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Medical Assisting Course Review
Where does gas exchange take place?
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
Where do you find mixed blood?
What gauge needle is used in the blood…
capillaries
capillaries
capillaries
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Where does gas exchange take place?
capillaries
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
capillaries
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
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
41 terms
Medical Assisting
Auscultation
Ayer Blade
Bandage Scissors
Dorsal Recumbent
Listening for sounds in the body
Wooden or plastic blade, scrapes cells from cervix or uterus
Special scissors with blunt lower used to remove dressings
Patient lies on back with knees flexed and seperated, used fo…
Auscultation
Listening for sounds in the body
Ayer Blade
Wooden or plastic blade, scrapes cells from cervix or uterus
12 terms
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
Medical Assisting
accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
administrative skills
advocate
A process in which an educational institution or program esta…
An accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
Skills that help to manage the business affairs of a medical…
Someone who speaks for another person.
accreditation
A process in which an educational institution or program esta…
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
An accrediting body that provides programmatic accreditation…
Medical assisting
Minor surgery
Anesthesia
Anesthetic
Incision
Frequently performed in ambulatory care settings and office p…
Is a loss of sensation particularly the feeling of pain
Is a medication that causes anesthesia
A surgical wound made by cutting into body tissue
Minor surgery
Frequently performed in ambulatory care settings and office p…
Anesthesia
Is a loss of sensation particularly the feeling of pain
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
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
61 terms
Medical Assisting Administering Medication
Intradermal Injections
Bevel
Edema
Loading Dose
Done properly a small wheal appears... Best site is center of th…
Angled tip of a needle.
Accumulation of fluid in the interstitial spaces of tissues.
Large dose administered as the first dose of a medication; it…
Intradermal Injections
Done properly a small wheal appears... Best site is center of th…
Bevel
Angled tip of a needle.
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
71 terms
Chapter 8 medical assisting
Cells
Tissue
Organ systems
Xantho/o, icter/o
Cells organize to become tissue
Tissue organize to become organs
Ultimately organize to become the human organism
Yellow
Cells
Cells organize to become tissue
Tissue
Tissue organize to become organs
Medical Assisting- assisting in dermatology
Alopecia
Opaque
Jaundice
Hyperplasia
partial or complete lack of hair
Not translucent/murky
yellowing of skin,or eyes/excess of bilirubin in the blood
Increase in number of normal cells
Alopecia
partial or complete lack of hair
Opaque
Not translucent/murky
Medical Assisting #2
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
Fire Extinguisher (Physical)
Eyewash sign (Physical)
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
22 terms
Medical Assisting Chapter 5
abandonment
assault
battery
bioethics
A situation on which a healthcare professional stops caring f…
The open threat of bodily harm to another.
An action that causes bodily harm to another.
Principles of right and wrong in issues that arise from medic…
abandonment
A situation on which a healthcare professional stops caring f…
assault
The open threat of bodily harm to another.
