First Response Terms To Know And Use Crossword

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Jan 17, 2017
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help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available. First Aid
the help given to someone who is injured or ill, to keep them safe until they can get more advanced medical treatment by seeing a doctor, health professional or go to hospital. first aider
the provision of a formal professional opinion regarding what a specific individual should or should not do to restore or preserve health. Medical Help
a quick way for you to find out if someone has any injuries or conditions which are life-threatening. Scene survey
an initial, rapid check for life-threatening conditions/injuries. Primary survey
start questioning the casualty about what’s happened and carefully check someone for any other injuries or illnesses Secondary survey
Airway, Breathing, and Circulation. ABC's
the method by which damage to skin, muscles, organs and bones happens Mechanism of injury
a person or thing badly affected by an event or situation. casualty
legal protection to people who give reasonable assistance to those who are, or who they believe to be, injured, ill, in peril, or otherwise incapacitated. good samaritan act
failure to use reasonable care, resulting in damage or injury to another. negligence
the first hour after the occurrence of a traumatic injury, considered the most critical for successful emergency treatment. golden hour
a person who is present at an event or incident but does not take part. bystander
a sudden upsetting or surprising event or experience. shock
phenomenon that can be detected by someone other than the individual affected by the disease. signs
phenomenon that is experienced by the individual affected by the disease symptoms
the loss of the ability to move (and sometimes to feel anything) in part or most of the body, typically as a result of illness, poison, or injury. paralysis
incapable of moving or being moved. immobilized
the state of being awake and aware of one's surroundings. consciousness
damage to the spinal cord that causes changes in its function, either temporary or permanent. spinal injury

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Emergency First Aid and Shock Crossword

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Feb 20, 2016
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Hypersensitive or allergic reaction to a substance such as food, medication, insect stings or snake bites. Anaphylatic
Damage to heart muscle from heart attack or cardiac arrest Cardiogenic
Severe bleeding or loss of blood plasma. Hemorrhagic
Loss of body fluid from severe vomiting, diarrhea, or a heat illness; disruption in acid-base balance as occurs in diabetes. Metabolic
Injury and trauma to the brain and spinal chord Neurogenic
Emotional distress such as anger, fear, or grief. Psychogenic
Trauma to respiratory tact; respiratory distress or arrest. Respiratory
Acute infection Septic
French term; a method of prioritizing treatment. Triage
Immediate care thats given to the victim of an injury or illness to minimize the effect of injury or illness until experts take over. FirstAid
A clinical set of signs and symptoms associated with an inadequate supply of blood to body organs, especially the brain and heart. Shock
These help you recognize an emergency. Senses
When in an emergency situation, you must first do this. Categorize
In an emergency situation, checking for things such as breathing problems, excessive bleeding, or shock is called this. Urgency
A serious, unexpected, and dangerous situation requiring immediate action Emergency
Abnormal state of lack of response to sensory stimuli resulting from injury, illness, shock, or other disorders. Unconsciousness
Injury to the brain due to a violent jar or shock. Concussion
All the supplies you need to help someone in an emergency. First Aid Kit
A disordered psychic or behavioral state resulting from mental or emotional stress or physical injury Trauma
The action or manner of treating a patient medically or surgically Treatment

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Mental illness Crossword

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Nov 8, 2017
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Relating to disorders of the mind Mind
A disorder that affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave clearly. Schizophrenia
a chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Dementia
A state of confusion Disorder
A state of being free from illness or injury Health
a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts. Autism
a physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities. Disability
Hallucinations are where someone sees, hears, smells, tastes or feels things that don't exist outside their mind. Hallucinations
A mental health disorder characterised by feelings of worry, anxiety or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one's daily activities. Anxiety disorder
a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Depression
showing wild, apparently deranged, excitement and energy Manic
medical care given to a patient for an illness or injury. Treatment
a mental condition marked by alternating periods of elation and depression. Bipolar disorder
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder. Therapy
the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally Suicide
the identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. Diagnosis
a person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field Specialist
relating to a person's emotions. Emotional
deliberate injury to oneself Self- harm
a failure of a relationship or system. Breakdown
a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically worked into an organized system. Paranoia
the state of being unstable; lack of stability. Instability
A mental condition in which you are so upset or so unhappy that you cannot look after yourself Nervous breakdown
An illness caused by witnessing or experiencing a traumatic event, often used as a basis for a legal compensation claim Nervous shock
Obsessive compulsive disorder OCD
Post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD
A tendency to have extreme and unexpected changes of emotion of behaviour Split personality

