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107 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ac, a.c.
a.m.
BID, b.i.d.
C
before meals
morning
2 times a day
with
ac, a.c.
before meals
a.m.
morning
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
54 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Abbreviations
ADL
amb
amt
AROM
activities of daily living
ambulate
amount
active range of motion
ADL
activities of daily living
amb
ambulate
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ABD
A.C.
AD LIB
ADL's
Abdomen
Before Meals
As Desired
Activities of Daily Living
ABD
Abdomen
A.C.
Before Meals
315 terms
Medical Abbreviations for Nursing Assistant
ā
aa
AAA
@
Before
Of each
Abdominal aortic aneurism
At
ā
Before
aa
Of each
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
107 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ac, a.c.
a.m.
BID, b.i.d.
C
before meals
morning
2 times a day
with
ac, a.c.
before meals
a.m.
morning
94 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
A.C.
AD LIB
ADL's
AMB
Before Meals
As desired
Activities of daily living
Ambulate (To walk)
A.C.
Before Meals
AD LIB
As desired
50 terms
Common Medical Abbreviations for Nursing Assistants
A (Ax)
a.c.
abd
ad lib
axillary (temperature)
before meals
abdomen
as desired; as tolerates
A (Ax)
axillary (temperature)
a.c.
before meals
7 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
*Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA)
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Contracture
*Epilepsy
stroke; blood supply is suddenly cut off to the brain
the heart is severely damaged and cannot pump oxygen - rich b…
permanent stiffening of a joint and muscle
brain disorder in which a resident has reported seizures (con…
*Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA)
stroke; blood supply is suddenly cut off to the brain
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
the heart is severely damaged and cannot pump oxygen - rich b…
5 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff)
Hepatitis
Influenza
Jaundice
bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
inflammation of the liver caused by infection
an infectious disease caused by a virus. The most common symp…
a yellow/gold tint to the skin and eyes often seen in liver d…
Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff)
bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
Hepatitis
inflammation of the liver caused by infection
9 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
*Choking
Elopement
Care plan
Mechanical Lift
a complete blockage of the airway requiring immediate action
a resident exiting the facility whose whereabouts are unknown…
a plan developed for each resident by the interdisciplinary t…
a hydraulic or electric device used to transfer dependent or…
*Choking
a complete blockage of the airway requiring immediate action
Elopement
a resident exiting the facility whose whereabouts are unknown…
10 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
Ombudsman
Person-Centered Care
Professionalism
law that requires health information to be kept secure (prote…
resident advocate who investigates complaints and assists to…
a philosophical approach to nursing home care that honors and…
how a person behaves when he/she is on the job
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
law that requires health information to be kept secure (prote…
Ombudsman
resident advocate who investigates complaints and assists to…
8 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Airborne Precautions
Contact Precautions
Direct Contact
Droplet Precautions
used for diseases that are transmitted through the air after…
used when there is risk for transmitting or contracting a mic…
touching an infected person, or his/her secretions
used when the disease causing microorganism does not stay air…
Airborne Precautions
used for diseases that are transmitted through the air after…
Contact Precautions
used when there is risk for transmitting or contracting a mic…
47 terms
Hartman's Nursing Assistant Care, CNA Common Abbreviations
ā
abd
ac, AC
ad lib
before
abdomen
before meals
as desired
ā
before
abd
abdomen
96 terms
CNA Abbreviations for Hartman's Nursing Assistant Care The basic
ā
ad lib
ADLs
amb
before
as desired
activities of daily living
ambulate, ambulatory
ā
before
ad lib
as desired
96 terms
CNA Abbreviations for Hartman's Nursing Assistant Care The basic
ā
ad lib
ADLs
amb
before
as desired
activities of daily living
ambulate, ambulatory
ā
before
ad lib
as desired
47 terms
Hartman's Nursing Assistant Care, CNA Common Abbreviations
ā
abd
ac, AC
ad lib
before
abdomen
before meals
as desired
ā
before
abd
abdomen
40 terms
Nurse Assistant Common Medical Abbreviations 1-40
ā
abd
a.c. or āc (with line over "C" as well)
ADL
before
abdomen
before meals
Activity of daily living
ā
before
abd
abdomen
167 terms
FVTC Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations 2014
Ab
abd
ac
ADL
antibody
abdomen
before a meal
activities for daily living
Ab
antibody
abd
abdomen
8 terms
Nursing assistant CNA
FOWLER' S Position ... 2 supplies
LATERAL POSITION
Transfer from bed to wheelchair ... 7 sup…
Making an occupied bed ... (5 gloves) ... 6…
1 chux ... 3 pillows
1 chux ... 3 pillows
1 chux ... 1 wheelchair ... 1 socks ... 1 nonskid sli
1 chux ... 1 laundry Hamper ... 1 Fiddler sheet ... 1 Draw sheet ... 1 T…
FOWLER' S Position ... 2 supplies
1 chux ... 3 pillows
LATERAL POSITION
1 chux ... 3 pillows
29 terms
CNA the nursing assistant
Abuse
Assault
Battery
Boundary crossing
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement,in…
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
Touching a person's body without his or her consent.
A brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone.
Abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement,in…
Assault
Intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
19 terms
CNA Essentials for nursing assistants chap 5 key abbreviations
brady
circum-
contra-
eryth
slow
around
against
red
brady
slow
circum-
around
175 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant - Abbreviations
a (with a line over it)
abd
a(with a line over it)c
ADA
Before
abdomen
before meals
American Diabetes Association
a (with a line over it)
Before
abd
abdomen
21 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
c or w
p.c.
s or w/o
p.r.n.
with
after meals
without
as needed
c or w
with
p.c.
after meals
32 terms
CNA Module 1 - Intro to Nurse Assistant
Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
California Code of Regulations (CCR),…
California Department of Public Health…
Citation
Basic personal self care activities usually performed by the…
California state laws enacted to regulate health facilities,…
The agency which issues CNA licenses.
A civil sanction with monetary fines against a health care fa…
Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
Basic personal self care activities usually performed by the…
California Code of Regulations (CCR),…
California state laws enacted to regulate health facilities,…
41 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviation
Twice a Day
Three times a day
Four times a day
As Needed
BID (bis in die- Latin)
TID (ter in die- Latin)
QID (quarter in die-Latin)
PRN (pro re nata- Latin)
Twice a Day
BID (bis in die- Latin)
Three times a day
TID (ter in die- Latin)
117 terms
KCTC Medical Abbreviation CNA
CCU
ICU
QID, qid
w/c
Critical Care Unit
Intensive Care Unit
4 times a day
Wheel chair
CCU
Critical Care Unit
ICU
Intensive Care Unit
10 terms
CNA Ch 2: The Nursing Assistant
Florence Nightingale
competency evaluation
registry
reciprocity
started training programs for nurses and set up practices for…
test evaluating future nursing assistants comprised of a writ…
official record of the people who have successfully completed…
means that your nursing certification will be valid in states…
Florence Nightingale
started training programs for nurses and set up practices for…
competency evaluation
test evaluating future nursing assistants comprised of a writ…
62 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviation List
A or Ax
AROM
a.c.
ADL
Auxillary ( armpit temp.)
Active Range of Motion
Before meals
Activities of daily living
A or Ax
Auxillary ( armpit temp.)
AROM
Active Range of Motion
175 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant - Abbreviations
a (with a line over it)
abd
a(with a line over it)c
ADA
Before
abdomen
before meals
American Diabetes Association
a (with a line over it)
Before
abd
abdomen
Nursing Assistant Abbreviation Flashcards
A or Ax
AROM
a.c.
ADL
Axillary (armpit temperature)
Active Range of Motion
Before meals
Activities of daily living
A or Ax
Axillary (armpit temperature)
AROM
Active Range of Motion
134 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
DAT
DC
DNR
DOA
Diet as tolerated
Discontinue or discharge
Do not resuscitate
Dead on arrival
DAT
Diet as tolerated
DC
Discontinue or discharge
50 terms
Nursing Assistant: Abbreviation 1
a.c.
PRN
OR
p.c.
before meals
as needed/ when needed
operating room
after meals
a.c.
before meals
PRN
as needed/ when needed
42 terms
Nursing Assistant: Abbreviation 2
Q.I.D
P.I.D.
MRSA
BR
4 times a day
pelvic inflammatory disease
methycillin resistant staph aureus
bedrest
Q.I.D
4 times a day
P.I.D.
pelvic inflammatory disease
67 terms
Nursing Assistant: Abbreviation 3
CHF
s/p
fx
tx
congestive heart failure
status post
fracture
treatment
CHF
congestive heart failure
s/p
status post
30 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
a
ac
ADL
Adm
before
before meals
activities of daily living
administrator
a
before
ac
before meals
26 terms
CNA: Chapter 3 - The Nursing Assistant
What state law affects what nursing as…
Your nursing assistant certification c…
Which requires a training and competen…
As a nursing assistant, you:
Nurse practical act
Performing acts beyond your role
OBRA
Need a written job description before employment
What state law affects what nursing as…
Nurse practical act
Your nursing assistant certification c…
Performing acts beyond your role
15 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
PRN
Q2H
BID
QOD
as needed
every 2 hours
twice a day
every other day
PRN
as needed
Q2H
every 2 hours
84 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
NPO
PO
HOH
STAT
Nothing by mouth
By mouth
Hard of hearing
right away, immediately, now
NPO
Nothing by mouth
PO
By mouth
medical assistant abbreviations
wt
ht
NTP
TPR
weight
height
normal temperature
temperature, pulse, respiration
wt
weight
ht
height
80 terms
Nursing Assistant Acronyms STNA CNA
DON
hx
LTC
c/o
director of nursing
history
long term care
complaint of
DON
director of nursing
hx
history
84 terms
Nursing Assistant Abbreviations
NPO
PO
HOH
STAT
Nothing by mouth
By mouth
Hard of hearing
right away, immediately, now
NPO
Nothing by mouth
PO
By mouth
10 terms
CNA Assisting with the Nursing Process
Nursing intervention
MDS
Planning
Assesment
Nursing measure, a step taken by the nursing team to help the…
Minimum Data Sheet: an assesment and screening tool, created…
Setting priorities and goals for care
Collecting information about the resident upon admission
Nursing intervention
Nursing measure, a step taken by the nursing team to help the…
MDS
Minimum Data Sheet: an assesment and screening tool, created…
62 terms
CNA medical abbreviations
abd
AC; a.c.
ADL
ad lib
Abdomen
Befor meals
Activities of daily living
as desired
abd
Abdomen
AC; a.c.
Befor meals
38 terms
CNA Chapter 3: The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
the willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
touching a person's body without their consent
a brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone *Mrs. Bro…
abuse
the willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
assault
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
72 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Terminology
abd
a.c.
ADL
Ad lib
abdomen
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
abd
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
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