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203 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
Answering services
Articulating
Automated Routing Unit (ARU)
buffer words
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
telephone system that answers a call and uses a recorded voic…
expendable words used while answering the telephone; may cons…
Answering services
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
Articulating
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
37 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
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203 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
Answering services
Articulating
Automated Routing Unit (ARU)
buffer words
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
telephone system that answers a call and uses a recorded voic…
expendable words used while answering the telephone; may cons…
Answering services
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
Articulating
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
161 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
active listening
bias
body language
closed questions
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
slant toward a particular belief
nonverbal communication that includes unconscious body moveme…
questions answered with a yes or no
active listening
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
bias
slant toward a particular belief
37 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
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35 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
Pegboard System
accounts payable
income statement
double entry
bookkeeping system that includes charge slips or encounter fo…
sum owed by a business for services or goods received; also u…
financial statement showing net profit or loss
based on the principle that assets equal liabilities plus own…
Pegboard System
bookkeeping system that includes charge slips or encounter fo…
accounts payable
sum owed by a business for services or goods received; also u…
203 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting
Answering services
Articulating
Automated Routing Unit (ARU)
buffer words
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
telephone system that answers a call and uses a recorded voic…
expendable words used while answering the telephone; may cons…
Answering services
services employed to answer the calls of an ambulatory care s…
Articulating
expressing oneself clearly and distinctly
62 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 7
administer
administrative law
agent
alternative dispute resolution
give or apply (medications)
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organ…
an alternative to trial that encourages the parties to settle…
administer
give or apply (medications)
administrative law
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
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Chapter 20 Delmar's Medical Assisting
accounts receivable ratio
accounts receivable
collection ratio
Fair Debt Collection Practice Act
outstanding accounts receivable divided by the average monthl…
amount owed to a business for services or goods
gross income divided by the amount that could have been colle…
federal law that outlines collection practices
accounts receivable ratio
outstanding accounts receivable divided by the average monthl…
accounts receivable
amount owed to a business for services or goods
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Ch 42
What is included in a physical examina…
How soon after you collect urine shoul…
Adequate amount of urine for analysis?
Number one cause of foul odor in urine?
Assessing volume, noting odor, measuring specific gravity, re…
Immediately, or if in refrigerator, two hours
10 ml (about 2tsp)
Bacteria
What is included in a physical examina…
Assessing volume, noting odor, measuring specific gravity, re…
How soon after you collect urine shoul…
Immediately, or if in refrigerator, two hours
81 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting- CH 14
Accession Record (numeric system)
caption
cross-reference
indexing
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
notation in a file to direct the reader to a specific record…
selecting the name, subject, or number under which to file a…
Accession Record (numeric system)
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
caption
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
138 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chpt 19
All providers received education, trai…
Who runs the business side of practice
Absentee Management
Management of clinical office's busine…
diagnosing and treating the concerns of their patients (POM =…
OM (Office Manager) or PM (Practice Manager)
doctors are not physically in the office ∴ they are run by PA…
medical assisting staff/ larger offices/ office managers/ pra…
All providers received education, trai…
diagnosing and treating the concerns of their patients (POM =…
Who runs the business side of practice
OM (Office Manager) or PM (Practice Manager)
32 terms
Delmar's Medical Assisting Ch 24
Afebrile
Febrile
Onset
To convert F to C
absence of fever
Fever is present
Time when fever began
Subtract 32 from F temperature, then multiply by 5/9
Afebrile
absence of fever
Febrile
Fever is present
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Delmar's Medical Assisting Ch 22
Microorganisms
Pathogens
Infection Cycle
Infectious Agents
Microscopic living creatures capable of reproduction and tran…
Microorganisms that can cause infectious diseases
1) Infectious agent ... 2) Reservoir... 3) Portal of Exit... 4) Modes…
Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, Parasites, Prions
Microorganisms
Microscopic living creatures capable of reproduction and tran…
Pathogens
Microorganisms that can cause infectious diseases
62 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 7
administer
administrative law
agent
alternative dispute resolution
give or apply (medications)
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organ…
an alternative to trial that encourages the parties to settle…
administer
give or apply (medications)
administrative law
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
29 terms
Delmar's Medical Assisting Ch 22
Microorganisms
Pathogens
1) Infectious agent ... 2) Reservoir... 3) P…
Infectious Agents
Microscopic living creatures capable of reproduction and tran…
Microorganisms that can cause infectious diseases
Infection Cycle
Viruses, Bacteria, Fungi, Parasites, Prions
Microorganisms
Microscopic living creatures capable of reproduction and tran…
Pathogens
Microorganisms that can cause infectious diseases
122 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 5
active listening
bias
body language
closed questions
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
slant toward a particular belief
nonverbal communication that includes unconscious body moveme…
questions answered with a yes or no
active listening
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
bias
slant toward a particular belief
31 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Ch. 24
Afebrile
Apical
Apnea
Arrhythmia
without fever
pertaining to the apex of the heart. A site for measuring hea…
cessation or absence of normal spontaneous breathing
deviation from the normal pattern or rhythm of the heartbeat
Afebrile
without fever
Apical
pertaining to the apex of the heart. A site for measuring hea…
33 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Ch 42
What is included in a physical examina…
How soon after you collect urine shoul…
Adequate amount of urine for analysis?
