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126 terms
Medical Assistant - Unit 1
List the important character traits fo…
What are important "qualities" for a p…
What are the required code of ethics o…
Upon graduation the Medical Assistant…
dependable, loyal, positive attitude, integrity, diplomacy an…
punctual, efficient and reliable.
Requires maintaining pt confidentiality, and performing withi…
Certified or Registered.
List the important character traits fo…
dependable, loyal, positive attitude, integrity, diplomacy an…
What are important "qualities" for a p…
punctual, efficient and reliable.
50 terms
Medical Assistant, MOD D, Unit 1
atrium
cardiomegaly
systole
cardiac catheterization
A heart chamber (top portion) that receives blood
Abnormal enlargement of the heart
Contraction of the heart muscle
A catheter is threaded through a large blood vessel until it…
atrium
A heart chamber (top portion) that receives blood
cardiomegaly
Abnormal enlargement of the heart
50 terms
Medical Assistant, MOD F, Unit 1
parietal pleura
kneecap
rickets
ATP
Lines the walls of the thoracic cavity
patella
caused by Vitamin D deficiency
(adenosine triphosphate) main energy source that cells use fo…
parietal pleura
Lines the walls of the thoracic cavity
kneecap
patella
35 terms
Medical assistant Mod E, Unit 1
supernatant
lancet
ESR
cephalic vein
The liquid on top of material deposited by settling or centri…
A sharp surgical instrument that is used to make small incisi…
(erythrocyte sedimentation rate) this is simply a measurement…
Large vein on the outer side of the upper arm (thumb side), c…
supernatant
The liquid on top of material deposited by settling or centri…
lancet
A sharp surgical instrument that is used to make small incisi…
25 terms
Medical Assistant, Mod G, Unit 1
Johns Hopkins University
ambulatory
Abraham Flexner
Family Practitioner
Founded in Baltimore in 1876 as the first famous American ins…
A patient that can walk or move from place to place. Not bedr…
This person was responsible for the preperation and publicati…
a doctor who provides primary care for people of all ages
Johns Hopkins University
Founded in Baltimore in 1876 as the first famous American ins…
ambulatory
A patient that can walk or move from place to place. Not bedr…
40 terms
medical Assistant Mod-C, unit 1
-tresia
dysphagia
hematochezia
proct/o
condition of an opening
Difficulty in swallowing
Bright red blood in stool
anus and rectum
-tresia
condition of an opening
dysphagia
Difficulty in swallowing
18 terms
Unit 1 medical assisting
Advocate
Revocation
Plague
Placebo effect
A person who assists the patient or acts on the patients behalf
Temporary or permanent suspension of a license
Potentially infectious life threatening diseases transmitted…
Some people respind favorably to a known ineffective treatmen…
Advocate
A person who assists the patient or acts on the patients behalf
Revocation
Temporary or permanent suspension of a license
28 terms
Medical Assisting Clinical II Unit 1
CDC
POL
OSHA
CLIA
center for disease control AND PREVENTION
providers' office lab or physician office laboratory
occupational safety and health administration ... regulates itself
clinical laboratory improvement amendment 1988... regulated by D…
CDC
center for disease control AND PREVENTION
POL
providers' office lab or physician office laboratory
60 terms
Medical Assistant Mod D Unit 1
Pericardium
Myocardium
Epicardium
Endocardium
tissue covering the heart
muscle of the heart
inner layer of pericardium and outer surface of the heart
membrane of lines inner chamber of the heart
Pericardium
tissue covering the heart
Myocardium
muscle of the heart
64 terms
Medical Assistant Module G Unit 1
Nervous System
Functions of nervous system
CNS
PNS
controlling, regulatory, communicating system
sensory, integrative, moor
central nervous system; one of the main division of the nervo…
peripheral nervous system; one of the main division of the ne…
Nervous System
controlling, regulatory, communicating system
Functions of nervous system
sensory, integrative, moor
72 terms
Medical Assistant Module E Unit 1
super
pyel/o
-pexy
meat/o
over, above
renal pelvis
suspension
meatus
super
over, above
pyel/o
renal pelvis
42 terms
Medical Assistant Module F Unit 1
Female gamete
First menstrual period
Cessation of menstruation
Uterine adnexa
ovum; female sex cells
menarche
menopause; the ending of a woman's menstrual cycle
