Type
Crossword
Description

Sheet used to record medication MARRS
You should wear these when applying creams Disposable Gloves
The number of the National Minimum Standard that covers medication Eighteen
You dispose of any spoiled or unused medication here Chemist
Secure place to store medication Locked Cabinet
Who can administer prescription only medication in accordance with directions from the prescriber Anyone
The number of Landsker policies that cover medication Two
Something that is used in the treatment, diagnosis or prevention of disease Medicine
The number of rights of administration Five
A substance which when taken into your body may modify one of its functions Drug
Drink that should be taken with medication Water

Substance abuse Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes. Marijuana
the use of a drug for purposes for which it was not intended Drugmisuse
Beer, vodka, whiskey Alcohol
the habitual taking of addictive or illegal drugs for no medical reason Drugabuse
physical dependence on the continued supply of a drug Addiction
drug made from leaves of the coca plant ; stimulant and painkiller Cocaine
Drugs sold without a prescription Overthecounter
body's ability to become used to a drug's effect; requiring larger doses to get the same feeling Tolerance
Using a drug, as prescribed for medical reasons Druguse
Physical effects when your body does not have the drug. Withdrawal
Substance other than food or water that can effect the body when taken. Drug

PHARMACY FUN CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

Professional in charge who dispenses medicine PHARMACIST
Hypersensitive response of the immune system ALLERGICREACTION
Mixture that must be shaken before use SUSPENSION
Doctor’s instructions for dispensing medication PRESCRIPTION
Drugs should be kept in their original _______ BOTTLE
A similar medicine that replaces a brand name drug GENERIC
Room where drugs are prepared and dispensed DISPENSARY
Class of drugs like ibuprofen or aspirin NSAIDS
Amount of medication taken DOSE
Action of combining multiple drugs for personalized treatment COMPOUNDING
Where the patient name and instructions are printed LABEL
Situation when a substance affects a drug’s activity INTERACTION
Type of drug used to treat blood clots ANTICOAGULANT
Heroin replacement METHADONE
IV Nutrition TPN
Brand Name Zithromax AZITHROMYCIN
Medication administered pr ENEMA
Medication reconciliation HISTORY

Medicines Administration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where would you find information about medicines side effects? Patient information leaflet
Where can we return medicines for disposal? Pharmacy
You must always obtain this before administration of medication Consent
What colour ink should be used to sign a MAR Black
Medication must be administered to the? Right Person
Liquid medication is usually displayed in ---------/ml Milligram
Hiding medication to administer without the persons knowledge is known as what? Covert Administration
A pill crusher is an example of? Compliance Aid
The amount of medicine to be administered is known as the? Dose
How many categories of medicines are there? Four
Levetiracetam is an example of an? Anti Epileptic Drug
You should do this before and after administering medication Wash your hands
How many doses of paracetamol can be administered in a 24hour period? Four
Medicines must be kept out of the ----- and reach of children Sight
MAR should be signed ----------- after administartion of a medicine immediately
There are --- rights of medicines administration six
Right person, Right medication, Right Dose, Right date, Right time, Right ----- route
Which form of medicine is usually disposed of after 28 days Eye drops
Administration by specialised technique is what level of support? Three
How should you apply an emollient? liberally
What type of cream is applied sparingly? Steroid

Careers In Health Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A doctor who works with animals. Veterinarian
Health career that focuses on the relationship between the structure of the spine and nervous system and how it affects the restoration of health. Chiropractor
The branch of healing arts and sciences devoted to maintaining oral health. Dentistry
An Osteopathic healthcare provider specifically trained to manage the needs and treatments of older people. Geriatrician
They do fieldwork to determine what causes a certain outbreak of disease or an injury and how to prevent it from reoccurring. Epidemiologist
They examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system. Optometrist
They measure blood to identify appropriate mechanical, pharmacological, and thermal manipulation of the heart to maintain a physiological state. Perfusionist
They care for children from infancy to late teen years in a hospital. Pediatric Nurse
A physician who examines tissues, checks the accuracy of lab tests and interprets the results in order to facilitate the patient's diagnosis and treatment. Pathologist
They collect blood for donation or for testing so the blood can be analyzed in a clinical laboratory. Phlebotomist
They administer and score neurophysiological, psychological, personality and academic tests for patients with brain injury, neurological diseases, psychological health issues or learning disabilities. Psychometrist
They dispense medications prescribed by physicians and monitor patient health. Pharmacist
They analyze non-biological trace evidence found at crime scenes in order to identify unknown materials and match samples to known substances. Forensic chemist
The study of the mind and behavior. psychology
Devoted to the study of human movement with the foot and the ankle as their main focus. podiatrist
They develop and monitor exercise programs to help people regain muscle strength and function. Kinesiotherapist
Health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. genetic counselors
They provide services that help restore function, improve mobility, reduce pain, and prevent permanent disabilities. physical therapist
They seek to understand the aging process by studying what happens to our cells, organs and systems as we get older. Biogerontologists
This career addresses the health of people living in low- and middle-income countries. global health