Number one cause of foul odor in urine?
Assessing volume, noting odor, measuring specific gravity, re…
Immediately, or if in refrigerator, two hours
10 ml (about 2tsp)
Bacteria
What is included in a physical examina…
Assessing volume, noting odor, measuring specific gravity, re…
How soon after you collect urine shoul…
Immediately, or if in refrigerator, two hours
62 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 7
administer
administrative law
agent
alternative dispute resolution
give or apply (medications)
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organ…
an alternative to trial that encourages the parties to settle…
administer
give or apply (medications)
administrative law
establishes agencies that are given the power to make laws an…
95 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting CH 45
agenda
ancillary services
authoritarian manager
benchmark
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
operates on the premise that most workers cannot make a contr…
making a comparison among different organizations relative to…
agenda
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
ancillary services
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
101 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chpt 17
Health care insurance is a contract
Medically necessary means
A contract is based on
Some part time employees are not
between an individual policyholder and a third-party or gover…
was the care given to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose a med…
offence, acceptance and consideration
eligible for health insurance ∴ working poor
Health care insurance is a contract
between an individual policyholder and a third-party or gover…
Medically necessary means
was the care given to treat, cure, prevent, or diagnose a med…
81 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting- CH 14
Accession Record (numeric system)
caption
cross-reference
indexing
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
notation in a file to direct the reader to a specific record…
selecting the name, subject, or number under which to file a…
Accession Record (numeric system)
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
caption
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
81 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting- CH 14
Accession Record (numeric system)
caption
cross-reference
indexing
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
notation in a file to direct the reader to a specific record…
selecting the name, subject, or number under which to file a…
Accession Record (numeric system)
logbook used to assign numbers to correspondence or patients
caption
are used to identify major sections of file folders by more m…
15 terms
Delmar's Medical Assisting Ch 38
The standard published by OSHA to prev…
Reagents and materials used for waived…
The agency charged with implementing C…
Calibration
Ergonomic Hazards
prepackaged, premeasured, and require no special handling
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Standardization of instruments, specimen collection, and qual…
The standard published by OSHA to prev…
Ergonomic Hazards
Reagents and materials used for waived…
prepackaged, premeasured, and require no special handling
2,000 terms
Combo -Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Administrative and Clinical Competencies
Chest/precordial leads
Bipolar leads
V1
V2
V leads or C leads
I, II, III lead. Use 2 limb electrodes that record simultaneo…
Fourth intercostal space at the right margin of sternum
Fourth intercostal space at the left margin of sterum
Chest/precordial leads
V leads or C leads
Bipolar leads
I, II, III lead. Use 2 limb electrodes that record simultaneo…
122 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 5
active listening
bias
body language
closed questions
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
slant toward a particular belief
nonverbal communication that includes unconscious body moveme…
questions answered with a yes or no
active listening
received message is paraphrased back to the sender to verify…
bias
slant toward a particular belief
10 terms
CH 13 delmar's comprehensive medical assisting key terms
Wave Scheduling
Modified Wave Scheduling
Encryption Technology
Matrix
Patients are scheduled only in the first half hour of each ho…
Two or three patients are scheduled at the beginning of each…
Converts information into code; used to protect privacy and c…
Provides a current and accurate record of appointment times a…
Wave Scheduling
Patients are scheduled only in the first half hour of each ho…
Modified Wave Scheduling
Two or three patients are scheduled at the beginning of each…
37 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting CHAP 37 ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY with pictures
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95 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting CH 45 TEST REVIEW
agenda
ancillary services
authoritarian manager
benchmark
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
operates on the premise that most workers cannot make a contr…
making a comparison among different organizations relative to…
agenda
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
ancillary services
