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16 terms
Medical Careers
Paramedic
Surgical Technologist
Optician
Veterinary Technologist/Technician
Salary: $31, 700
Salary: $43,350
Salary: $34,280
Salary: $31, 070
Paramedic
Salary: $31, 700
Surgical Technologist
Salary: $43,350
12 terms
Medical Careers I - Ch. 4 Legal & Ethical Principles
Ethical
Jurisprudent
Legal
Informatics
morally right
understanding the science/philosophy of law
based on the law
study of info processing/computer science
Ethical
morally right
Jurisprudent
understanding the science/philosophy of law
32 terms
Health Careers - Legal Responsibilities
law which focuses on legal relationships
law which focuses on wrongs against a…
wrongful acts that do not involve cont…
Bad practice or professional negligence
civil
criminal
torts
malpractice
law which focuses on legal relationships
civil
law which focuses on wrongs against a…
criminal
64 terms
Medical Careers
endodontics
orthodontics
oral surgery
pedodontics
treatment of diseases of the pulp, nerves, blood vessels and…
alignment of teeth
surgery on teeth, mouth, jaw and facial bones
dental alignment of children and adolescents
endodontics
treatment of diseases of the pulp, nerves, blood vessels and…
orthodontics
alignment of teeth
16 terms
Medical Careers #2
Podiatrist
Radiologist
Otorhinolaryngologist
Audiologist
Foot specialist
X-ray specialists. Read and interpret MRI & CAT Scans
Ears, nose & throat specialist
Hearing specilaists
Podiatrist
Foot specialist
Radiologist
X-ray specialists. Read and interpret MRI & CAT Scans
40 terms
Medical Careers
Thoracic surgeon (Career)
Prosthodontist (Career)
Oncologist (Career)
Orthodontist (Career)
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
Diagnosis and treatment of tumors (cancer)
Alignment of straightening of teeth
Thoracic surgeon (Career)
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Prosthodontist (Career)
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
42 terms
Medical Careers
Thoratic surgeon
Prosthodontist
Oncologist
Orthodontist
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
Diagnosis and treatment of tumors (cancer)
Alignment of straightening of teeth
Thoratic surgeon
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Prosthodontist
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
27 terms
Medical Careers
anesthesiologist
cardiologist
dermatologist
emergency physician
administration of medications to cause loss of sensation or f…
diseases of the heart and blood vessels
disease of the skin
acute illness or injury
anesthesiologist
administration of medications to cause loss of sensation or f…
cardiologist
diseases of the heart and blood vessels
15 terms
Medical careers
A
a,aa
abd.
a.c.
Before
Of each
Abdomen
before meals
A
Before
a,aa
Of each
30 terms
Medical careers
Gabriel Farenheit
Anton van Leeuwenhoek
Rene Leannec
Elizabeth Blackwell
Created first mercury thermometer in 1714
Microbiology- discovered bacteria and mico organisms
Invented the stethoscope- discovered many diseases like tuber…
1st female physician in the U.S
Gabriel Farenheit
Created first mercury thermometer in 1714
Anton van Leeuwenhoek
Microbiology- discovered bacteria and mico organisms
55 terms
Medical careers
5 vital signs
Apnea
Apical pulse
Arrhythmia
Respiration... Blood pressure... Heart beat... Temperature... Pain
Absence of respiration usually for awhile
Listening for the apex of the heart with a stethoscope
An abnormal rhythm of the heart.... Caused by defect (child)... Ele…
5 vital signs
Respiration... Blood pressure... Heart beat... Temperature... Pain
Apnea
Absence of respiration usually for awhile
83 terms
Medical careers
A-, An-
Ab-
-ac, lc
Acr-
Without lack of
From, away
Pertaining to
Extremities, arms and legs
A-, An-
Without lack of
Ab-
From, away
22 terms
Medical Careers
MD
EMT
PA
RN
Medical Doctor
Emergency Medical Technician
Physician's Assistant
Registered Nurse
MD
Medical Doctor
EMT
Emergency Medical Technician
Medical Legal
Nonfeasance
Misfeasance
Malfeasance
Malpractice
Failure to act when duty is indicated, resulting in or causin…
Improper performance of an act, resulting in or causing harm
Performance of an improper act, resulting or causing harm
Failure to act or improper performance of and act or performa…
Nonfeasance
Failure to act when duty is indicated, resulting in or causin…
Misfeasance
Improper performance of an act, resulting in or causing harm
51 terms
Medical Careers
Apnea
Apical pulse
Arrhythmia
Aural temperature
Absence of respiration for a temporary period
Stethoscope used to hear the pulse from the apex of the heart
Irregular rhythm of the heart by defect or electrical conduct…
Body temperature taken from the ear
Apnea
Absence of respiration for a temporary period
Apical pulse
Stethoscope used to hear the pulse from the apex of the heart
16 terms
Medical Legal
Abandonment
Advance Directive
Assault
Battery
The act of discontinuing emergency care without ensuring that…
Instructions, written in advance, such as a DNR (Do Not Resus…
A willful treat to inflict harm on a person.