Medicare 101 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Groups of drugs that have a different cost for each group. Tier
the action you can take if you disagree with a coverage or payment decision made by Medicare, your Medicare health plan, or your Medicare Prescription Drug Plan. Appeal
An agreement by your doctor, provider, or supplier to be paid directly by Medicare, to accept the payment amount Medicare approves for the service, and not to bill you for any more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance. Assignment
A geographic area where a health insurance plan accepts members if it limits membership based on where people live. Service area
A coverage rule used by some Medicare Prescription Drug Plans that requires you to try one or more similar, lower cost drugs to treat your condition before the plan will cover the prescribed drug. Step therapy
A person who has health care insurance through the Medicare or Medicaid programs. Beneficiary
The way that Original Medicare measures your use of hospital and skilled nursing facility (SNF) services. Benefit period
A written order from your primary care doctor for you to see a specialist or get certain medical services. Referral
A request for payment that you submit to Medicare or other health insurance when you get items and services that you think are covered. Claim
An amount you may be required to pay as your share of the cost for services after you pay any deductibles. Coinsurance
An amount added to your monthly premium for Part B or a Medicare drug plan (Part D) if you don't join when you're first eligible. You pay this higher amount as long as you have Medicare. There are some exceptions. Penalty
Approval that you must get from a Medicare drug plan before you fill your prescription in order for the prescription to be covered by your plan. Prior authorization
The amount you must pay for health care or prescriptions before Original Medicare, your prescription drug plan, or your other insurance begins to pay. Deductible
A type of Medicare prescription drug coverage determination, a drug plan's decision to cover a drug that's not on its drug list or to waive a coverage rule Exception
A list of prescription drugs covered by a prescription drug plan or another insurance plan offering prescription drug benefits. Formulary
A complaint about the way your Medicare health plan or Medicare drug plan is giving care. Grievance
Health care that you get when you're admitted to a health care facility, like a hospital or skilled nursing facility. Inpatient care
The facilities, providers, and suppliers your health insurer or plan has contracted with to provide health care services. Network

Pharmacology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Defining drugs, studying the aspects of drugs Pharmacology
These drugs are often taken by "partiers" and can become addictive, when thought of can be seen as "druggies" using them Controlled substances
Pick up at pharmacies Prescription
When you have a headache or a slight cold, you may often take ____ medications over-the-counter
Who makes your prescriptions and who you pick them up from (person) Pharmacist
Can be over-the-counter medications, but are well known and are sold under a patent. _____ ____ medicaiton Brand name
Not protected by a patent, less costly. ____ medication generic
Where you can find information about medicaitons & the descriptions of them Physicians Desk Reference
Following the orders the doctor tells on how to take your medication compliance
When the reaction of the medication is not as sustainable as it should be after taking it for a long period of time, you have built a ____ tolerance
Using medications for a different use than you are supposed to, using the medication out of proportion Addiction
After taking a medication, something else happens on top of the desired effect that is not desired by the patient adverse drug reaction
Taking a medication and the opposite reaction occurs instead of the desired one. _____ reaction paradoxial
When taking a medication, the desired effect does not accompany the patient, but an undesired effect does. ____ reaction idiosyncratic
When somebody takes two medications, and both increase the reaction of eachother. ____ reaction synergistic
A person takes two medications, and taking them together harms the patient or it is bad for them. The medications are: contraindicated
Random, unharmful substance. Usually a sugar pill placebo
This allows researchers to fully examine medications, including their side effects double blind trial
Medications that are known to reduce the pain for a person Analgesics
Taken to reduce extreme pain narcotic analgesics
Taken to minimize swelling, and to help the pain (the acronym) NSAIDS
Medications that get rid of all sensation anesthetics
What happens when you are in surgery. Lack of conciousness & sensation general anesthetics
Loss of sensation in a specific area, only for a period of time Local anesthetic
When you put the medication under the tongue and it dissolves, this is using ____ administration sublingual
Insertion through the rectum to administer medication. ____ administration rectal
When the substance is rubbed on the skin where the area is infected. ____ application topical
Substance rubbed into the (unbroken) skin and it is transported to the bloodstream. _____ medications transdermal
When the lungs administer the substance to the bloodstream. _____ administration inhalation
When the digestive tract administers the substance to the bloodstream. ____ administration oral
A word that depicts medication given in any other way other than orally parenteral
What medications are injected into tissues by syringe
A medication that is injected all at once bolus
Medications that are injected right into the dermis. ____ injections intradermal
Medications injected directly into the hypodermis. ____ injections subcutaneous