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
212 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting ch 1-3
Accreditation
ambulatory care setting
Examples of ambulatory care settings
attribute
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
solo-provider's office, the group practice, the urgent care c…
inherent characteristic
Accreditation
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
ambulatory care setting
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
212 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting ch 1-3
Accreditation
ambulatory care setting
Examples of ambulatory care settings
attribute
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
solo-provider's office, the group practice, the urgent care c…
inherent characteristic
Accreditation
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
ambulatory care setting
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
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Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Ch 26 Vocab words
gestational diabetes
gravidity
parity
viability
high blood sugar (diabetes) that starts or is first diagnosed…
the number of times that a woman has been pregnant
the number of times that a woman has given birth to a fetus w…
the ability to continue living
gestational diabetes
high blood sugar (diabetes) that starts or is first diagnosed…
gravidity
the number of times that a woman has been pregnant
10 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chpt 21 TAXES
W-4 form is the
You can fill out __________ many exemp…
The more exemptions you take
The less exemptions you take
exemption form
however
the lestt taxes you pay from paycheck, but more money the gov…
the more taxes you pay from your paycheck, but you might get…
W-4 form is the
exemption form
You can fill out __________ many exemp…
however
212 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting ch 1-3
Accreditation
ambulatory care setting
Examples of ambulatory care settings
attribute
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
solo-provider's office, the group practice, the urgent care c…
inherent characteristic
Accreditation
process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
ambulatory care setting
health care environment where services are proided on an outp…
37 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting CHAP 37 ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY with pictures
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65 terms
Delmar Medical Assisting Chapter 38
Calibration
Proficiency testing
Mandate
Fume hood
The determination of the accuracy of an instrument by compari…
Sample tests performed in a clinical laboratory to determine…
Formal order to obey certain rules and regulations
A barrier used in the laboratory to capture chemical vapors
Calibration
The determination of the accuracy of an instrument by compari…
Proficiency testing
Sample tests performed in a clinical laboratory to determine…
103 terms
Delmar medical assisting chapter 10
CDC Precautions
Pathogen
Infection
Morbidity
Describes recommended methods of achieving all of the goals o…
A disease producing agent
Successful invasion of a pathogen in the tissue of a host
The total number of cases of a disease in a specific population
CDC Precautions
Describes recommended methods of achieving all of the goals o…
Pathogen
A disease producing agent
34 terms
Delmar Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 30
U (for unit)
IU ( for international unit)
Q.D, qd, qod... (daily, every other day)
Trailing zero "X.0 mg" ... Lack of leadin…
Mistaken for zero, the number "4" or "cc" ... Write: unit
mistaken as IV (intravenous), or the "10"... Write: Internationa…
Mistaken for each other. The period after the Q can be mistak…
Decimal point missed... Never write a zero by itself after a dec…
U (for unit)
Mistaken for zero, the number "4" or "cc" ... Write: unit
IU ( for international unit)
mistaken as IV (intravenous), or the "10"... Write: Internationa…
75 terms
Delmar Medical Assistant Ch 7
Civil Laws
Administrative Law
Malfeasance
Criminal Law
affects relationships between individual corporation, governm…
Establishes agencies that are given power too specialize and…
is conduct that is illegal or contrary to an officials obliga…
Addresses wrongs committed against the welfare and safety of…
Civil Laws
affects relationships between individual corporation, governm…
Administrative Law
Establishes agencies that are given power too specialize and…
34 terms
Delmar Comprehensive Medical Assisting Chapter 30
U (for unit)
IU ( for international unit)
Q.D, qd, qod... (daily, every other day)
Trailing zero "X.0 mg" ... Lack of leadin…
Mistaken for zero, the number "4" or "cc" ... Write: unit
mistaken as IV (intravenous), or the "10"... Write: Internationa…
Mistaken for each other. The period after the Q can be mistak…
Decimal point missed... Never write a zero by itself after a dec…
U (for unit)
Mistaken for zero, the number "4" or "cc" ... Write: unit
IU ( for international unit)
mistaken as IV (intravenous), or the "10"... Write: Internationa…
30 terms
Delmar clinical medical assisting chapter 11
Chief complaint
Present history
What to ask patient about pain
What to ask patient ..
