Type
Crossword
Description

The process of establishing the qualifications of licenses professionals, organizational members, or organizations, and assessing their background and legitimacy. Credentialing
An organization of physicians who may maintain separate offices but who negotiate contracts with insurance companies and medical facilities as a group IPA
An individual who is a “mid-level” medical care professional such as Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner Midlevel
A unique 10-digit identification number NPI
An individual who provides medical or related services. Practitioners
A physician who specializes in family practice, internal medicine, or pediatrics who is a patient’s first contact for health care. PCP
A group of physicians, hospitals, and other health care providers that agree to provide medical services at pre-negotiated prices and rates. Provider Network
A practitioner that is not required to go through the credentialing process Registered Physician
Doctors who have completed advanced education and clinical training in a specific area of medicine Specialist
An occupational license that permits a person to legally practice medicine Medical License
An online data repository of credentialing information CAQH
The right of a physician to use the facilities and equipment of a hospital. Hospital Privileges

The Total Health Care Team Crossword

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Description

position requires employee to have goo medical terminology and administrative skills admissions clerk
with addition training in the ophthalmic field medical assitant can become a COT
provides basic nursing care to patients in nursing and retirement homes CNA
lab tech who specializes in the formation,structure and function of cells cytologist
clerical and chairside assistant of dentists dental assistant
provides special training to perform dental services including radiology, apply meds and patient education dental hygientist
skilled in performing EKGs in clinic/hospital settings EKG Technician
also know n as a medical technologist works under the supervision of a pathologist Lab Technician
trained to work in physician offices on both th clinical and admin side CMA
professional nurse who completed a nursing program and passed examination RN
professional nurse with extensive training in labor and delivery Nurse Midwife
Registered nurse with a masters degree who works under the supervison of a physician Nurse practitioner
has basic nursing skills and commonly work in hospitals and nursing homes LPN
specialized training in nutritional management dietitian
has associate degree and works under the supervision of a Registered Occupational Therapist OTA
assist licensed pharmacist in preparing medications Pharmacy Technician
extensive training in drawing blood from veins phlebotomist
trained in certain aspects of the practice to provide assistance; under direct supervision of physician PA
training in radiology procedures; assist radiologist Xray Tech
performs routine clerical, communication and reception tasks in a hospital setting Unit Clerk

Health Science 2 Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Advances in medicine reach the general public through the health care system
These facilities are equipped to handle a broad range of medical needs, including emergency and surgical services General hospitals
Unlike general hospitals, specialty hospitals limit their practices to a specific age or condition. Specialty hospitals
Federal, state, and local governments operate these hospitals. Government hospitals
This type of medical facility often is the home to research and educational programs University or College hospitals
these facilities house elderly patients who can no longer live independently because of heath or other issues. Long-term care facilities
those that do not require a hospital stay outpatient procedures
meaning illnesses that will be fatal terminal illnesses
or care for the terminally ill, is also often delivered in the home. Hospice care
controlling symptoms and making the person as comfortable as possible while allowing them to die with dignity. palliative care,
is both a health service and health insurance. HMO
. One of the largest government insurance programs is Medicare
especially among the elderly who are more likely to have health issues Medigap
the government also provides insurance for those who cannot afford it Medicaid
are the professionals who administer the health care. They all work together to make sure that all aspects of the patient’s health are monitored. Health care teams
the doctor patients see regularly to maintain overall health, is the leader of the team. These doctors are known as general practitioners, or family doctors, primary care physician
these professionals acquire more education and skills than a registered nurse and can perform some services generally reserved for doctors. nurse practitioners
These health professionals are responsible for filling prescriptions and dispensing medications. Pharmacists
the study of disease Epidemiology
the relationships between social and economic elements, also shape health services Socioeconomics

Sports Medicine Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

National Athletic Trainers' Association NATA
A medical professional who provides emergent care and transport of an individual to a medical facility Emergency Medical Technicin
Board of Certification-national certifying body for athletic trainers BOC
Continuing education unit CEU
Athletic Training Education Program ATEP
Physician who is concerned with the care of the foot Podiatrist
A specialist concerned with the use of radiant energy (X rays, etc.) in the diagnosis and treatment of disease Radiologist
A physician who specializes in the ear, nose, and throat Otolaryngologist
A physician who deals with the structure, functions, and disease of the eyes Ophthalmologist
A physician who specializes in internal medicine Internist
Who is skilled in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury in the mouth Dentist
Physician who specializes in the heart and heart disease Cardiologist
Individual who specializes in the field of athletic training; overseas entire sports medicine program Certified athletic trainer