the act of touching a person unlawfully without his/ her cons…
Abandonment
The act of discontinuing emergency care without ensuring that…
Advance Directive
Instructions, written in advance, such as a DNR (Do Not Resus…
14 terms
Medical careers
A-, an-
Ab-
-ac, -ic
Acr- (o)
Without, lack of
From, away
Pertaining to
Extremities (arms and legs)
A-, an-
Without, lack of
Ab-
From, away
66 terms
Medical careers
Angi
Ankyl
Ante
Anti
Vessel
Crooked, looped, immovable, fixed
Before, in front of, ahead of
Against
Angi
Vessel
Ankyl
Crooked, looped, immovable, fixed
28 terms
Medical Careers
Anesthesiologist
Cardiologist
Dermatologist
Emergency Physician
administration of medications to cause loss of sensation or f…
disease of heart and blood vessels
diseases of the skin
acute illness or injury
Anesthesiologist
administration of medications to cause loss of sensation or f…
Cardiologist
disease of heart and blood vessels
20 terms
Legal/careers unit Vocab
Breach
Certification
Confidentiality
Ethics
Breaking the law or the terms of a contract
Passing an exam
Private or secrete
Standards of behavior developed by moral values
Breach
Breaking the law or the terms of a contract
Certification
Passing an exam
10 terms
Medical Careers
Al
Algia
Appendic/o
Arteri/o
pertaining to
pain and suffering
Appendix
Artery
Al
pertaining to
Algia
pain and suffering
42 terms
Medical Careers
Thoratic surgeon
Prosthodontist
Oncologist
Orthodontist
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
Diagnosis and treatment of tumors (cancer)
Alignment of straightening of teeth
Thoratic surgeon
Surgery of lungs, heart, or chest cavity
Prosthodontist
Replaces natural teeth with artificial teeth
101 terms
Health Careers Medical Abbreviations
admission and discharge
abdomen
arterial blood gas
before meals
A&D
abd
ABG
ac
admission and discharge
A&D
abdomen
abd
25 terms
Legal/Careers Unit
HIPPA
DNR
URC
PHI
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Do not resuscitate
Usual, reasonable, customary
Protected health care information
HIPPA
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
DNR
Do not resuscitate
29 terms
MEDICAL LEGAL
Abandonment
Advance Directive
Assault
Battery
the act of discontinuing emergency care without ensuring that…
instructions, written in advance, such as a do not resuscitat…
a Willful threat to inflict harm on a person.
the Act of touching a person unlawfully without his consent.
