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

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

Forensic Science Careers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who is the proffesor of Forensic Medicine at the University of Edinburgh? Sydney Smith
Who is a human rights activist and author? Dr. Porntip Roganasunan
Who is the director of the Forensic Pathology training program at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences? Reade Quinton
Who invented the marsh test for detecting arsenic? James Marsh
Who formulated the basic principle of forensic science? Edmond Locard
Who collects and examines evidence present at crime scenes? Crime Scene Invesigator
What is the interaction of the practice or study of psychology and the law? Forensic Psychology
_____________uses a variety of instruments to measure respiratory, sweat gland and cardiovascular responses to questions posed during an oral examination Polygraph Examiner
They collect, test and analyze blood samples to help provide critical evidence of how a crime happened and who committed it DNA Analyst
____________is a forensic specialist who is responsible for collecting and analyzing ballistics-related evidence, which includes firearms and ammunition Ballistics Expert
____________might treat assault victims, investigate crime scenes or provide health care in a correctional facility Forensic Nursing
____________ are scientific tests or techniques used in connection with the detection of crime Criminalistics
___________ is the is the investigation of materials, products, structures or components that fail or do not operate or function as intended, causing personal injury or damage to property Forensic Engineering
____________ is the use of toxicology and other disciplines such as analytical chemistry, pharmacology and clinical chemistry to aid medical or legal investigation of death, poisoning, and drug use Forensic Toxicology
________ is the proper handling, examination and evaluation of dental evidence, which will be then presented in the interest of justice Forensic Dentistry
____________is an activity that records the initial appearance of the crime scene and physical evidence, in order to provide a permanent record for the courts Forensic Photographer
__________involves applying skeletal analysis and techniques in archaeology to solving criminal cases Forensic Anthropology
___________examines the location and shape of blood drops, stains, puddles, and pools Bloodstain Pattern Analyst
__________is pathology that focuses on determining the cause of death by examining a corpse Forensic Pathology
_________is the science of obtaining, processing, and communicating information about the composition and structure of matter Analytical Chemistry

Health Careers Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Corrects misalignmnets, makes spinal adjustments Chiropractor
Cleans & polishes teeth works with dentist to treat oral disease and promote oral health Dental Hygienist
Gives aid to injured or ill people, transports to hospital EMT/Paramedic
uses radiation to treat cancer patients Radiation Therapist
Offer routine treatment to animals such as vital signs, treat minor injuries and give injections Veterinary Technician
Works under a physical therapist, assists in treatment Physical Therapy Assistant
Rehabilitates people with physical disabilities or injuries, assists patients with movement, functioning and pain. Physical therapist
Diagnoses and treat sick or injured animals Veterinarian
Administers medication and offers treatment to patients, coordinates care, and assesses patients. Registered Nurse
perform imaging examinations are responsible for accurately positioning patients and ensuring that a quality diagnostic image is produced. They work closely with radiologists, the physicians who interpret medical images to either diagnose or rule out disease or injury. Radiology technician
Develop, improve, sustain, or restore independence to any person who has an injury, illness, disability or psychological dysfunction. Occupational Therapist
Occupational health deals with all aspects of health and safety in the workplace and has a strong focus on primary prevention of hazards. Occupational Health
care for patients who have trouble breathing—for example, from a chronic respiratory disease, such as asthma or emphysema. Their patients range from premature infants with undeveloped lungs to elderly patients who have diseased lungs Respiratory Therapists
gather, analyze and code patient data for reimbursement from insurance companies; maintain accuracy and completeness of patient data for research and analysis as well as for databases and registries; and maintain the medical and treatment histories of patients. health Information Specialist
dispense prescription medications to patients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions. They also may conduct health and wellness screenings, provide immunizations, oversee the medications given to patients, and provide advice on healthy lifestyles. Pharmacist
allied health professional that analyzes and tests body fluids and tissues. Medical technologist
a scientist who studies the causes and effects of diseases, especially one who examines laboratory samples of body tissue for diagnostic or forensic purposes. Pathologist
pediatric health care professionals who work with children and families in hospitals and other settings to help them cope with the challenges of hospitalization, illness, and disability. Child Life Therapist
examine patients; take medical histories; prescribe medications; and order, perform, and interpret diagnostic tests. They often counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventive healthcare. Physician
diagnose and treat mental, behavioral, and emotional issues. Clinical Social Worker

Unit 2: Careers In Healthcare Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Process whereby a government authorizes people to work in a given job. Licensure
2-yr. degree associate's Degree
required in some health occupations. Preformed by regulatory body Regiatration
Treatment of diseases of the pulp,nerves, blood vessels and the root of teeth. Endodontics
straightening of teeth orthodontics
dental treatment of children Pedodontics
Treatment and prevention of disease of the gums,bone, and the structures supporting the teeth. Periodontics
Replacement of natural teeth with fake ones prosthodontics
DMD Dentist
Working under supervision of medical techs. can perform basic lab test Medical Laboratory Assistants
EMT Emergency Medical Technician
Focuses on ensuring proper alignment of the spine Doctor of Chiropractic
Diagnoses,treats, and prevents diseases or disorders Doctor Of Medicine
Works under supervision of physicians Physician Assistants
Administers medication to cause loss of sensation or feeling during surgery Anesthesiologist
Diseases of the heart cardiologist
Diseases of the skin Dermatologist
Acute illness or injury Emergency Physician
Promotes wellness, treat illness or injury in all age groups Family Physician
Diseases of the stomach and instine Gastroenterologist
Doctor for old people Gerontologist
Doctor for females Gynecologist
Doctor for internal Organs Internist
Brain Doctor Neurologist
Pregnancy and delivery doctor Obstetrician
Doctor for Tumors/Cancer Oncologist
Eye Doctor Ophthalmologist
Child Doctor Pediatrician