Health Care Careers Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Examines eyes for vision problems and defects Optometrist
Provides total patient care by assessing a patients condition, administering medications, dressing changes, starting IVs, giving blood and other treatments Registered Nurse
Doctors who specialize in the care of the teeth and mouth Dentist
A person who is responsible for the planning of individual therapeutic meals to help promote healing Dietician
Relating to or using the methods or principles of science Scientific
A physician specialty who specializes in the diagnosis of diseases and infections by examining cells, tissues, and body fluids of patients pathologist
Provde a therapeutic environment for the delivery of health care Support Services
An individual awaiting or under medical care and treatment Patient
Create a picture of patient health status at a single point in time Diagnostic Services
The common name for a physician: a person skilled in the healing arts Doctor
A scientist that studies human genes Geneticist
Manintain or change the health status of the patient over time Therapeutic Services
Use scientific and technical advancements to enhance diagnostic and therapeutic abilities in health care Biotechnology
Provide functions that support and document patient care Health Informatics
Also called heart beat Pulse
A person who dispenses and suggests medications to be used in the treatment of diseases and disorders Pharmacist
Tools you use for a specific task Equipment

Health literacy Crossword

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Description

to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions Health literacy
defined as: a doctor of medicine or osteopathy, podiatrist ,etc. Health care providers
physician who provides both the first contact for a person with an undiagnosed health concern Primary care physician
physician whose practice is limited to a particular branch of medicine or surgery, especially one who is certified by a board of physicians. Specialist
specified amount of money that the insured must pay before an insurance company will pay a claim Deductible
an amount to be paid for an insurance policy. Premium
amount of money that a person with health insurance is required to pay at the time of each visit to a doctor or when purchasing medicine Copayment
type of health insurance. Managed health care
account of all medical events and problems Medical history
identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. Diagnosis
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Hipaa
methods and treatments used by unskillful doctors or by people who pretend to be doctors. Quackery

Ethics & Legal Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Use (something) to bad effect or for a bad purpose; misuse. Abuse
legal doctrine related to the guilt of someone who aids or abets in the commission of a crime Aiding & Abetting
A threat or attempt to inflict offensive physical contact or bodily harm on a person (as by lifting a fist in a threatening manner) that puts the person in immediate danger of or in apprehension of such harm or contact Assault
An offensive touching or use of force on a person without the person's consent Battery
The issuing of a statement or certificate by a professional organization to a person who has met the requirements of education and/or experience and who meets the standards set by the organization Certification
Threat of kidnapping, extortion, force or violence to be performed immediately or in the future, or the use of parental, custodial, or official authority over a child Coercion
The act of saying false things in order to make people have a bad opinion of someone or something Defamation
A system of moral principles that apply values and judgments to the practice of medicine Ethics
A clear and voluntary indication of preference or choice, usually oral or written, and freely given in circumstances where the available options and their consequences have been made clear (informed consent Expressed Consent
An intentional tort; the intentional unjustified, nonconsensual detention or confinement of a person within fixed boundaries for any length of time. Restraint may be physical, chemical, or emotional False Imprisonment
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information HIPAA
An agreement by a patient to allow disclosure of private health information in cases in which the patient has been informed about the information to be disclosed, the purpose of the disclosure, and his or her right to object to the disclosure, but has not done so. Implied Consent
A formal agreement that a patient signs to give permission for a medical procedure (such as surgery) after having been told about the risks, benefits, etc. Informed Consent
Illicit (i.e., unauthorized) use of documentary materials related to treatment or condition of a patient. Invasion of Privacy
An area of commercial law dealing with a set of contractual, quasi-contractual and non-contractual fiduciary relationships that involve a person, called the agent, that is authorized to act on behalf of another (called the principal) to create legal relations with a third party. Law of Agency
The branch of law that deals with the application of medical knowledge to legal problems. Laws
Responsible by law; legally answerable Liable
A false accusation written, printed, or typewritten, or presented in a picture or a sign that is made with malicious intent to defame the reputation of a person who is living or the memory of a person who is dead, resulting in public embarrassment, contempt, ridicule, or hatred. Libel
The state or condition of having a license granted by official or legal authority to perform medical acts and procedures not permitted by persons without such a license Licensure
Improper, illegal, or negligent professional activity or treatment, especially by a medical practitioner, lawyer, or public official Malpractice
Concerning or relating to what is right and wrong in human behavior Morals
Fail to care for properly Neglect
The failure to do something that a reasonable person of ordinary prudence would do in a certain situation or the doing of something that such a person would not do Negligence