Abandonment
the act of discontinuing emergency care without ensuring that…
Advance Directive
instructions, written in advance, such as a do not resuscitat…
25 terms
Legal/Careers Unit
hippa
urc
hitech
dnr
health insurance prortability and accountability act
usual, reasonable, customary
health information for economic and clinical health act
do not resuscitate
hippa
health insurance prortability and accountability act
urc
usual, reasonable, customary
Medical/Legal
Administrative Law
Scope of Practice
Duty to Act
Protocol Deviation
The body of rules, regulations, orders and decisions created…
The actions and care that are legally allowed to be performed…
The legal obligation to provide service
There are situations in which deviation from written protocol…
Administrative Law
The body of rules, regulations, orders and decisions created…
Scope of Practice
The actions and care that are legally allowed to be performed…
28 terms
Health Careers: Legalities
assault
battery
bias
civil law
either a threat or an attempt to injure another in an illegal…
unlawful touching of another person without his consent with…
a preference that inhibits impartial judgement
lawsuit between 2 individuals; broken contract or confidences
assault
either a threat or an attempt to injure another in an illegal…
battery
unlawful touching of another person without his consent with…
40 terms
Medical Careers
Cyanosis is
Ureters are
Nephrons are
The urethra is
Blue
Tubes leading from kidneys to bladder
Microscopic structures in the kidneys that produce urine
Tube leading from bladder to outside
Cyanosis is
Blue
Ureters are
Tubes leading from kidneys to bladder
14 terms
Medical Careers
accreditation
Career
Certification
Diagnosis
Official authorization or approval
Occupation or profession
Documentation of having met certain standards
Related groups- predetermined payment structure for health ca…
accreditation
Official authorization or approval
Career
Occupation or profession
69 terms
Health Careers: Medical Terminology
Hyper-
Arth-
Cardi-
Crani-
Excessive, above
Joint
Heart
Skull
Hyper-
Excessive, above
Arth-
Joint
25 terms
Medical Careers
Entrepreneur
Obstetrician
Pediatrician
Psychiatrist
Individual who organizes, manages, and assumes the risk of a…
Medical doctor specializing in pregnancy and childbirth
Medical doctor specializing in diseases of children
Medical doctor specializing in disorders of the mind
Entrepreneur
Individual who organizes, manages, and assumes the risk of a…
Obstetrician
Medical doctor specializing in pregnancy and childbirth
15 terms
Medical careers
Respiratory therapist
Pharmacist
Physiatrist
Physical therapist
The respiratory therapist treats people with health care issu…
Pharmacists distribute drugs prescribed by physicians and oth…
treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brai…
PTs examine each individual and develop a plan, using treatme…
Respiratory therapist
The respiratory therapist treats people with health care issu…
Pharmacist
Pharmacists distribute drugs prescribed by physicians and oth…
15 terms
Medical careers
Respiratory therapist
Pharmacist
Physiatrist
Physical therapist
The respiratory therapist treats people with health care issu…
Pharmacists distribute drugs prescribed by physicians and oth…
treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brai…
PTs examine each individual and develop a plan, using treatme…
Respiratory therapist
The respiratory therapist treats people with health care issu…
Pharmacist
Pharmacists distribute drugs prescribed by physicians and oth…
Medical careers
Abd
Ad lib
ADD
AED
Abdomen
As desired
Attention deficit disorder
Automated external defibrillator
Abd
Abdomen
Ad lib
As desired
45 terms
Medical careers
magnetic resonance imaging
Valcutare tube
Terniquete
Caries
MRI
Test tube used to collect blood during a venipuncture
Latex tubing tightened around the arm during a venipuncture
Tooth decay or cavities
magnetic resonance imaging
MRI
Valcutare tube
Test tube used to collect blood during a venipuncture
26 terms
medical careers
dental hygientist
psychiatrist
radiologic tech
EMT
cleans teeth , examine patients for signs of oral diseases. P…
cares for people who have mental illness and development disa…
treats cancer and other diseases in patients by radiation tre…
care for sicked and injured in emergency medical settings ... de…
dental hygientist
cleans teeth , examine patients for signs of oral diseases. P…
psychiatrist
cares for people who have mental illness and development disa…
14 terms
Medical careers
Respiratory therapist
Pharmacist
Physical therapist
EMT/paramedic
4 year bachelor's degree
5 years in an accredited pharmacy program
4 or 5 year degree in physical therapy
Completion of EMT training in an approved program. 2 years
Respiratory therapist
4 year bachelor's degree
Pharmacist
5 years in an accredited pharmacy program
18 terms
Medical Careers
Anesthesiologist
Cardiologist
Dermatologist
Thoracic Surgeon
Creates loss of feeling for surgery.