Fallopian tube
Female gamete
ovum; female sex cells
First menstrual period
menarche
20 terms
Unit 1 Administrative medical assisting duties
AAMA
Accreditation
Externship
Confidentiality
American Association of medical assistants. Was the first org…
Process by which an institution voluntarily completes an exte…
Situation in which a student works without payment in a physi…
The ability to maintain privacy and safeguard patient confide…
AAMA
American Association of medical assistants. Was the first org…
Accreditation
Process by which an institution voluntarily completes an exte…
29 terms
Unit 1 clinical medical assisting duties
Empathy
Remittent fever
Hyperthermia
Palpation
Ability to understand and identify with what another person i…
a fever pattern in which temperature varies during each 24-ho…
Markedly elevated body temperature
Using the hands to feel the skin and accessible underlying or…
Empathy
Ability to understand and identify with what another person i…
Remittent fever
a fever pattern in which temperature varies during each 24-ho…
96 terms
Medical Assisting Unit 1: Health Care Roles and Responsibility
American Medical Technologists (AMT)
knowledge base
skills
behaviors
certifying organization
theory
procedures
professional characteristics or attitudes
American Medical Technologists (AMT)
certifying organization
knowledge base
theory
137 terms
Medical Assistant Test 1
Sole Propietership
Group Practice/Partnerships
Corporations
Managed care operations
Individual practices where there is only one provider respons…
Two or more providers are responsible for care and costs, as…
Physicians or providers are only shareholders and employees o…
Operations that are put in place to reduce cost as well as im…
Sole Propietership
Individual practices where there is only one provider respons…
Group Practice/Partnerships
Two or more providers are responsible for care and costs, as…
25 terms
MOD 160/ Unit 1 Clinical Medical Assisting Duties
Empathy
Anthropometric
Intermittent Fever
Remittent Fever
the ability to understand another
weight and height
body temperature alternates between fever and normal or subno…
temperature fluctuates over 24 hour periods
Empathy
the ability to understand another
Anthropometric
weight and height
14 terms
Nursing Assistant (unit 1)
ombudsman
terminal
chronic
acute care
person assigned by law as the legal advocate for residents
a disease or condition that will eventually cause death
an illness or condition that is long term or lasting
care given in hospitals and ambulatory surgical care
ombudsman
person assigned by law as the legal advocate for residents
terminal
a disease or condition that will eventually cause death
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1 Vocabulary
Abuse
Advance directives
Aphasia
Chain of command
The willfil infliction of injury, unreasonable confinment, in…
A document that makes a persons wishes known regarding life s…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers to whom
Abuse
The willfil infliction of injury, unreasonable confinment, in…
Advance directives
A document that makes a persons wishes known regarding life s…
11 terms
Medical Assistant unit 23 OBGYN
amenorrhea
colposcopy
gynecology
obstetrics
absence of menstruation
the direct visual examination of the tissues of the cervix an…
GYN, study of women
branch of medicine concerned with pregnancy and childbirth, OB
amenorrhea
absence of menstruation
colposcopy
the direct visual examination of the tissues of the cervix an…
52 terms
MOD 160 unit 1 clinical medical assisting duties
Empathy
Anthropometric measurements
Homeostasis
Intermittent fever
B
J
...
...
Empathy
B
Anthropometric measurements
J
22 terms
Medical Assisting Test #1
MEDICAL LABORATORY
Hospital Laboratories
Non-hospital Medical Laboratories
LABORATORY DEPARTMENTS
is a laboratory where tests are done on clinical specimens in…
are attached to a hospital and perform tests on patients
private laboratories that receive samples from doctors, insur…
Anatomic Pathology... Clinical Microbiology... Clinical Biochemistr…
MEDICAL LABORATORY
is a laboratory where tests are done on clinical specimens in…
Hospital Laboratories
are attached to a hospital and perform tests on patients
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1
Abuse
Advance Directives
Aphasia
Chain of Command
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers whom.
Abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
Advance Directives
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
Nursing Assistant Unit 1
Place in which care is given
A complex organization that provides a…
Attention given to mental, physical, a…
Methods used by insurance companies to…
Facility
Hospital
Patient-focused care
Managed care
Place in which care is given
Facility
A complex organization that provides a…
Hospital
23 terms
Medical Assistant Abbreviations #1
hs
pc
qd
qid
at bedtime
after meals
every day
4 times a day
hs
at bedtime
pc
after meals
Nursing Assistant Unit 1
Facility
Hospital
Skilled care facility
Patient focused care
Refers to the place in which care is given
Complex organization that provides a full range of health car…
Provides care to persons whose conditions are stable but who…
Each patient is a unique individual and has different needs
Facility
Refers to the place in which care is given
Hospital
Complex organization that provides a full range of health car…
20 terms
Nursing Assistant: Unit 1
patient
resident
team work
chain of command
a person having illness/injury who is receiving care from hea…
person living in a long term care facility, which is permanen…
joint action by a group of people to coordinate efforts to ef…
a list of who reports or answers to whom in a health care fac…
patient
a person having illness/injury who is receiving care from hea…
resident
person living in a long term care facility, which is permanen…
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1
ADL's Activities of Daily Living
Autonomy
Beneficence
Care limits
Everyday self-care tasks such as dressing, toileting, and eat…
The right of a person to make choices for themselves
The duty to do good
The tasks a paraprofessional is allowed to do by law and by f…
ADL's Activities of Daily Living
Everyday self-care tasks such as dressing, toileting, and eat…
Autonomy
The right of a person to make choices for themselves
Unit 1 Nursing Assistant
Abuse
Advance Directives
Aphasia
Chain of Command
The willful infliction, unreasonable confinement, intimidatio…
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
A brain injury that impairs he expression and understanding o…
A list of who reports or answers to whom
Abuse
The willful infliction, unreasonable confinement, intimidatio…
Advance Directives
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
15 terms
Unit 1: The Nurse Assistant
Intermediate Care Facility (ICF)
Resident
Residential Care Facility (RCF)
Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)
a facility that provides 24-hour room, board, personal care,…
a person who, due to aging or illness, receives or requires c…
a facility licensed by the state of Missouri to provide 24-ho…
a facility that provides 24-hour room, board, and skilled nur…
Intermediate Care Facility (ICF)
a facility that provides 24-hour room, board, personal care,…
Resident
a person who, due to aging or illness, receives or requires c…
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1 Vocabulary
Abuse
Advance directives
Aphasia
Chain of command
The willfil infliction of injury, unreasonable confinment, in…
A document that makes a persons wishes known regarding life s…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers to whom
Abuse
The willfil infliction of injury, unreasonable confinment, in…
Advance directives
A document that makes a persons wishes known regarding life s…
25 terms
Today Medical Assistant ch. 1
ambulatory care
capitation
empirically
fee-for-service
medical care that is provided on an outpatient basis. the pat…
a set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
learned from observation or experiment
a means of payment for health care in which each service prov…
ambulatory care
medical care that is provided on an outpatient basis. the pat…
capitation
a set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
27 terms
Chapter 1 The Administrative Medical Assistant
administrative medical assistant
certification
confidentiality
ethnocentrism
A person who assists the social climate for the interchange b…
A credential indicating specific training in a career special…
Describes a situation of trust insofar as any information reg…
A cultural attitude marked by the tendency to regard one's ow…
administrative medical assistant
A person who assists the social climate for the interchange b…
certification
A credential indicating specific training in a career special…
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1
Abuse
Advance Directives
Aphasia
Chain of Command
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers to whom
Abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
Advance Directives
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
194 terms
English for shop assistants unit 1
listen
match something
statement
below
zuhören
zu etwas passen
Aussage, Feststellung
unten(stehend)
listen
zuhören
match something
zu etwas passen
61 terms
Office Management Assistant - Unit 1
Bürokaufmann
Berufsschule
in Kürze
Ich arbeite bei
office administration clerk or office management assistant
vocational school - part time
briefly
I work at
Bürokaufmann
office administration clerk or office management assistant
Berufsschule
vocational school - part time
25 terms
Medical Assistant-Chapter 1 Test
What word best describes a medical ass…
Accreditation may be defined as.