Basics of Health Insurance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

EMT Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ethnical principle or legal right that a physician or other health professional will hold secret all informathion relating to a patient. confidentually
Moral principles that govern a persons or groups behavior. Ethics
The branch of medicine that deals with the incidence, distribution and possible control of disease. Epidemiology
Just behavior or treatment. Justice
Permission for something to happen or agreement to do something. Consent
Program that monitors and measures the quality of clinical care. Quality assurance
National association of emergency medical technicians NAEMT
Usually the first EMS trained provider to arrive on scene First Responder
National council of state EMS training coordinates NCSEMSTC
THe process by which an agency or assosiation grants recognition to an individual who has met its qualifications. Certification

Law and Ethics Chapter 4 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a legal agreement in which physicians agree to share a facility and staff but do not, as a rule, share responsibility for legal actions of each other Associate practice
a fixed monthly fee paid by an HMO to healthcare providers for providing medical services to patients who are members of that HMO capitation rate
legislation or regulation stating that hospitals and healthcare professionals are not required to assist with such procedures as abortion and sterilization conscience clause
a type of medical practice, as established by law, which is managed by a board of directors corporation
a legal agreement in which two or more physicans share the business operation of a medical practice and become responsible for the actions of the other partners partnership
a business run by an individual to whom a franchisor grants the exclusive right to market a product or service in a certain market area franchise
a type of managed care plan that offers a range of health services to plan members for a predetermined fee per member by a limited group of providers HMO
three or more physicians who share the same facility and practicemedicine together group practive
the person, such as a primary care physician, or entity, wuch as an nsurance company, that approves patient referrals to other physicians or services gatekeeper
an agreement to pay a fee to another physician or agency for the referral of patients; this is illegal in some states and is considered to be an unethical medical practice fee splitting
a type of medical plan that pays for and manages the medical care a patient receives MCO
federal program that provides healthcare coverage for persons over 65 years of age as well as for disabled persons or those who suffer kidney disease or other debilitating ailments medicare
federal program, implemented by the individual states, to provide financial assistance for the indigent medicaid
a managed care concept in which the patient must use a medical provider who is under contract with the insurer for an agreed-upon fee in order to receive copayment from teh insurer PPO

Health Insurance Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What does the acronym PPO stand for? Preferred Provider Organization
What is the acronym for Health Maintenance Organization? HMO
There are two types of medical billing: Institutional and _______________________. Professional
An __________ is a statement sent by a health insurance company to covered individuals explaining what medical treatments and/or services were paid for on their behalf. EOB
What type of claim form is used by hospitals? UB-04
Another name for a Health Information Specialist is a _________________________ Specialist. Reimbursement
An _____________________________ is a digital version of the traditional paper-based medical record for an individual. The EMR represents a medical record within a single facility, such as a doctor's office or a clinic. EMR
What is the amount you pay for health care services before your health insurance begins to pay? Deductible
A __________ is a fixed amount you pay for a health care service? Copay
A primary care physician is also known as a _______________________. Gatekeeper
What is the abbreviation for out-of-network? OON
What is the abbreviation for in-network? INN
What type of managed care plan lets you choose between an HMO or a PPO each time you need care? POS
How many parts does Medicare have? Four
A 1996 federal law that is sometimes called the "privacy rule", outlining how certain entities can use or disclose personal health information. HIPAA
The reason for the visit or surgery that defines the disease process or injury. Medical Necessity
M48.1 is an example of what type of code? ICD-10
What does UB stand for in UB-04? Uniform Bill
The healthcare system, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, that active and retired military and their dependents use. Tricare
The entity that reimburses the provider for services. Insurance companies, Medicare, Medicaid, and third-party administrators are all payers in the healthcare industry. Payer
Any health care plan, provider, or service that transmits health care information in an electronic form and is thereby governed by laws and regulations in the handling of such data. It's called a covered _______________? Entity