Treats heart and blood vessel diseases.
Treats skin disorders.
Performs surgery on heart and lungs.
Anesthesiologist
Creates loss of feeling for surgery.
Cardiologist
Treats heart and blood vessel diseases.
59 terms
medical careers
donor
fomite
immunity
infection
person who supplies living tissue or who furnishes blood or b…
inanimate object capable of carrying germs
high level of resistance to certain microorganisms or diseases
invasion and multiplication of pathogenic microorganisms in t…
donor
person who supplies living tissue or who furnishes blood or b…
fomite
inanimate object capable of carrying germs
45 terms
Medical Careers
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree
Awarded by a career/ technical school or community college af…
Awarded by a college or university after a prescribed course…
Awarded by a college or university after completion of one or…
Awarded by a college or university after completion of 2 or m…
Associate Degree
Awarded by a career/ technical school or community college af…
Bachelor's Degree
Awarded by a college or university after a prescribed course…
26 terms
Medical Careers
Dental Hygienist
Psychiatrist
Radiologic Technologist
Emergency Medical Technician
clean teeth, examine for disease... Associates
care for people with mental illnesses... Doctoral
x-rays, MRI, Imaging examinations... Associates
Emergency calls, medical services, transport patients... Postsec…
Dental Hygienist
clean teeth, examine for disease... Associates
Psychiatrist
care for people with mental illnesses... Doctoral
8 terms
Medical Careers
Anesthesiologist
Animal Behaviorist
Athletic Trainer
Cardiologist
Physician who specializes in administering medication to numb…
Health pro who specializes in the investigation of behavioral…
Provides preventative services and therapeutic interventions…
Specializes in the prevention and treatment of diseases of th…
Anesthesiologist
Physician who specializes in administering medication to numb…
Animal Behaviorist
Health pro who specializes in the investigation of behavioral…
Medical Careers
OT
CLS
CNM
DMD
Occupational Therapist
Clinical Laboratory Scientist
Nurse Midwife
Doctor of Dental Medicine
OT
Occupational Therapist
CLS
Clinical Laboratory Scientist
69 terms
Medical careers
William Harvey
Anton Leeuwenhoek
Edward Jenner
Florence Nightingale
Discovered the circulation of the heart
Discovered microscopic life with his microscope
Discovered the value of vaccinations
Establish the first nursing schools in England
William Harvey
Discovered the circulation of the heart
Anton Leeuwenhoek
Discovered microscopic life with his microscope
100 terms
Medical careers
AAA
ABC
AVB
AVM
abdominal aortic anyerism
airway breathing circulation
atrioventricular block
arteriovenous Malformation
AAA
abdominal aortic anyerism
ABC
airway breathing circulation
22 terms
Legal terms and careers
Civil Law
Criminal Law
Tort
Mal practice
wrongful act that does not involve a contract
practicing without required license
a wrongful act that does not involve a contract. An example i…
"Bad practice"
Civil Law
wrongful act that does not involve a contract
Criminal Law
practicing without required license
17 terms
Medical Careers
Athletic Trainer
Biomedical Engineer
Certified Medical Transcrpitionist
Dentist
sports medicine
application of engineering principles to the fields of biolog…
Listen to the recorded dictation of a doctor or other healthc…
um..teeth
Athletic Trainer
sports medicine
Biomedical Engineer
application of engineering principles to the fields of biolog…
66 terms
Medical careers
A or ax
AROM
ADL
Ad lib
Auxiliary or armpit temp
Active range of motion
Activities of daily living
At liberty
A or ax
Auxiliary or armpit temp
AROM
Active range of motion
38 terms
Medical Careers
Prevent and rehabilitate injuries that…
Measure hearing ability to determine t…
Uses engineering and physiological pri…
Transcribes dictates reports recorded…
Athletic trainer
Audiologist
Biomedical engineer
Certified Medical Transcriptionist (CMT)
Prevent and rehabilitate injuries that…
Athletic trainer
Measure hearing ability to determine t…
Audiologist
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