6 terms
medical assisting
bi-
semi/hemi-
de-
brady-
two
half
away from
slow
bi-
two
semi/hemi-
half
Medical assisting
Colostomy
Gastroesophageal reflux
Cholostystectomy
Gastric lavage
Feces will be expelled
Stomach to esophagus
Removal of gall bladder
Sterile water
Colostomy
Feces will be expelled
Gastroesophageal reflux
Stomach to esophagus
6 terms
medical assisting
a-, an-
de-
bi-, diplo
epi-
without
away from
two
upon, over
a-, an-
without
de-
away from
Medical Assisting
accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
American Association of Medical Assist…
American Medical Technologist (AMT)
official authorization or approval
One of the U.S Department of Education agency that may accred…
professional association for medical associations., founded i…
a nonprofit certifying body, that provides oversight for the…
accreditation
official authorization or approval
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
One of the U.S Department of Education agency that may accred…
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
99 terms
Medical Assisting
Subjective
Mirroring
Lith
Psych
Thoughts feelings and perception
Restating in your own words
Stone
Mind
Subjective
Thoughts feelings and perception
Mirroring
Restating in your own words
Medical Assisting
Medicaid
Benefits
Deductible
Premium
Health benefit program for low income
Payments made by an insurance carrier
Fixed dollar amount that must be paid or "met" once a year be…
Basic annual cost of health care insurance paid by policy hol…
Medicaid
Health benefit program for low income
Benefits
Payments made by an insurance carrier
349 terms
Medical Assisting
ab
acoust(i)
acro
aden
away from, not
hearing
extremeties
gland
ab
away from, not
acoust(i)
hearing
Medical Assisting
accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
American Association of Medical Assist…
American Medical Technologist (AMT)
official authorization or approval
One of the U.S Department of Education agency that may accred…
professional association for medical associations., founded i…
a nonprofit certifying body, that provides oversight for the…
accreditation
official authorization or approval
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
One of the U.S Department of Education agency that may accred…
Medical Assisting Terminology Review
Antero
Disto
Dorso
Latero
front
away from trunk
back
away from midline
Antero
front
Disto
away from trunk
95 terms
Medical Assisting
A way to communicate effectively with…
Which of a medical assistant does not…
The primary characteristic of a certif…
Which is Not a benefit of a practicum…
By making patients feel more comfortable and less threatened…
Inflexibility
Broad range of administrative and clinical skills
The staff can observe the student before employment
A way to communicate effectively with…
By making patients feel more comfortable and less threatened…
Which of a medical assistant does not…
Inflexibility
68 terms
Medical Assisting CMA Review
CLIA-Waived
Standard Precautions
Temperature Ranges
Abnormal Temperature
Testing to be performed are simple with low risk of error
All blood, tissue, secretions, and excretions with the except…
97.6-99.6 F (36.4-36.7C) Normal
Oral 100 F (37.8C)... Rectal/Ear 101 F (38.3C)... Pediatric Temp of…
CLIA-Waived
Testing to be performed are simple with low risk of error
Standard Precautions
All blood, tissue, secretions, and excretions with the except…
65 terms
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
15 terms
Medical assisting
Ayer blade
Bandage scissors
Ekg machine
Hemastats
Wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervix…
Special scissors with a blunt lower end used to remove dressi…
Graphic tracing of the electrical activity of the heart
Instrument used to compress (clamp) blood vessels to stop ble…
Ayer blade
Wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervix…
Bandage scissors
Special scissors with a blunt lower end used to remove dressi…
44 terms
Medical Assisting
What are the main aspects of professio…
Scope of practice for medical assistan…
Name the types of med. assisting educa…
What is the process of interpersonal c…
Communication and medical terminology... -physical requirements…
...
-AMT: credentialing organization... -ABHES: authorizes schools t…
Sender-> message-> receiver-> feedback-> repeat
What are the main aspects of professio…
Communication and medical terminology... -physical requirements…
Scope of practice for medical assistan…
...
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
Medical Assisting
A patient is anxious and begins hyperv…
Which of the following is NOT one of t…
How should electrocardiogram (ECG) che…
You witness a patient suddenly collaps…
Lack of carbon dioxide in the blood
Delusions
V1: fourth intercostal space, just right of the sternum. V2:…
As soon as possible but if not witnessed then 2 to 3 min of c…
A patient is anxious and begins hyperv…
Lack of carbon dioxide in the blood
Which of the following is NOT one of t…
Delusions
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
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
75 terms
HOSA- Medical Assisting
Medical history reveals 150 years of p…
Changes in the American health system…
The allied health care arena has grown…
The health care team works together
with the most amazing strides made in the 20th century.
the need for a highly trained professional with a background…
new professions have been added to the health care team, and…
to deliver quality patient care and remain financially sound.
Medical history reveals 150 years of p…
with the most amazing strides made in the 20th century.