What organization declared medical ass…
What organization offers the Registere…
accountable
a process in which recognition is granted to en education pro…
U.S Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
AMT
What word best describes a medical ass…
accountable
Accreditation may be defined as.
a process in which recognition is granted to en education pro…
46 terms
Unit #20 Medical Assistant Skills
auscultation
Ayer blade
bandage scissors
cervical spatula
listening to sounds within the body
Wooden tool used to scrape cells from the cervix (Pap smear)
Blunt tip on the bottom blade type cutting tool that is... Inser…
used to perform a Pap smear. Fixative is applied to the slide…
auscultation
listening to sounds within the body
Ayer blade
Wooden tool used to scrape cells from the cervix (Pap smear)
11 terms
MEDICAL ASSISTANT Chapter 1.
accreditation
American Association of Medical Assist…
Cross-training
practitioner
Certification that a school or an instructional program meets…
National, association of medical assistants
combining various exercise routines to help work different bo…
a person who practices in a profession, such as medicine
accreditation
Certification that a school or an instructional program meets…
American Association of Medical Assist…
National, association of medical assistants
17 terms
Nursing Assistant: Unit 1
Abuse
Advance Directives
Aphasia
Chain of Command
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
A brain injury that impairs the expression and understanding…
A list of who reports or answers to whom
Abuse
The willful infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, i…
Advance Directives
A document that makes a person's wishes known regarding life…
17 terms
medical unit 1
medicine
improve
feel
dizzy
medicine
improve
13 terms
Unit 1 Nursing Assistant
What piece of equipment helps resident…
The most important reason for a restor…
The first step of restoritive progress?
The ability to understand how someone…
Assistive Device
Maintaining independence and Function
Find out what the resident can do
Empathy
What piece of equipment helps resident…
Assistive Device
The most important reason for a restor…
Maintaining independence and Function
30 terms
Medical Assistant - Quiz 1
Name 4 ways to take a T
What is the most accurate way to take…
What is the least accurate way to take…
How much time is required to record ea…
tympanic axillary rectal oral
tympanic
axillary (10 mins., too long)
tympanic 2-10 secs axillary 10 mins rectal 5 mins oral 3 mins
Name 4 ways to take a T
tympanic axillary rectal oral
What is the most accurate way to take…
tympanic
45 terms
Nursing assistant terms- Unit 1
Acute
Alzheimers disease
Ambulatory
Aphasia
Sudden, sharp
Dementia due to changes in the brain
Able to walk around
Inability to express oneself properly through speech and or l…
Acute
Sudden, sharp
Alzheimers disease
Dementia due to changes in the brain
20 terms
Medical Assisting Lesson 1 The Profession of Medical Assisting
RMA
CAAHEP
OSHA
credentialed
registered medical assistant; an MA who has met the education…
commission on accreditation of allied health education; a vol…
occupational safety and health administration; a set of regul…
a MA that has graduated from an accredited Ma education progr…
RMA
registered medical assistant; an MA who has met the education…
CAAHEP
commission on accreditation of allied health education; a vol…
36 terms
Chapter 1 Role of the Medical Assistant
Registration
Burnout
Empathy
Professionalism
Statement issued by a board or association that verifies that…
Condition that results in too much or too little stress
Pertaining to projection of one's own consciousness into anot…
Conduct aspirations and qualities, characteristics of a profe…
Registration
Statement issued by a board or association that verifies that…
Burnout
Condition that results in too much or too little stress
38 terms
Today Medical Assistant ch. 1
ambulatory care
capitation
empirically
fee-for-service
medical care that is provided on an outpatient basis. the pat…
a set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
learned from observation or experiment
a means of payment for health care in which each service prov…
ambulatory care
medical care that is provided on an outpatient basis. the pat…
capitation
a set payment provided by managed care insurance per patient…
17 terms
Nursing Assistant Unit 1 terms
Abuse
Advanced directives
Aphasia
Chain of command
Causing injury, unreasonable confinement, intimidation, or pu…
A document that states someone's wishes regarding life suppor…
A brain injury that impairs the understanding of language inc…
A list of who reports and answers whom.
Abuse
Causing injury, unreasonable confinement, intimidation, or pu…
Advanced directives
A document that states someone's wishes regarding life suppor…
60 terms
Chairside Dental Assisting Unit 1
Vital signs
Factors affecting vital signs
Temperature
Temperature readings in adults/children?
can let you determine a patients health status and includes t…
Emotional factors (stress, fear), and physical factors (illne…
degree of hotness/coldness of body
Average range for adult is 97.6-99 degrees Fahrenheit. ... Body…
Vital signs
can let you determine a patients health status and includes t…
Factors affecting vital signs
Emotional factors (stress, fear), and physical factors (illne…
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