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107 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ac, a.c.
a.m.
BID, b.i.d.
C
before meals
morning
2 times a day
with
ac, a.c.
before meals
a.m.
morning
39 terms
Nurse Assistant Medical Terminology
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (A…
Alzheimer's Disease
Anemia
Aphasia
Group of signs and symptoms caused by a virus that impairs th…
Degenerative disorder that produces an irreversible deteriora…
A deficiency of red blood corpuscles, hemoglobin or both
Loss of language or speech
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (A…
Group of signs and symptoms caused by a virus that impairs th…
Alzheimer's Disease
Degenerative disorder that produces an irreversible deteriora…
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
72 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Terminology
abd
a.c.
ADL
Ad lib
abdomen
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
abd
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
Nursing Assistant Medical Terminology
abd
a.c.
ADL
Ad lib
abdomen
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
abd
abdomen
a.c.
before meals
12 terms
nursing assistant medical terminology
example: biology
adenoma
arthritis
enteric
bi/o/logy study of life
aden/oma tumor of a gland
arthr/itis inflammation of a joint
enter/ic pertaining to the intestines
example: biology
bi/o/logy study of life
adenoma
aden/oma tumor of a gland
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ABD
A.C.
AD LIB
ADL's
Abdomen
Before Meals
As Desired
Activities of Daily Living
ABD
Abdomen
A.C.
Before Meals
60 terms
Nursing Assistant - Medical Terminology
bilateral
myocardial
anaerobic
dyspnea
two sides
muscle heart
without air
difficult breathing
bilateral
two sides
myocardial
muscle heart
Medical Terminology nursing assistant
Contaminated
Disinfectant
Mucous membrane
Cognitive impairment
Containing dirt or disease causing germs
A substance that destroy disease causing germs
Thin layer of tissue that line body passage & body cavities
A condition that decreased a person's ability to think clearly
Contaminated
Containing dirt or disease causing germs
Disinfectant
A substance that destroy disease causing germs
315 terms
Medical Abbreviations for Nursing Assistant
ā
aa
AAA
@
Before
Of each
Abdominal aortic aneurism
At
ā
Before
aa
Of each
78 terms
NURSING ASSISTANT MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
Abd.
Abduction
A.D.L
Ad Lib
Abdomen
To move AWAY from the body mid-line
Activities of Daily Living
As desired
Abd.
Abdomen
Abduction
To move AWAY from the body mid-line
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
60 terms
Nursing Assistant - Medical Terminology
bilateral
myocardial
anaerobic
dyspnea
two sides
muscle heart
without air
difficult breathing
bilateral
two sides
myocardial
muscle heart
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
99 terms
Nursing assistant: medical terminology
Gastr-
Cardi-
Megal-
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr-
Stomach
Cardi-
Heart
50 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviation
A.C.
ABD
AD LIB
ADL's
Before Meals
Abdomen
As desired
Activities of daily living
A.C.
Before Meals
ABD
Abdomen
107 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
ac, a.c.
a.m.
BID, b.i.d.
C
before meals
morning
2 times a day
with
ac, a.c.
before meals
a.m.
morning
94 terms
Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations
A.C.
AD LIB
ADL's
AMB
Before Meals
As desired
Activities of daily living
Ambulate (To walk)
A.C.
Before Meals
AD LIB
As desired
11 terms
Medication Class- Nursing Assistant
Opiate/opiod
NSAID
Antibiotic
Corticosteroid
Reduces pain
Reduces pain or fever
Kills organisms
Reduces swelling and allergic reactions
Opiate/opiod
Reduces pain
NSAID
Reduces pain or fever
22 terms
medical assisting and nursing services
medical doctor (MD)
doctor of osteopathy (DO)
optometrist
podiatrist
must pass the U.S. medical licensing exam: must have at least…
must have at least a bachelors degree and graduate osteopathi…
must have at least a bachelors degree and is required to comp…
foot doctor:... must have at least a bachelors degree and must c…
medical doctor (MD)
must pass the U.S. medical licensing exam: must have at least…
doctor of osteopathy (DO)
must have at least a bachelors degree and graduate osteopathi…
50 terms
Common Medical Abbreviations for Nursing Assistants
A (Ax)
a.c.
abd
ad lib
axillary (temperature)
before meals
abdomen
as desired; as tolerates
A (Ax)
axillary (temperature)
a.c.