Changes in the American health system…
the need for a highly trained professional with a background…
Medical Assisting
c
s
a
p
with
without
before
pulse
c
with
s
without
medical assisting
-Algia
-Cele
-genesis
-gram
Pain
Hernia, swelling
forming/producing
record/ a writing
-Algia
Pain
-Cele
Hernia, swelling
Medical Assisting
āā
ac
ad lib
aq
of each
before meals
as desired
water
āā
of each
ac
before meals
medical assisting
Clara Barton
Elizabeth Blackwell
Louis Pasteur
Joseph Lister
A Civil War nurse; recognized the need for support services f…
First woman physician in the Unites States. She was rejected…
A chemist who discovered microorganisms could be destroyed wi…
A surgeon who realized microbes in the air caused infections…
Clara Barton
A Civil War nurse; recognized the need for support services f…
Elizabeth Blackwell
First woman physician in the Unites States. She was rejected…
medical assisting
Frank B. Colton
Peter Safar
Patrick Steptoe
Dr. Robert Jarvik
Developed the first oral contraceptive (Envoid) in 1960...
Wrote ABC of Resuscitation in 1957. The American Heart Associ…
Credited with the world's first successful in vitro fertiliza…
Designed the first permanently implantable artificial heart,…
Frank B. Colton
Developed the first oral contraceptive (Envoid) in 1960...
Peter Safar
Wrote ABC of Resuscitation in 1957. The American Heart Associ…
47 terms
Medical Assisting
Auscultation
Ayer blade
Bandage scissors
Cervical spatula
process of listening for sounds in the body
wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervix…
special scissors with a blunt lower end used to remove dressi…
issuing of a statement or certificate by a professional organ…
Auscultation
process of listening for sounds in the body
Ayer blade
wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervix…
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…
medical assisting
Alcmaeon
Hippocrates
Aristotle
Claudius Galen
Dissected animals to study sight and hearing
Known as the father of medicine...
A contemporary of Hippocrates, was a philosopher and scientif…
Physician, surgeon, and anatomist. He wrote more than 500 ana…
Alcmaeon
Dissected animals to study sight and hearing
Hippocrates
Known as the father of medicine...
7 terms
Medical Assisting
Vital Signs
Weight Measurement
Temperature
Pulse
Blood pressure, respiratory rate, pulse, temperature, weight
•Most weights are calculated in pounds. ... •Some medications ar…
Wait 15 minutes to check oral temp if someone has eaten, dran…
Classified by rate, rhythm and volume... •Adult rate: 60-90 beat…
Vital Signs
Blood pressure, respiratory rate, pulse, temperature, weight
Weight Measurement
•Most weights are calculated in pounds. ... •Some medications ar…
Medical Assisting
Thorac/o
Anter/o
Front/o
Ot/o
Thorax or chest
Front
Front
Ear
Thorac/o
Thorax or chest
Anter/o
Front
35 terms
MEDICAL ASSISTING
certified medical assistant
AAMA
CMA
RMA
certified by the certifying board of AAMA
american association of medical assisting
certified medical assitant
registered medical assistant
certified medical assistant
certified by the certifying board of AAMA
AAMA
american association of medical assisting
medical assisting
accreditation
ambulatory care setting
associate's degree
attribute
...
...
...
...
accreditation
...
ambulatory care setting
...
16 terms
Medical Assisting
neuro
ist
nephro
triage
nerve
specialist
kidney
assist the emergency
neuro
nerve
ist
specialist
5 terms
Medical Assisting
Medical Assistant
phlebotomy
EMR
med terms
Medical Assistant
EKG
Health care
medical laws and ethics
Medical Assistant
Medical Assistant
phlebotomy
EKG
Medical Assisting
cardiology
dermatology
endocrinology
gastroenterlogy
study of heart
study of skin
system contaning hormones
study of stomach
cardiology
study of heart
dermatology
study of skin
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