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The profession of medical assisting (print in school)
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Contract Law
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
Diplomacy
Legislation passed in 1990 that prohibits discrimination agai…
An agreement having a lawful object entered into voluntarily…
Federal law enforcement agency under the U.S. department of j…
The art of dealing with people in a sensitive and effective w…
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Legislation passed in 1990 that prohibits discrimination agai…
Contract Law
An agreement having a lawful object entered into voluntarily…
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
16
Where does gas exchange take place?
capillaries
What connects arterioles to venuoles?
capillaries
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
Medical Assisting
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
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…
8 terms
Medical Assistant
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
tuning forks
otoscope
percussion hammer
tongue deppressor
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
-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
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…
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…
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
Medical Assisting Terminology Review
Antero
Disto
Dorso
Latero
front
away from trunk
back
away from midline
Antero
front
Disto
away from trunk
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…
Medical Assistant
Ante-
-scopy
Anti-
dys-
In front of
Visual exam
Against
Painfull,difficult, abnormal
Ante-
In front of
-scopy
Visual exam
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
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
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.
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.
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
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
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
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
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
245 terms
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
Medical Assisting
c
s
a
p
with
without
before
pulse
c
with
s
without
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…
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
Medical Assisting
āā
ac
ad lib
aq
of each
before meals
as desired
water
āā
of each
ac
before meals
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
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…
Medical Assisting
Thorac/o
Anter/o
Front/o
Ot/o
Thorax or chest
Front
Front
Ear
Thorac/o
Thorax or chest
Anter/o
Front
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…
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