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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
1,046 terms
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
17 terms
Medical Assisting #2
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
Fire Extinguisher (Physical)
Eyewash sign (Physical)
Flammable (Physical)
Electrical Hazard (Physical)
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
59 terms
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
12 terms
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
12 terms
Medical Assisting
afebrile
hypertension
cyanosis
jaundice
no fever
high blood pressure
bluish discoloration
yellowish color
afebrile
no fever
hypertension
high blood pressure
65 terms
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
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.
16 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 44 The Clinical Laboratory (Ross Medical School)
Qualitative Care-
Quantitative test-
Outside laboratory-
Physician's office laboratory (POL)
result is typically positive or negative for the presence of…
gives a numerical value, such as a glucose level of 82.
is either a hospital-based or an independent laboratory.
is a laboratory in which some of the tests that the physician…
Qualitative Care-
result is typically positive or negative for the presence of…
Quantitative test-
gives a numerical value, such as a glucose level of 82.
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
44 terms
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…
16 terms
Medical Assistant Chapter 44 The Clinical Laboratory (Ross Medical School)
Qualitative Care-
Quantitative test-
Outside laboratory-
Physician's office laboratory (POL)
result is typically positive or negative for the presence of…
gives a numerical value, such as a glucose level of 82.
is either a hospital-based or an independent laboratory.
is a laboratory in which some of the tests that the physician…
Qualitative Care-
result is typically positive or negative for the presence of…
Quantitative test-
gives a numerical value, such as a glucose level of 82.
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
120 terms
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…
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
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
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
349 terms
Medical Assisting
ab
acoust(i)
acro
aden
away from, not
hearing
extremeties
gland
ab
away from, not
acoust(i)
hearing
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…
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
521 terms
Medical Office Assistant/ Medical Assistant
-rrhage,-rrhagia
-pathy
skin
the basement membrane
bursting forth , bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
disease
the largest organ of the body
the thickest part of the skin on the hands and feet
-rrhage,-rrhagia
bursting forth , bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
-pathy
disease
80 terms
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
18 terms
Medical assisting
Carbohydrates
Cholesterol
Glucose
Glyconemoglobin
an organic combination of carbon,hydrogen and oxygen as a sug…
a sterol present in the tissues which contributes to heart di…
a colorless or yellow, thick, syrupy liquid obtained by the i…
test that indicates the average blood sugar over the past 2 m…
Carbohydrates
an organic combination of carbon,hydrogen and oxygen as a sug…
Cholesterol
a sterol present in the tissues which contributes to heart di…
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…
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…
...
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
35 terms
Medical Assistant
hydrocephaly
microcephaly
growth chart
1 kg
water on the brain, causes increased head circumference
Abnormally small head
Graphic display of the height and weight and head circumferen…
2.2 lbs
hydrocephaly
water on the brain, causes increased head circumference
microcephaly
Abnormally small head
18 terms
Medical Assisting
American Association of Medical Assist…
accreditation
Commission on Accreditation of Allied…
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
Professional association for medical assistants
the process in which an institution voluntarily completes a p…
Body that accredit educational program that prepares medical…
Accreditation Bureau that certifies medical assisting program…
American Association of Medical Assist…
Professional association for medical assistants
accreditation
the process in which an institution voluntarily completes a p…
