Glossary of Healthcare Terminology

Glossary of Healthcare Terminology

Author: United States. Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs)

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:21633645

Category: Medicine

Page: 60

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Categories: Medicine

Glossary of Healthcare Terminology

Glossary of Healthcare Terminology

This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients.

Author: José Leyva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1729866611

Category:

Page: 162

View: 350

This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients. It is a guide that contains the key and most frequently used healthcare terms. It will also be useful for Spanish speaking nurses who want to have a better communication while interacting with English speaking healthcare professionals.
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Glossary of Healthcare Terminology DoD 6015 1 M

Glossary of Healthcare Terminology  DoD 6015  1 M

This Manual (DoD 6015.1-M) is reissued under the authority of DoD Instruction 6015.23, "Delivery of Healthcare at Military Treatment Facilities (MTFs)," December 9, 1996.

Author: Department Defense

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1482088401

Category:

Page: 138

View: 529

This Manual (DoD 6015.1-M) is reissued under the authority of DoD Instruction 6015.23, "Delivery of Healthcare at Military Treatment Facilities (MTFs)," December 9, 1996. It prescribes a uniform glossary of healthcare terminology for use throughout the Department of Defense. This Manual applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the TRICARE Management Activity, the Military Departments, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Defense Agencies, and the DoD Field Activities.
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Fordney s Medical Insurance Dictionary for Billers and Coders

Fordney s Medical Insurance Dictionary for Billers and Coders

Over 7,500 terms, definitions, and acronyms for medical insurance, billing and coding (MIBC) make this the perfect pocket dictionary for both students and practitioners in the MIBC professions!

Author: Marilyn Takahashi Fordney

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 1437700268

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 355

View: 265

Over 7,500 terms, definitions, and acronyms for medical insurance, billing and coding (MIBC) make this the perfect pocket dictionary for both students and practitioners in the MIBC professions! With its small size and concise definitions, this dictionary is ideal for use in class and in the medical office. Practical, consistent alphabetical organization with no subentries and screened thumb tabs make it easy to find the information you need. Etymologies for most entries help you understand the origins of the terminology and build your professional vocabulary. A list of commonly used abbreviations printed in the front and back covers make this your go-to reference for everyday practice.
Categories: Business & Economics

Mastering Medical Terminology EPUB

Mastering Medical Terminology   EPUB

The third edition of Mastering Medical Terminology Australia and New Zealand is the go-to textbook for medical terminology.

Author: Sue Walker

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729587860

Category: Medical

Page: 726

View: 840

The third edition of Mastering Medical Terminology Australia and New Zealand is the go-to textbook for medical terminology. Written by Sue Walker, Maryann Wood and Jenny Nicol, the text has been fully updated to reflect current medical terminology and the local healthcare environment. Terms are demystified through an interactive and easy-to-follow instructional process. Students learn the basics of word structures first, then tackle the more complex terminology associated with the human body as a whole and then each body system. The terminology associated with special applications is also included. The textbook includes a pronunciation guide and practice exercises, examples of terminology in context and diagrams and illustrations to enhance understanding. Simple, non-technical explanations of medical terms Explanations of clinical procedures, laboratory tests and abbreviations used in Australian and New Zealand clinical practice Pronunciation of terms Exercises to test your understanding of terminology – crosswords, anagrams, multiple-choice questions, match the column, fill in the blank, label the diagram, analyse and interpret medical documents and word-building exercises Comprehensive glossaries of word elements and medical terms A list of commonly used clinical abbreviations Links to other useful references such as websites and textbooks An e-book included in all print purchases New Evolve resources including flashcards and multiple-choice questions Audio glossary – practise pronouncing more than 2,500 medical terms with the new ‘hear, say and playback’ option on Evolve
Categories: Medical

Medical Terminology A Short Course

Medical Terminology  A Short Course

With all this plus medical animations, word games, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, you'll be amazed at how easily medical terminology becomes part of your vocabulary.Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning ...

Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323265249

Category:

Page: 440

View: 505

Quickly master the basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner's proven learning method, Medical Terminology: A Short Course, 7th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, and word roots. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean, and case studies, vignettes, and activities demonstrate how they're used in practice. With all this plus medical animations, word games, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, you'll be amazed at how easily medical terminology becomes part of your vocabulary.Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning every step of the way with labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and review sheets throughout the book.Clear, non-technical explanations demystify medical terminology even if you've had little or no background in science or biology."Picture Show" activities, practical case studies, and vignettes demonstrate real-life applications of medical terms in describing describe pathology and procedures.Full-color images illustrate anatomical and pathological terms.""Principal Diagnosis""feature shows how medical terms are used in clinical practice by asking you to read physician notes about a case and determine the patient s principal diagnosis."First Person" narratives help you understand diseases and conditions from the patient s perspective."Spotlight" feature identifies and clarifies potentially confusing terminology. ""Medical Terminology Check Up"" at the end of each chapter reinforces your understanding of key concepts.Labeled illustrations in the Spanish glossary present Spanish terms for major anatomical structures.A tablet-optimized Evolve companion website includes word games, learning exercises, audio pronunciations, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. NEW andUPDATEDmedical informationkeeps you current with today s healthcare terminology, and includes new illustrations clarifying difficult concepts and procedures. IMPROVED! Evolve resources" "are now optimized for tablet use, and mobile-optimized versions of the flash cards and quick quizzes make it easier for on-the-go study and review. "
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Glossary of Medical Terminology

Glossary of Medical Terminology

Very Useful Little Reference Book! This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients. It is a guide that contains the key and most frequently used healthcare terms.

Author: José Leyva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1722897686

Category:

Page: 162

View: 378

Very Useful Little Reference Book! This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients. It is a guide that contains the key and most frequently used healthcare terms. It will also be useful for Spanish speaking nurses and doctors who want to have a better communication while interacting with English speaking healthcare professionals.
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Glossary of an Evolving Health Care Marketplace

Glossary of an Evolving Health Care Marketplace

Glossary of managed care and health care terminology, abbreviations and acronyms, computer terminology and health care related web sites.

Author: Kenneth R. Cohen

Publisher:

ISBN: 0970295723

Category: Health insurance

Page: 256

View: 548

Glossary of managed care and health care terminology, abbreviations and acronyms, computer terminology and health care related web sites.
Categories: Health insurance

Mastering Medical Terminology

Mastering Medical Terminology

The third edition of Mastering Medical Terminology Australia and New Zealand is the go-to textbook for medical terminology.

Author: Sue Walker

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0729543331

Category: Medical

Page: 648

View: 188

The third edition of Mastering Medical Terminology Australia and New Zealand is the go-to textbook for medical terminology. Written by Sue Walker, Maryann Wood and Jenny Nicol, the text has been fully updated to reflect current medical terminology and the local healthcare environment. Terms are demystified through an interactive and easy-to-follow instructional process. Students learn the basics of word structures first, then tackle the more complex terminology associated with the human body as a whole and then each body system. The terminology associated with special applications is also included.? The textbook includes a pronunciation guide and practice exercises, examples of terminology in context and diagrams and illustrations to enhance understanding. Simple, non-technical explanations of medical terms Explanations of clinical procedures, laboratory tests and abbreviations used in Australian and New Zealand clinical practice Pronunciation of terms Exercises to test your understanding of terminology - crosswords, anagrams, multiple-choice questions, match the column, fill in the blank, label the diagram, analyse and interpret medical documents and word-building exercises Comprehensive glossaries of word elements and medical terms A list of commonly used clinical abbreviations Links to other useful references such as websites and textbooks An e-book included in all print purchases New Evolve resources including flashcards and multiple-choice questions Audio glossary - practise pronouncing more than 2,500 medical terms with the new 'hear, say and playback' option on Evolve
Categories: Medical

Glossary of Medical Terminology and Translation

Glossary of Medical Terminology and Translation

This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients.