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Basics of Health Insurance Crossword

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May 1, 2016
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An established schedule of fees set for services performed by providers and paid by the patient fee for service
protection in return for periodic premium payments that provides reimbursement of expenses resulting from illness or injury Health insurance
the sum of money paid at the time of medical service; it is a form of coinsurance copayment
provision frequently is found in medical insurance policies whereby the policyholder and the insurance company share the cost of covered losses in a specified ratio coinsurance
Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Veterans Administration known as CHAMPUS
states that when an individual is covered under two insurance policies, the insurance plan of the policyholder whose birthday comes first in the calendar year (month and day, not year) becomes the primary insurance. birthday rule
A term used in managed care for an approved referral authorization
a payment method used by many managed care organizations in which a fixed amount of money is reimbursed to the provider for patients enrolled during a specific period of time, no matter what services were received or how many visits were made. Capitation
a letter or statement from Medicare that describes what was paid, denied, or reduced in payment. EOMB
Pays expenses involved in the care of the teeth and gums Dental care
Protects a person in the event of a certain type of accident, such as an airplane crash Special risk insurance
Often includes benefits for medical expenses payable to individuals who are injured in the insured person’s home or during an automobile accident Liability insurance
Covers a continuum of maintenance and health services for chronically ill, disabled, or mentally retarded individuals Vision care
Provides payment of a specified amount on the insured’s death Life insurance
Pays the cost of all or part of the insured person’s hospital room and board and specific hospital services Hospitalization
a review of individual cases by a committee to make sure services are medically necessary and to study how providers use medical care resources utilization review
40. An insurance term used when a primary care provider wants to send a patient to a specialist referral
periodic (monthly, quarterly, or annual) payment of a specific sum of money to an insurance company for which the insurer, in return, agrees to provide certain benefits premium
person who pays a premium to an insurance company and in whose name the policy is written in exchange for the insurance protection provided by a policy of insurance policyholder
a general practice or nonspecialist provider or physician responsible for the care of a patient for some health maintenance organizations gatekeeper

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Mental and Emotional Health Crossword Puzzle

Created
Sep 13, 2016
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condition or quality of being sad sadness
the intentional act of attempting to kill one's self suicide
mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person stigma
treatment for OCD psychotherapy
an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors OCD
a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome anxiety
a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances stress
feelings of severe despondency and dejection depression
a common mental illness defined by feelings of uneasiness, worry and fear anxiety disorder
disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event PTSD
example of a symptom of OCD fear of germs
cause of OCD genetics

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Recovery Crossword

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Sep 26, 2016
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build (something) again after it has been damaged or destroyed Rebuilding
the fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance, thing, or activity Addiction
the release of an offender from detention, subject to a period of good behavior under supervision Probation
a deeply distressing or disturbing experience Trauma
something that is kept or meant to be kept unknown or unseen by others Secrets
the act or manner or an instance of treating someone or something Treatment
a species of matter of definite chemical composition Substance
the action of stopping something from happening or arising Prevention
obtain possession or use of (something) again after losing it Regaining
the action of restoring someone to health or normal life through training and therapy after imprisonment, addiction, or illness Rehabilitation
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder Therapy
to fall or slip back into a former state, practice, etc Relapse
a time of intense difficulty, trouble, or danger Crisis
a substance used for medical treatment Medication
the object of a person's ambition or effort; an aim or desired result Goals
chemical analysis of urine Urinalysis
an assertion that something said, believed, alleged, etc., is false Denial
the fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility Accountability
manner of behaving or conducting oneself Behavior
the way in which two or more concepts, objects, or people are connected, or the state of being connected Relationships
the act or instance of making or becoming different Change
the process of taking care of children until they are old enough to take care of themselves : the things that parents do to raise a child Parenting
something that causes something else to happen Trigger
to face and deal with responsibilities, problems, or difficulties, especially successfully or in a calm or adequate manner Coping
something that indicates bounds or limits; a limiting or bounding line Boundaries