16 terms
Medical Assisting
Communication cycle
Five Cs of communication
Percent of communication
Defense mechanisms
Sender, message, reciever, feedback
Complete, clear, concise, cohesive, courteous
23% tone, 7% spoken, 70% body language
Regression, denial, repression
Communication cycle
Sender, message, reciever, feedback
Five Cs of communication
Complete, clear, concise, cohesive, courteous
39 terms
Medical assisting
a
ADL
Amb
Amt
Before
Activities of daily living
Ambulatory
Amount
a
Before
ADL
Activities of daily living
Medical Assisting
ausultalion
Ayer Blade
Bandage scissor
cervical spatula
process of listening for sounds in the body
wooden or plastic blade to scrape cells from the cervix of th…
special scissors with a blunt lower end used to remove dressi…
wooden or plastic blade to scape cells from the cervix of the…
ausultalion
process of listening for sounds in the body
Ayer Blade
wooden or plastic blade to scrape cells from the cervix of th…
Medical Assisting
Ayer blade
bandage scissors
dorsal recumbent
electrocardiogram (EEG)
a wooden blade used to scrape cells from cervix
special scissors with blunt lower end used to remove dressing…
the patient lies on the back with the knees flexed and sepera…
graphic tracing of the electrical activity of the heart
Ayer blade
a wooden blade used to scrape cells from cervix
bandage scissors
special scissors with blunt lower end used to remove dressing…
15 terms
Medical Assisting
Medical Office Assistant
Medical Chart
Database
History and Physical
Usually work in a physicians office
A written legal record of all medical care a patient, residen…
a collection of organized data that allows access, retrieval,…
What documentation must be included in the patient's chart pr…
Medical Office Assistant
Usually work in a physicians office
Medical Chart
A written legal record of all medical care a patient, residen…
65 terms
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
18 terms
Medical Assisting
Yellow
Light Blue
Red
Red Marbled
Culture on blood or body fluid
Coagulation Test
Serum Testing/Blood Chemistry
Serum Testing
Yellow
Culture on blood or body fluid
Light Blue
Coagulation Test
17 terms
Medical Assisting
Medical Asepsis
Surgical Asepsis
PPE
Bleach Solution
3-5 minutes
5-10 minutes
Personal Protective Equipment
1:10 1 bleach 10 water
Medical Asepsis
3-5 minutes
Surgical Asepsis
5-10 minutes
34 terms
Medical assisting
Horizontal recumbent
Hyperopia
Jack-knife
Leads
Lies flat on back facing up
Farsightedness; defect in near vision
Patient lies on the abdomen with both the head and rectal are…
An angle or view of the heart that is recorded in an electroc…
Horizontal recumbent
Lies flat on back facing up
Hyperopia
Farsightedness; defect in near vision
27 terms
Medical assisting
Horizontal recumbent
Hyeropia
Jack knife
Leads
The patient lies flat on the back face upward
Farsightness detect in near division
Paitent lies in abdomen with both the head and legs inclined…
An angle or veiw of the heart that is recorded in an electroc…
Horizontal recumbent
The patient lies flat on the back face upward
Hyeropia
Farsightness detect in near division
30 terms
Medical Assisting
Horizontal recumbent
Hyperopia
Jack-knife
Leads
Position used for examination or treatment of the front or an…
Farsightedness: defect in near vision
Lies on the abdomen
An angle or view of the heart that is recorded in an ECG
Horizontal recumbent
Position used for examination or treatment of the front or an…
Hyperopia
Farsightedness: defect in near vision
17 terms
Medical Assisting
superior
inferior
anterior
ventral
above or upper portion of body or organ(head superior to neck)
below or lowermost portion (neck inferior to head)
refers to front side of body or structure
front side of body or structure( belly side of an animal)
superior
above or upper portion of body or organ(head superior to neck)
inferior
below or lowermost portion (neck inferior to head)
41 terms
Medical Assisting
auscultation
Ayer blade
bandage scissors
dorsal recumbent
listening to the sounds coming from within the patient's body
a wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervi…
special scissors with blunt lower ends; used to remove dressi…
same as lithotomy, but patient is without stirrups
auscultation
listening to the sounds coming from within the patient's body
Ayer blade
a wooden or plastic blade used to scrape cells from the cervi…
29 terms
medical assisting
RNA
R/O
ROM,rom
Rm,rm
ribonucleic acid
rule out
rang of motion, rupture of membranes
room
RNA
ribonucleic acid
R/O
rule out
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