Pharmacology Basics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

pharmacy that dispenses prescription medications to patients outside a hospital setting community
dose form placed under the skin to deliver the active ingredient slowly implant
unique number assigned to a product to identify the manufacturer, distributor, drug, and packaging size and type NDC
solid formulation for administering drugs through a body orifice such as the rectum suppository
drug that is artificially created synthetic
in a drug, ingredient that produces the desired therapeutic effect active
drug that prevents, cures, diagnoses, or relieves symptoms of a disease therapeutic
dose form containing powder, liquid, or granules in a gelatin covering capsule
drug sold without a prescription OTC
device used to deliver medication in a fine mist deep into the lungs nebulizer

Patient Safety Goals Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Use at least two patient __ when providing care, treatment and service Identifiers
The goal of improving medication safety is to __ all medications and containers Label
The physician must be notified within __ minutes of a critical result being reported Thirty
When reporting a critical value, what type of clear communication should be used? (two words) Readback
A desensitized staff member ignores or disabling warning sounds due to (two words) alarmfatigue
One of the most important ways to prevent Hospital Associated Infections is by improving (two words) Hand Hygiene
A task perfomed by the surgical team members before a surgery begins which includes correct patient identity, site and procedure time-out
Two licensed nurses must verify these ___ products? Blood
The main purpose is to compare medications currently being taken to the new medications prescribed to assure they will not be duplicated or have negative interactions (two words abbreviated) medrec
A patient is wandering the hospital alone with a bright yellow bracelet. What are they at risk for? Falls

Medication Administration Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

amount of drug administered, usually measured in milligrams Dose
factors that prevent the use of a drug or treatment Contraindication
Drugs are to be prescribed in 'what' name? Generic
IM means? Intramuscular
NG means? Nasogastric
PRN means? as required
Nocte means? night
State means? immediately
They are sensory neurones and travel back towards the CNS Afferent
They are motor neurons that travel outwards from the CNS Efferent
What blocks target receptor sites? Antagonist
What stimulates their target receptor sites? Agonist
Route by which a drug is administered into the ear Aural
The administration route for a drug injected just beneath the top layer of skin is called: subcutaneous
IV stands for: Intravenous
Medication that comes in a glass container with a narrow neck is called a: Ampoule
An unexpected effect of a drug is know as: Adverse Effect
Sublingual administration means: drug placed under the tongue
QID stands for? Four times a day
A durg to be given in the morning would be prescribed as what? Mane

OPSEC is not Puzzling Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What you should do to your anti-virus software on a regular basis UPDATE
What you should do to all papers with PII or other sensitive information SHRED
Where you should keep your badge when off-site Outofsite
An adversary is considered a _________ THREAT
"Computer1234" would be a bad example of this PASSWORD
Actions that mitigate a threat COUNTERMEASURES
An option to protect your credit FREEZE
What potential harm from poor OPSEC is called RISK
What you must do to emails containing Critical Information ENCRYPT
What a weakness in our practices or defenses is called VULNERABILITY
The type of information that OPSEC protects CRITICALINFORMATION
The number of steps in the OPSEC process FIVE
The Freedom of Information Act is for what type of information FOUO
It is very important to use privacy settings on _______________ SOCIAL MEDIA
What you should remove each time you walk away from your NMCI computer CAC
What you cannot take with your smartphone or camera anywhere onsite PICTURES
What you should practice whenever you discuss your work with anyone NEED TO KNOW
OPSEC is a _______ effort TEAM
What is the abbreviation of the list that shows the commands Critical Information CIL
The kind of email account you can't use to conduct Government business PERSONAL