traini…
349 terms
Medical Assisting
ab
acoust(i)
acro
aden
away from, not
hearing
extremeties
gland
ab
away from, not
acoust(i)
hearing
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
245 terms
The Medical Assistant
Parts of the medical history include:
Define chief complaint
Define history of present illness (HPI)
Define past medical history
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
what brings the patient in to see the physician
explanation of the chief complaint to determine:... 1. onset of…
1. all health problems... 2. major illnesses... 3. surgeries... 4. cur…
Parts of the medical history include:
1. chief complaint... 2. history of present illness (HPI)... 3. pas…
Define chief complaint
what brings the patient in to see the physician
159 terms
Medical assistant
Systole
Diastole
Ad liv
Anticubital
Heart at work( heart muscle squeeze)
Heart at rest
At will or as desired
The part of the arm opposing the elbow
Systole
Heart at work( heart muscle squeeze)
Diastole
Heart at rest
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