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First Aid Review Crossword

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May 10, 2016
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Immediate, temporary care given to an ill or injured person FIRSTAID
Actions taken to prevent the spread of disease UNIVERSALPRECAUTIONS
To control bleeding to a wound you should apply PRESSURE
Burns are classified by the ______ of the burn DEPTH
A sequence of actions that maximize the victim's chance of survival CHAINOFSURVIVAL
Cool and wrap with gauze BURNS
A device that delivers an electric shock DEFIBRILLATOR
Failure of the cardiovascular system SHOCK
First aid procedure that combines rescue breaths with chest compressions CPR
Sudden and painful tightening of a muscle CRAMP
Injury to a muscle that resultts from overuse STRAIN
What happens when the blood supply to the brain is temporarily inadequate FAINTING
Jarring injury to the brain CONCUSSION
Any substance that causes illness, injury or death when introduced into the body POISON
Poisonous substance secreted by a snake or spider VENOM
Calling 911 is the ____ link in the chain of survival FIRST
Proper steps to using a Fire Extinguisher PASS
When treating minor strains and sprains use this acronym RICE

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Managing Stress Crossword

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Oct 28, 2016
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The acceptance of a loss. Closure
A type of stressor brought on by the you perceive a situation. Cognitive
Anything that causes stress. stressor
The emergency hormone that is secreted in your body in the fight or flight response. Adrenaline
The act of showing sorrow or grief. Mourning
A type of stressor such as illness, disabilities, or injuries. Biological
A type of stressor caused by personal decisions from activities such as smoking, drinking alcohol, eating poorly, or not exercising. Personal Behavior
The act of becoming aware through your senses. Perception
A type of stressor such as poverty, pollution, crowding, noises, or natural disasters. Environmental
Stress associated with long-term problems that are beyond a person's control. Chronic Stress
A type of stressor that comes about from a stressful event. Life Situation
Techniques that are used to reach a state of calm. Relaxation Response
A variety of reactions that may surface as an individual makes sense of how a loss affect him or her. Stages of Grief
Dealing successfully with difficult changes in your life. Coping
The small area of the brain that receives a danger signal from other areas of the brain. Hypothalamus
Any event that has a stressful impact sufficient to overwhelm your normal coping strategies. Traumatic Event

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Careers In Health Crossword Puzzle

Created
Mar 30, 2016
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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

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Insurance Terms Crossword

Created
Nov 15, 2016
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Business person who analyzes the probabilities of risk/risk management. Actuary
Person who sells, services, or negotiates insurance policies either with a company or individually. Agent
Physical injury that can include sickness/disease to a person Bodily Injury
A clause in most property insurance policies to encourage policyholders to carry a good amount of insurance. If the insured person doesn’t maintain the amount specified in the clause (usually 80%), the insured person will share a higher proportion of the loss. Coinsurance
The date when an insurance company issues a policy. Date of Issue
Portion of the insured loss paid by the policyholder Deductible
Amount at which an asset can be bought or sold in a transaction between willing parties. Fair Value
The termination of a policy due to failure to pay the required renewal premium. Lapse
It is a state assistance program, to provide hospital and medical expense insurance to people over 65 years of age. Medicare
Money charged for the insurance coverage reflecting expectation of loss. Premium
Uncertainty including the possibility of loss by an unexpected event for which insurance is used for. Risk
homeowners insurance sold to tenants living in the described property. Tenants
The person who identifies and classifies the degree of risk posed by the person trying to be insured. They determine whether or not coverage should be provided and what the rate should be Underwriter
Insurance that will cover an employer’s liability for injuries or death to people in their employment Workers' Compensation
The amount that has to be paid by the insured person during a calendar year before the insurer is responsible for more loss costs Deductible

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Bloodborne Pathogens Crossword

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Jan 27, 2017
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They are transmitted through blood or body fluid bloodborne pathogens
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome AIDS
PPE required for performing any first aid rubber gloves
The thickening of blood coagulation
Vampire food blood
A serious liver disease that can be prevented with a vaccine Hepatitis B
Causes AIDS HIV
An infection that attacks the liver but may have no symptoms Hepatitis C
Another word for needles Sharps
Sharp metal objects that can transport disease needles
Blood, saliva, etc. body fluids
Waste that poses an environmental danger due to its biological risk Infectious Waste
The action of stopping something from happening prevention
An approach to infection control to treat all human blodd and body fluids as if they were known to be infectious universal precautions
Help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available First aid
Equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from injury or infection personal protective equipment
Instruments used to administer medication into veins syringes
The state of being exposed to contact with something exposure
AIDS, HIV, Hepatitis C, etc. infectious diseases
The action or state of making or being made impure by polluting or poisoning contamination

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