What brings patient to office.
The explanation of the chief complaint to determine the onset…
Location... Radiation... Severity... Aggravating factors... Relieving fac…
Past history... Family history... Social history...diet..exercise..…
Chief complaint
What brings patient to office.
Present history
The explanation of the chief complaint to determine the onset…
20 terms
chapter 13 Delmar clinical medical assisting
The examiner should stand where
MPreparations
Observation
Palpation
On the right side of the patient
Explain procedure... Prepare room and patent... Do positioning and…
Observe patient for general health, posture, body movements,…
With fingers or top of hands
The examiner should stand where
On the right side of the patient
MPreparations
Explain procedure... Prepare room and patent... Do positioning and…
64 terms
Chapter 12 clinical medical assisting delmars
Vital signs also known as... ..includes...
Temperature
Heat is generated by
Hypothalamus
Cardinal signs... Temperature... Pulse... Respiration... Blood pressure
Maintained by two processes. Heat production and heat loss.
Voluntary and involuntary movement. And metabolism
In the brain. Regulates body temperature.
Vital signs also known as... ..includes...
Cardinal signs... Temperature... Pulse... Respiration... Blood pressure
Temperature
Maintained by two processes. Heat production and heat loss.
24 terms
Delmar compressive medical assisting Ch. 19
Accounts payable
Accounts Receivable
Adjustments
Balance
Sum owed by a business for services or goods received also ve…
Amount owed to a business for services or goods supplied
And increase or decrease to a patient's account not do to cha…
Amount owed
Accounts payable
Sum owed by a business for services or goods received also ve…
Accounts Receivable
Amount owed to a business for services or goods supplied
226 terms
Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting CH 45 TEST REVIEW, WEEK #3
agenda
ancillary services
authoritarian manager
benchmark
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
operates on the premise that most workers cannot make a contr…
making a comparison among different organizations relative to…
agenda
printed list of topics to be discussed during a meeting, some…
ancillary services
professional occupational companies hired to complete a speci…
2,000 terms
Combo -Delmar's Comprehensive Medical Assisting Administrative and Clinical Competencies 4th Edition and 11 others
Chest/precordial leads
Bipolar leads
V1
V2
V leads or C leads
I, II, III lead. Use 2 limb electrodes that record simultaneo…
Fourth intercostal space at the right margin of sternum
Fourth intercostal space at the left margin of sterum
Chest/precordial leads
V leads or C leads
Bipolar leads
I, II, III lead. Use 2 limb electrodes that record simultaneo…
10 terms
Delmar Chapter 4:Coping skills for the Medical Assistant
Burnout
Goal
Inner directed people
Outer directed people
A state of fatigue of frustation brought about by devotion to…
Result or achievements toward which effort is directed
People who decide for themselves what they want to do with th…
People who let events,other people or environmental factors d…
Burnout
A state of fatigue of frustation brought about by devotion to…
Goal
Result or achievements toward which effort is directed
22 terms
Delmar chapter 1: medical assisting profession
Accreditation
Ambulatory care setting
Attribute
Bachelor's degree
Process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
Health care environment where services are provided in an out…
Inherent character
Four year academic degree conferred by colleges and universit…
Accreditation
Process whereby recognition is granted to an educational prog…
Ambulatory care setting
Health care environment where services are provided in an out…
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