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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
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…
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
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…
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
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
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
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)
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
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…
30 terms
medical terms # 19 Nursing Assistant from list
kg
L, lt
lb
noc
kilogram
left
pound
night
kg
kilogram
L, lt
left
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
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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
26 terms
Nursing assistant
Abuse
Aiding and Abetting
Assault
Battery
improper treatment or misuse
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
attempt or threat to do violence to another
an unlawful attack upon or touching of another person
Abuse
improper treatment or misuse
Aiding and Abetting
Not reporting dishonest acts that are observed
30 terms
Nursing assistant
Resident
Skilled care
Holistic
Apathy
A person living in a long turn care facility
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
Care that invloves the whole body
Lack of interest
Resident
A person living in a long turn care facility
Skilled care
Medically necessary care given by a skilled nurse or therapist
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
121 terms
Nursing Assistant
Five Rights of Delegation
Delegation
Scope of Practice
Civil Laws
TCPDS... -The Right Task... -The Right Circumstance... -The Right Pers…
-to give another person the permission to perform that task o…
-range of tasks that a nursing assistant is legally permitted…
-laws concerned with relationships between individuals
Five Rights of Delegation
TCPDS... -The Right Task... -The Right Circumstance... -The Right Pers…
Delegation
-to give another person the permission to perform that task o…
55 terms
nursing assistant
AIDS
AIRIS
CDC
cm
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
airborne infection isolation room
centers for disease control and prevention
centimeter
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
AIRIS
airborne infection isolation room
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…
70 terms
Nursing Assistant
delegate
nursing task
accountable
responsibility
authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a certa…
nursing care or a nursing procedure, activity, or work that c…
being responsible for one's actions and the actions of others…
the duty or obligation to perform some act or function
delegate
authorize another person to perform a nursing task in a certa…
nursing task
nursing care or a nursing procedure, activity, or work that c…
10 terms
the nursing assistant
omnibus budget reconciliation ac t(OBRA)
Florence nightingale
Reciprocity
charge nurse
improve the quality of care given to resident of long-term fa…
British nurse who established educational standard for nursin…
your certification will be valid in states other than where y…
RN/LPN who supervise the other nurses for a particular shift
omnibus budget reconciliation ac t(OBRA)
improve the quality of care given to resident of long-term fa…
Florence nightingale
British nurse who established educational standard for nursin…
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
13 terms
Nursing assistant
ā
ADL
Am,AM
amb
Before
Activities of daily living
Morning before noon
ambulatory
ā
Before
ADL
Activities of daily living
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