before meals
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
177 terms
Canyon Lakes Nursing Assistant Medical Definitions
Abdomen
Ambulatory
Anus
Artery
the lower half of the trunk of the body
ability to walk around with or without assistance
opening to the rectum
A blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
Abdomen
the lower half of the trunk of the body
Ambulatory
ability to walk around with or without assistance
23 terms
Geriatric Nursing Assistant Medical Terminology
ADL
Aphasia
Axillary
Bowel training
Activities of daily living
Inability to speak
Armpit
Procedures to help patient fedecate regularly
ADL
Activities of daily living
Aphasia
Inability to speak
23 terms
Geriatric Nursing Assistant: medical term
ADL
Aphasia
Axillary
Bowel training
Activities of daily living
Inability to speak (I.e after stroke/ cva)
Under arm/ armpit
Procedures to help patient defecate regularly
ADL
Activities of daily living
Aphasia
Inability to speak (I.e after stroke/ cva)
30 terms
medical terms # 19 Nursing Assistant from list
kg
L, lt
lb
noc
kilogram
left
pound
night
kg
kilogram
L, lt
left
40 terms
Nurse Assistant Common Medical Abbreviations 1-40
ā
abd
a.c. or āc (with line over "C" as well)
ADL
before
abdomen
before meals
Activity of daily living
ā
before
abd
abdomen
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
5 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff)
Hepatitis
Influenza
Jaundice
bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
inflammation of the liver caused by infection
an infectious disease caused by a virus. The most common symp…
a yellow/gold tint to the skin and eyes often seen in liver d…
Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff)
bacteria which causes severe watery diarrhea and other intest…
Hepatitis
inflammation of the liver caused by infection
7 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
*Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA)
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Contracture
*Epilepsy
stroke; blood supply is suddenly cut off to the brain
the heart is severely damaged and cannot pump oxygen - rich b…
permanent stiffening of a joint and muscle
brain disorder in which a resident has reported seizures (con…
*Cerebrovascular Accident (CVA)
stroke; blood supply is suddenly cut off to the brain
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
the heart is severely damaged and cannot pump oxygen - rich b…
9 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
*Choking
Elopement
Care plan
Mechanical Lift
a complete blockage of the airway requiring immediate action
a resident exiting the facility whose whereabouts are unknown…
a plan developed for each resident by the interdisciplinary t…
a hydraulic or electric device used to transfer dependent or…
*Choking
a complete blockage of the airway requiring immediate action
Elopement
a resident exiting the facility whose whereabouts are unknown…
167 terms
FVTC Nursing Assistant Medical Abbreviations 2014
Ab
abd
ac
ADL
antibody
abdomen
before a meal
activities for daily living
Ab
antibody
abd
abdomen
10 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
Ombudsman
Person-Centered Care
Professionalism
law that requires health information to be kept secure (prote…
resident advocate who investigates complaints and assists to…
a philosophical approach to nursing home care that honors and…
how a person behaves when he/she is on the job
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
law that requires health information to be kept secure (prote…
Ombudsman
resident advocate who investigates complaints and assists to…
8 terms
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): Key Medical Terms
Airborne Precautions
Contact Precautions
Direct Contact
Droplet Precautions
used for diseases that are transmitted through the air after…
used when there is risk for transmitting or contracting a mic…
touching an infected person, or his/her secretions
used when the disease causing microorganism does not stay air…
Airborne Precautions
used for diseases that are transmitted through the air after…
Contact Precautions
used when there is risk for transmitting or contracting a mic…
15 terms
The Nursing Assistant
accountable
delegate
job description
nursing task
Being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
To authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
A document that describes what the agency expcects you to do
Nursng care or a nursing function, procedure ,activity ,or wo…
accountable
Being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
delegate
To authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a ce…
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
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
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
50 terms
NURSE ASSISTING
24-hour urine specimen
alignment
anesthesia
bed cradle
Special urine test in which all urine produced in a 24-hour p…
Positioning and supporting the body so that all body parts ar…
The state of inability to feel sensation, especially the sens…
A device placed on a bed to keep the top bed linens from cont…
24-hour urine specimen
Special urine test in which all urine produced in a 24-hour p…
alignment
Positioning and supporting the body so that all body parts ar…
10 terms
Nurse/Physician Assistant Vocabulary
Active listening
Blood pressure cuff
Critical thinking
Diagnostic
giving undivided attention to a speaker in a genuine effort t…
the tool used to measure blood pressure.
judging information before accepting it
the quality of helping to identify a disease or problem
Active listening
giving undivided attention to a speaker in a genuine effort t…
Blood pressure cuff
the tool used to measure blood pressure.
31 terms
Nurse Assistant
Alignment
bed cradle
catheter
closed bed
positoning and supporting the body so that all body parts are…
Adevice placed on a bed to keep the top bed linens from conta…
A rubber, metal, or other type of tube that is passed into th…
Bed that is made following the discharge of a patient.
Alignment
positoning and supporting the body so that all body parts are…
bed cradle
Adevice placed on a bed to keep the top bed linens from conta…
80 terms
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
15 terms
Nursing Assistant
Medical asepsis
Prone
Supine
Ambulate
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
1.(of a person) lying face upward
walk; move about:
Medical asepsis
1. freedom from infection or infectious material.... 1. freedom…
Prone
1.likely to or liable to suffer from, do, or experience somet…
44 terms
Nurse Assistant
Basic humans needs
Bacteria
Battery
Bladder
activities required by all people to sucessful and satisfacto…
single-called organisms that can cause disease/illness
unlawful application of force to the person of another
a muscular sac that stores the urine in the body
Basic humans needs
activities required by all people to sucessful and satisfacto…
Bacteria
single-called organisms that can cause disease/illness
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
186 terms
nursing assistant
what is role strain
DCP
direct care providers work where
5 factors to establish professional bo…
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
direct care provider
hospitals, nursing homes, home health aid
ethics, personal feelings (how comfortable are you), dip role…
what is role strain
where 2+ roles come into conflict/ can also include when you…
DCP
direct care provider
31 terms
nurse assistant
advanced practiced nurse(APN)
alignment
bed cradle
catheter
A nurse with post-graduate education in nursing prepared with…
positioning body parts in relation to eachother in order to m…
prevents bed linen from touching parts of the patient's body
hollow tube, usually made of soft rubber or plastic, that is…
advanced practiced nurse(APN)
A nurse with post-graduate education in nursing prepared with…
alignment
positioning body parts in relation to eachother in order to m…
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…
16 terms
nurse assistant
abuse
abuse
abuse
abuse
hitting a patient
sexually molesting a patient
mentally abusing a patient
maltreating a patient
abuse
hitting a patient
abuse
sexually molesting a patient
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