Type
Crossword
Description

A place where people go when they are sick hospital
A person who takes care of patients nurse
The department that ensures cleanliness evs
A feeling of wanting to help someone who is sick compassion
Coordinated effort on the part of a group acting together teamwork
Specialty care is given here clinic
The profession of preparing, preserving, compounding, and dispensing medical drugs pharmacy
A place you can go to get something to eat bistro
The name of our corporate partner ardent
A person qualified to practice medicine physician
A branch of medicine concerned with the use of radiant energy radiology
Images show the parts of your body in different shades of black and white xray
The quality of being outstanding or extremely good excellence
The treatment of disease or disorders as y some remedial, rehabilitating , or curative process therapy
To take part in special enjoyable activities in order to show that an occasion is important: like Healthcare week celebration

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 Care Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What type of public health care agency is operated by the government? Official
The U.S. of health and human services is the official agency at what level? Federal
Health activities that take place at the international level go through what organization? World Health Organization
Health care that provides a diverse range of medical services is called? Acute Care
What is a one day surgical care center? Ambulatory Surgery Center
These provide follow up care to patients after hospitalization Outpatient Clinic
A hospital that is dependent on gifts & donations as a source of revenue Nonprofit
The philosophy of this is to maintain comfort as death approaches Hospice Care
Places for people who are not candidates residing in a nursing home Adult Day Care Center
Home with services that emphasizes privacy and choice Assisted Care
The monthly fee that a person must pay for health care insurance coverage Premium
What takes place after an acute illness or injury? Rehabilitation
Care that can be initiated at any stage of illness whether terminal or not Palliative Care
What is the need to hold costs within fixed limits? Cost Containment
Meets the health care needs of our veterans Veterans Health Administration
What program is for adults ages 65 and older? Medicare
What program provides medical assistance for low income families? Medicaid
Independent nonprofit organization that serves as an advisor to improve the nations health Institute of Medicine

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

The Healthcare Delivery System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The emphasis of the health care industry is shifting from managing illness to managing health of a community and the environment Population Wellness
What type of care describes a variety of health, personal, and social services provided over a prolonged period Continuing
Type of care that is a service that provides short-term relief or “time off” for people providing home care to people that are ill, disabled, or frail Respite
Health services that are provided in the patients place of residence Home care
Health care services in which patients who are recovering from illness or disability receive rehabilitation and supportive care Restorative
Federally funded national health insurance program for people over 65 years of age in the U.S. Medicare
Facility that offers skilled care from a licensed nursing staff Skilled nursing
Is a caring discipline Nursing
Is a system of family-centered care that allows patients to live with comfort, independence, and dignity while easing the pains of terminal illness Hospice
What health service model shows that population based health care services provide the basis for preventive services Pyramid

Biology Careers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A person who studies chemical and physical principles of living things Biochemist
A person who study animals and their behavior Zoologist
A person who studies fungi Mycologist
A person who designs artificial organs and devices to replace body parts Biomedical Engineer
A person who is qualified to prepare and dispense medical drugs Pharmacist
A person who is qualified to diagnose and treat sick or injured people Physician
A person who is qualified to treat foot disorders Podiatrist
A health care professional who focuses on treatment of neuromuscular disorders Chiropractor
A trained person to care for sick or injured people Nurse
A scientist who focuses on living organisms Biologist
An expert on diet and nutrition Dietician
A person who is qualified to treat diseased or injured animals Veterinarian
A specialist in anatomy Anatomist
A person who studies organisms in small waters Marine Biologist
A doctor who is trained to treat nervous system disorders Neurologist

Healthcare Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A contract with a company where the subscriber pays a regular premium in exchange for a defined set of benefits Health Insurance
Reffered to as family doctor/PCP this person administers routine and preventive care, and makes referrals for specialty services when needed. Primary Care Provider
A provider who focuses on one area of medicine. Like a cardiologist or neurologist Specialist
A contracted, pre-determined dollar amount insurance company requires a patient to pay for a particular medical service. (It requires patients to pay a small amount upfront to deter people from seeking medical care that may not be necessary.) Copay
The contracted rate a health insurance company will pay toward a specific medical service. Allowable Charges
A contracted, pre-determined percentage of the allowable charge that a patient is required to pay for a particular medical service (after the deductible is met and before the out-of-pocket maximum is met). CoInsurance
A pre-determined annual amount patient must pay before insurance begins to cover. Deductible
Annual maximum amount patient is required to pay for in-network medical services per his/her insurance plan contract (typically, copay + coins + deductible) Out of Pocket
The person who is responsible for payment of the monthly premium, or whose employment is the basis for the coverage. Subscriber
A person entitled to health insurance benefits under the subscriber’s plan. Covered Member
Insurance Company Payor
A specific package of benefits negotiated between the company and the employer. Plan
Dates during which the insurance plan is active. Effective Dates
Explanation of Benefits is a statement from the insurance company that details payments and adjustments made for services. EOBs go to both the provider and the patient. EOB
/Response from the insurance company that states no payment will be made. (service could be not covered by the insurance plan, or the insurance company may need more information.) Denial
The order in which the claim is sent to insurance companies. If patient has more than one insurance plan, we must determine which insurance should be billed primary, secondary, etc. Primary: the first insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges. Secondary: the second insurance company designated to pay toward their allowable charges. Filing Order
The pathway a patient takes from one provider to another. Referrals may be required by insurance before a patient can be seen by the other provider. Referral
The process whereby a physician must obtain insurance approval before a patient receives certain treatment or drugs (study, test, procedure, surgery.) Authorization

Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

Health Careers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

first responders
Sports medicine aide
Physical Therapy
Pharmicist
Pharmacy Technician
Respiratory Therapist
dispense
cardiopulmonary
respiratory
vocational
portfolio
job outlook
ability
wages
leisure
prioritize
compromising
value
occupation
Career
Interests

Healthcare Week Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

spirit team
volunteers
presence of god
community
excellence
brooks street bistro
bread basket
caring
clinical
compassionate
doctors
exceptional
experience
family
family care suites
healing
healthcare week
hope
hospital
leaders
madison
maintenance
manager
micu
mission
mother odelia
nicu
nursing
patient centered care
patients
physicians
quality
respect
safety
ssicu
ssm health
st.marys
stewardship
strength
support staff
team work
values

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