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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
26 terms
Medical Careers Chapter 5: Legal Responsibilities Study Guide
There is a _______________ between leg…
Violating the law while attending to a…
_____________ _____________ deals with…
_____________ _____________ deals with…
difference; Legal responsibilities; Ethical responsibilities;…
illegal
Criminal Law; criminal
Civil law; Torts; jury trial
There is a _______________ between leg…
difference; Legal responsibilities; Ethical responsibilities;…
Violating the law while attending to a…
illegal
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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
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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
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
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
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
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
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
Medical careers
Cpr
CP
CS
CVA
Cadiopulmonary resuscitation
Chest pain
Central supply
Cerebrovascular accident
Cpr
Cadiopulmonary resuscitation
CP
Chest pain
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
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
Medical Careers
Al
Algia
Appendic/o
Arteri/o
pertaining to
pain and suffering
Appendix
Artery
Al
pertaining to
Algia
pain and suffering
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
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…
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
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…
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 careers
A
a,aa
abd.
a.c.
Before
Of each
Abdomen
before meals
A
Before
a,aa
Of each
Health Careers: Medical Terminology
Hyper-
Arth-
Cardi-
Crani-
Excessive, above
Joint
Heart
Skull
Hyper-
Excessive, above
Arth-
Joint
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
25 terms
Medical Legal
What is a contract
What is a tort
What is slander
What is libel
agreement between two or more parties
wrongful acts that dont involve contracts
spoken defamation
written defamation
What is a contract
agreement between two or more parties
What is a tort
wrongful acts that dont involve contracts
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
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
43 terms
Medical Careers
a, an
ab
ad
ante
without
away from
toward
before
a, an
without
ab
away from
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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…
29 terms
Medical Careers Ch 29
absorption
alveoli
bolus
bronchiole
the transfer of digested nutrients from the digestive tract i…
tiny air sacs within the lungs through which gases are exchan…
a portion of food that is moved to the back of the mouth and…
a microscopic branch of a bronchus
absorption
the transfer of digested nutrients from the digestive tract i…
alveoli
tiny air sacs within the lungs through which gases are exchan…
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…
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
Health Careers Legal Terms
Assault
Battery
Bias
Civil Law
threat or attempt to injure another
unlawful touching of another person without his consent
a preference that inhibits impartial judgement
lawsuit between 2 individuals
Assault
threat or attempt to injure another
Battery
unlawful touching of another person without his consent
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
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
27 terms
Medical Careers
Acuity
allopathic
anesthesiology
biomechanics
clearness or sharpness of perception
treatment or disease and injury with active intervention
study of medicine to relieve pain during surgery
study of the mechanical laws and their application to living…
Acuity
clearness or sharpness of perception
allopathic
treatment or disease and injury with active intervention
98 terms
medical careers
ab-
acou-
acro-
ad-
away from
hearing
extreme ends
toward
ab-
away from
acou-
hearing
29 terms
Medical Careers
Orthodontics
Opthalmologists
Pyschiatrist
Oral Surgeon
alignment or straightening of the teeth
person who stuides/helps others with diseases and disorders o…
person who studies/ helps others diseases and disorders of th…
surgery on the teeth, mouth, jaw
Orthodontics
alignment or straightening of the teeth
Opthalmologists
person who stuides/helps others with diseases and disorders o…
12 terms
HEALTH & MEDICAL CAREERS
HEALTH AND MEDICAL CLUSTER
PHARMACY
PROFESSION
PROFESSIONAL
THE GROUP OF ALL OCCUPATIONS INVOLVED IN PROVIDING THE SERVIC…
A STORE FOR DISPENSING MEDICAL DRUGS, A DRUGSTORE
A CAREER THAT REQUIRES SPECIALIZED TRAINING AND ACADEMIC PREP…
A PERSON WHO WORKS IN A PROFESSION
HEALTH AND MEDICAL CLUSTER
THE GROUP OF ALL OCCUPATIONS INVOLVED IN PROVIDING THE SERVIC…
PHARMACY
A STORE FOR DISPENSING MEDICAL DRUGS, A DRUGSTORE
Medical Careers
acuity
allopathic
anesthesiology
bio-mechanics
clearness or sharpness of perception
treatment of disease and injury with active intervention
study of medicine to relieve pain during surgery
study of the mechanical laws and their application to living…
acuity
clearness or sharpness of perception
allopathic
treatment of disease and injury with active intervention
25 terms
Medical Careers
Acuity
Allopathic
Anesthesiology
Bio-mechanics
clearness or sharpness of perception
treatment of disease and injury with active intervention
study of medicine to relieve pain during surgery
study of the mechanical laws and their application to living…
Acuity
clearness or sharpness of perception
Allopathic
treatment of disease and injury with active intervention
25 terms
Medical Careers
Forensic DNA Analyst
Medical Examiner
Toxicologist
Morgue Assistant
About four years... -Conduct test on crime scene samples... -Analyz…
8-14 years... -examine -cadavers -determine the cause of the dea…
2 to 4 years... -Toxicologist research how chemicals can be harm…
high school diploma... -storing and retrieving bodies from stora…
Forensic DNA Analyst
About four years... -Conduct test on crime scene samples... -Analyz…
Medical Examiner
8-14 years... -examine -cadavers -determine the cause of the dea…
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