Author: José Leyva

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1729521673

Category:

Page: 162

View: 472

This book will be a valuable resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals who deal with Spanish speaking patients. It is a guide that contains the key and most frequently used healthcare terms. It will also be useful for Spanish speaking nurses who want to have a better communication while interacting with English speaking healthcare professionals.
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Medical Terminology A Short Course E Book

Medical Terminology  A Short Course   E Book

Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning every step of the way with labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and review sheets throughout the book.

Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323292139

Category: Medical

Page: 440

View: 358

Quickly master the basics of medical terminology and begin speaking and writing terms almost immediately! Using Davi-Ellen Chabner's proven learning method, Medical Terminology: A Short Course, 7th Edition omits time-consuming, nonessential information and helps you build a working medical vocabulary of the most frequently encountered prefixes, suffixes, and word roots. Medical terms are introduced in the context of human anatomy and physiology to help you understand exactly what they mean, and case studies, vignettes, and activities demonstrate how they're used in practice. With all this plus medical animations, word games, and flash cards on the Evolve companion website, you'll be amazed at how easily medical terminology becomes part of your vocabulary. Self-teaching text/workbook approach reinforces learning every step of the way with labeling diagrams, pronunciation tests, and review sheets throughout the book. Clear, non-technical explanations demystify medical terminology even if you've had little or no background in science or biology. Picture Show activities, practical case studies, and vignettes demonstrate real-life applications of medical terms in describing describe pathology and procedures. Full-color images illustrate anatomical and pathological terms. Principal Diagnosis feature shows how medical terms are used in clinical practice by asking you to read physician notes about a case and determine the patient’s principal diagnosis. First Person narratives help you understand diseases and conditions from the patient’s perspective. Spotlight feature identifies and clarifies potentially confusing terminology. Medical Terminology Check Up at the end of each chapter reinforces your understanding of key concepts. Labeled illustrations in the Spanish glossary present Spanish terms for major anatomical structures. A tablet-optimized Evolve companion website includes word games, learning exercises, audio pronunciations, animations, an anatomy coloring book, electronic flash cards, and more. NEW and UPDATED medical information keeps you current with today’s healthcare terminology, and includes new illustrations clarifying difficult concepts and procedures. IMPROVED! Evolve resources are now optimized for tablet use, and mobile-optimized versions of the flash cards and quick quizzes make it easier for on-the-go study and review.
Categories: Medical

Medical Terminology Online for Mastering Healthcare Terminology

Medical Terminology Online for Mastering Healthcare Terminology

Medical Terminology Online is a fun, interactive way to review and apply the healthcare vocabulary you learn in Mastering Healthcare Terminology, 4th Edition.

Author: Betsy J. Shiland

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 0323084869

Category: Medical

Page: 4

View: 995

Medical Terminology Online is a fun, interactive way to review and apply the healthcare vocabulary you learn in Mastering Healthcare Terminology, 4th Edition. Dynamic online learning modules complement textbook content with videos, animations, and slide shows to make concepts and terms more approachable. Engaging exercises provide valuable practice applying medical terms to real-world scenarios. Outcome-based learning approach provides objectives for each module, with quizzes and exams following each section to help you measure your progress. Interactive exercises help you learn and retain medical terms with case studies, word building, identification, spelling, pronunciation, matching, multiple choice, true/false, fill-in-the-blank, and labeling activities. Medical record activities familiarize you with the documentation you'll use on the job. Narrated animations and slide shows clearly demonstrate physiologic processes and help you master difficult concepts. More than 900 high-quality illustrations clarify complex information. End-of-module exams help you assess your understanding and identify areas needing further study. 5,000-term English/Spanish medical glossary includes terms and definitions in both languages. Website activities direct you to online resources and test your understanding of specific healthcare topics. NEW! Enhanced design makes it easier to navigate online modules and find the information you need. NEW! Updated terms and abbreviations keep you current with the latest advances in technology and terminology in healthcare.
Categories: Medical

Mosby s Medical Terminology Online Retail Pack

Mosby s Medical Terminology Online   Retail Pack

Glossary access to definitions and audio pronunciations of terms is quick and easy with bolded and linked terms within the text on screen.

