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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
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
100 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
Office morale may be damaged by uninte…
Addition means the process of joining…
Lesson refers to instructive or correc…
Senses refers to awareness and rationa…
restrict correspondence to one subject for clarity
the form in which a book is published
to decrease
an official count of people within a country
Office morale may be damaged by uninte…
restrict correspondence to one subject for clarity
Addition means the process of joining…
the form in which a book is published
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
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
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
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…
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
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
14 terms
Medical Assistant Vocab
UTI
URI
EKG
PULSE OX
urinary tract infection
upper respiratory infection-cold, cough etc
(electrocardiogram) instrument used in measuring the electric…
An assessment tool that measures oxygen saturation of hemoglo…
UTI
urinary tract infection
URI
upper respiratory infection-cold, cough etc
Medical Assistant Book Chapter 1
critical Thinking
empathy
learning Style
perceiving
the constant practice of considering all aspects of a situati…
sensitivity to the individual needs and reactions of patients
the way an individual perceives and process information to le…
how an individual looks at information and sees it as real
critical Thinking
the constant practice of considering all aspects of a situati…
empathy
sensitivity to the individual needs and reactions of patients
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
45 terms
The Medical Assistant Chapter 4
linear communication model
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
prejudice
Channels
the linear communication model describes communication as an…
Physiological - breathing, food, water, sex, sleep, homeostas…
can be overcome with facts about the source of social bias.... k…
can be spoken words, written or e-mailed messages, and body l…
linear communication model
the linear communication model describes communication as an…
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
Physiological - breathing, food, water, sex, sleep, homeostas…
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,…
265 terms
Medical Assistant Test 4
Anxiety, anger, food intake, apprehens…
Actions of voluntary and involuntary m…
Convection... Conduction... Radiation... Evapor…
98.6⁰F and 37.0⁰C
What can alter vital signs?
What produces body heat?
How does the body lose heat?
What is the average body temperature?
Anxiety, anger, food intake, apprehens…
What can alter vital signs?
Actions of voluntary and involuntary m…
What produces body heat?
Medical Assistant Chapter 32
ausculation
bruit
clubbing
colonoscopy
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
abnormal enlargement of the distal phlanges (fingers & toes)…
a procedure in which a fiberoptic scope is used to examine th…
ausculation
the act of listenining to body sounds, typically with a steth…
bruit
an abnormal sound or murmur heard on ausculation of an organ,…
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
383 terms
Medical Assistant Test 5
Observation/Inspection... Palpation... Percu…
Observation/Inspection
Palpation
Percussion
6 Methods of Examination
Process of observing physical information by observing the pa…
Examination of body using touch via fingertips or palms of on…
Eliciting sounds from body by tapping... Vibrations and sounds f…
Observation/Inspection... Palpation... Percu…
6 Methods of Examination
Observation/Inspection
Process of observing physical information by observing the pa…
245 terms
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
126 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
The suffix EMIA means
The medical term for expanding or open…
The medical term for lack of or absenc…
The medical term for groups of cells w…
blood
dilate
apnea
system
The suffix EMIA means
blood
The medical term for expanding or open…
dilate
97 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
The abbreviation for urinalysis is
The abbreviation for hematocrit
The abbreviation for below or low is
The abbreviation ofr cerebrovascular a…
UA
HCT
hypo
CVA or C.V.A.
The abbreviation for urinalysis is
UA
The abbreviation for hematocrit
HCT
100 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
Office morale may be damaged by uninte…
Addition means the process of joining…
Lesson refers to instructive or correc…
Senses refers to awareness and rationa…
restrict correspondence to one subject for clarity
the form in which a book is published
to decrease
an official count of people within a country
Office morale may be damaged by uninte…
restrict correspondence to one subject for clarity
Addition means the process of joining…
the form in which a book is published
50 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
What is right and wrong conduct called
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
50 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
What is right and wrong conduct called
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
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
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
22 terms
The Medical Assistant Chapter 40
Ablation
Angioplasy
Chordae tendineae
Intermittent claudication
An amputation or removal of any body part.
A procedure used to widen vessels narrowed by stenosis or occ…
The tendons that anchor the cusps of the heart valves to the…
Recurring cramping in the calves caused by poor circulation o…
Ablation
An amputation or removal of any body part.
Angioplasy
A procedure used to widen vessels narrowed by stenosis or occ…
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
What is right and wrong conduct called
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
45 terms
Medical Assistant Final (chapter 1)
Medical assisting is probably NOT for…
Which category of skills include those…
Which of these is an example of clinic…
Which of these is an example of admini…
Do not like variety in your job
Legal and Ethical Concepts
Performing patient screening
Filing medical record
Medical assisting is probably NOT for…
Do not like variety in your job
Which category of skills include those…
Legal and Ethical Concepts
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
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
92 terms
Medical Terminology - Medical Assistant
The general meaning of corpus is
Term of an abnormally low white blood…
Area of myocardial tissue is called
Abnormal condition of stones
Body
Leukoplakia
infarct
lithiasis
The general meaning of corpus is
Body
Term of an abnormally low white blood…
Leukoplakia
21 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 23 OB
Braxton Hicks
Dilation
Effacement
Embryo
intermittent painless uterine contractions that occur with in…
stretching of the os (opening) of the cervix
thinning of the cervix
A fertilised egg in the first eight weeks after conception
Braxton Hicks
intermittent painless uterine contractions that occur with in…
Dilation
stretching of the os (opening) of the cervix
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
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
62 terms
Medical Assistant Questions
The point where air enters the respira…
The windpipe which conducts air betwee…
The divisions of the trachea which ent…
Located between the pharynx and the tr…
nasal cavity
trachea
bronchi
larynx
The point where air enters the respira…
nasal cavity
The windpipe which conducts air betwee…
trachea
33 terms
Medical Assistant Medical Law and Ethics
administrative law
advanced directive
bioethics
breach of contract
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
this refers to ethical decisions pertaining to life issues ex…
this occurs when either party do not comply with with the ter…
administrative law
this law covers regulations that are set by governmental agen…
advanced directive
this includes not only a living will but a durable power of a…
Veterinary Assistant Medical Terminology
Hemoabdomen
Dermatology
Hepatitis
Splenectomy
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Study of the skin
Inflammation of the liver
Surgical removal of the spleen
Hemoabdomen
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Dermatology
Study of the skin
50 terms
Medical Office Assistant Review Book
What is right and wrong conduct called
The most common type of medical tort l…
A person sued is called the
The withdrawal of a physician from the…
ethics
negligence
defendant
abandonment
What is right and wrong conduct called
ethics
The most common type of medical tort l…
negligence
Medical assistant
Allupurinol
colchicine
indomethacin
Atenolol
...
...
...
...
Allupurinol
...
colchicine
...
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
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…
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…
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
120 terms
Medical Assistant
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
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
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
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
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…
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