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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
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
60 terms
Nursing Assistant - Medical Terminology
bilateral
myocardial
anaerobic
dyspnea
two sides
muscle heart
without air
difficult breathing
bilateral
two sides
myocardial
muscle heart
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
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
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…
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
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
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
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…
30 terms
medical terms # 19 Nursing Assistant from list
kg
L, lt
lb
noc
kilogram
left
pound
night
kg
kilogram
L, lt
left
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)
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
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
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
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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
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
32 terms
Nursing assistant
ā
ad lib
a.c.
b.i.d.
before
as desired
Before meals
Two times a day
ā
before
ad lib
as desired
31 terms
The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
touching a person's body without his or her consent
a brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone
abuse
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
assault
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
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…
78 terms
Nursing Assistant
Abd
Abduction
A.D.L
Ad Lib
Abdomen
To move away from the body midline
Activities of daily living
As Desired
Abd
Abdomen
Abduction
To move away from the body midline
33 terms
The Nursing Assistant
abuse
assault
battery
boundary crossing
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
touching a person's body without his or her consent
a brief act or behavior outside of the helpful zone
abuse
the intentional mistreatment or harm of another person
assault
intentionally attempting or threatening to touch a person's b…
105 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long-term care
Skilled Care
Terminal illness
Home health care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
The illness will eventually cause death
Provided in a persons home, for people who are chronically il…
Long-term care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Skilled Care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
63 terms
Nursing assistant
A or Ax.
AROM
A.C.
ADL
Axillary (armpit)
Active Range Of Motion
Before meals
Activities Of Daily Living
A or Ax.
Axillary (armpit)
AROM
Active Range Of Motion
105 terms
Nursing Assistant
Long-term care
Skilled Care
Terminal illness
Home health care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
The illness will eventually cause death
Provided in a persons home, for people who are chronically il…
Long-term care
People who need 24 hour skilled care
Skilled Care
Medically-necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
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