Author: Mosby

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 0323052975

Category: Medical

Page: 16

View: 362

To help you learn the vocabulary and word analysis skills needed in the healthcare environment, Mosby's Medical Terminology Online (MMTO) merges authoritative content with online interactivity. As a standalone online course, MMTO provides an easy, flexible, and convenient way to learn medical terminology independently, great for distance learning and self-study. It includes the appropriate amount of exercises to review and apply knowledge, ensuring that you make the very best use of your study time. Specifically designed to optimize the online learning experience, reading onscreen and linking to extra resources and exercises is easy and efficient. You will receive an access code by mail when you purchase this product. You use that code to access your download at http://evolve.elsevier.com/mmto. To get an access code online for immediate download, go directly to http://evolve.elsevier.com/mmto. UNIQUE! A complete online presentation of medical terminology combines A&P and medical terminology with online activities, animations, and assessments to create a complete online learning environment. UNIQUE! The outcome-based learning style is designed to ensure that you meet course objectives with a short assessment after each section of content. Anatomy and physiology, pathology, diagnostics, and interventions tables provide quick access to the most common pathologic, diagnostic, and interventional terms you're likely to encounter in the healthcare setting. Exercises including word building, labeling, image association, flashcards and case studies offer frequent opportunities to recall and recognize medical terms with the goal of rehearsing them into long-term memory. Medical records activity modules familiarize you with a variety of entries in the medical record and show you why knowledge of medical terminology is so important in the clinical setting. Threaded case studies illustrate real-world applications of medical terminology. End-of-module case studies feature a patient photo and questions about the terms used in the case study to help you integrate module content. Over 450 anatomical illustrations and over 450 disease and disorder illustrations visually reinforce your learning. Includes pediatrics and geriatrics information in Age Matters boxes to teach you the specific terminology for these patient populations. Glossary access to definitions and audio pronunciations of terms is quick and easy with bolded and linked terms within the text on screen. A Spanish translation of glossary terms with audio pronunciations equips you to communicate with non-English speakers. The extensive glossary includes over 5,000 terms, accessible from anywhere in the program for quick reference. Fast Fact, Be Careful!, Learning Links, Careers, and Discussion Topics icons highlight unique elements within the program and give you a more interactive learning experience. Completing the quizzes and post-tests allows you to evaluate yourself after each section with an automatically graded assessment.
Categories: Medical

Little Mrs Know It All s Health Insurance Glossary

Little Mrs  Know It All s Health Insurance Glossary

A comprehensive collection of healthcare insurance terminology resources rolled into one!

Author: K. L. Peeples

Publisher:

ISBN: 1976865328

Category:

Page: 149

View: 151

A comprehensive collection of healthcare insurance terminology resources rolled into one! Better yet, the definitions of the vocabulary have been edited into layman's terms (or plain English), so they are easy to understand. Gone are the days when looking up the definition of a simple word or phrase is confusing.
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HIMSS Dictionary of Healthcare Information Technology Terms Acronyms and Organizations Third Edition

HIMSS Dictionary of Healthcare Information Technology Terms  Acronyms and Organizations  Third Edition

Available at: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/gquery/?term=glossary. ... A characterization of healthcare terminology models, clinical templates, message models, ...

Author: HIMSS

Publisher: HIMSS

ISBN: 9781938904295

Category: Medical informatics

Page: 294

View: 588

This resource includes an exhaustive list of acronyms and definitions used in health information technology and clinical informatics. It also includes a listing of organizations and associations that have some relationship to healthcare informatics (including contact information, mission statements, and web addresses).
Categories: Medical informatics