MEDICAL SPECIALTIES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Physician that treats diseases and disorders of cancer, tumors Oncologist
Physician who treats all types of illness and all ages of patients Family Practitioner
Physician who treats reactions to mold, dust, fur or pollen allergist
Physician that administers medication that causes loss of sensation anesthesiologist
Specialty of medicine that deals with obesity Bariatrics
Treats diseases and disorders of the heart and blood vessels cardiologist
The study of the skin, hair and nails dermatology
Treats and uses the "whole person" approach to healthcare DO
Treats all aspects of trauma or accidents, all ages Emergency Medicine
The study of treating glands, organs and hormones of the body endocrinology
The study of the stomach, intestines and associated organs gastroenterology
Treats diseases and disorders of the elderly gerontologist
Treats diseases and disorders of the female genital tract and illness gynecologist
Treats diseases and disorders of all internal organs Internist
The study of the kidneys nephrology
Treats diseases and disorders of the brain, spinal cord & nervous system neurologist
Treats diseases and disorders of pregnancy, labor and delivery obstetrics
Treats diseases and disorders of cancer, tumors oncologist
The study of the eyes ophthalmology
Treats diseases and disorders of bones, fractures, muscles orthopedist
Treats diseases and disorders of the ear, nose and throat otorhinolaryngologist
The study of cells, fluids, tissues, biopsies and autopsies pathology
Treats diseases and disorders of the children, under the age of 18 pediatrician
Another name for a physical medicine specialist physiatrist
Treats disease and disorder foot and ankle podiatrist
Reconstructs and corrects face lifts, skin grafting, disfigurements Plastic Surgeon
The study of the anus, rectum and intestines proctology
Uses x-rays and radioactive substances to diagnose Radiologist
Treats diseases and disorders of internal injuries, or corrects deformities Surgeon
Treats disease and disorders of the kidney, bladder and urinary system urologist
Treats disease and disorders of the joints, arthritis rheumatologist
Treat patients using manipulative treatments chiropractor
Treats patients with pain using thin hollow needles under the skin acupuncturist

The Total Health Care Team Crossword

Type
Crossword
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

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

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Descriptive term that means away from the trunk distal
type of physician that specializes in heart conditions cardiologist
medical term that describes inflammation of a tendon tendinitis
joint movement in which the joint angle gets smaller flexion
this joint movement only occurs at the shoulder and hip circumduction
This tool measures joint angles goniometer
A patient with an eye injury or disease would be referred to this specialist ophthalmologist
the prefix term that means "arm" brachi
the prefix term that means "ligament" syndesmo
in the term for the disease fibromyalgia, the part of the term "myalgia" refers to muscle pain
You are writing a note for a patient who is seeing you after surgery. This is a ______-op note post
to describe the tissue surrounding a wound you would use the perfix: peri
the flu shot is an example of an injection that goes into a muscle. The medical term for this type of injection is: intramuscular
The medical term for "under the skin" subcutaneous
You are writing a note and want to indicate that the patient has full active range of motion. What abbreviation do you use? AROM
The note indicates a limit of ADL. What is the patient having trouble with? activities of daily living
blood in a joint cavity is referred to as: hemarthrosis
A patch that administers medicine across the skin (i.e. nicotine patch) can be described as transdermal
suffix with the meaning "pertaining to" al
a fast pulse or heart rate would be called tachycardia
You would examine a patient's skin color for a yellow tint, which is also called Jaundice
a condition of a crooked or bent vertebral column is also known as scoliosis
Your patient just had ACL surgery. What structure was repaired? anterior cruciate ligament
You ask your patient, "what happened?" in order to determine the MOI. What does MOI stand for? mechanism of injury
What is a common format for documentation? SOAP
which range of motion does the clinician perform for the patient? passive
what type of questions should you ask when taking a history? open ended
this abbreviation is used to describe a patient with low back pain LBP
this abbreviation is used when the patient has normal exam results or is within normal limits WNL
This abbreviation is used when a patient is able to walk without assistance or bear their full weight FWB
a concussion does not always result in a loss of consciousness, which is abbreviated as: LOC
this abbreviation can be used to define either gloves (used during wound care) or a health screening prior to sports participation PPE
this abbreviation is used to describe the primary problem or complaint of the patient cc
Pain on the inside of the knee may indicate an injury to this ligament MCL
this abbreviation is used to describe the least amount or minimum range min
When assessing the need for CPR, one would first check for breathing and circulation, often referred to as: ABCs
documented in the "plan" section of a SOAP note, the short term goals are abbreviated as: STG

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

Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many levels of organization are there in the human body? six
Concerns structures that cannot be seen without magnification Microscopic anatomy
The study of the function of anatomical structures Physiology
The study of the functions of the human body Human physiology
The cornerstone of human physiology is___________,the study of the functions of living cells Cell physiology
The study of the physiology of specific organs Special physiology
The study of the effects of diseases on organ or system functions Pathological
Analyzes the internal structure of indivdual cells Cytology
Considers features visible with the unaided eye Gross anatomy
Refers to the study of general form and superficalmarkings Surface anatomy
Considers the sutructure of major organs systems, which are groups of organs that function together in coordinated manner Systemic anatomy
Means "a cutting open" the study of in ternal and external structures ans the relationships between body parts Anatomy
The study of how living organisms perform their vital functions Physiology
Refers to the existance of a stable internal enivorment Homeostasis
What system delivers air to sites where gas exchange can occur between the air and circulating blood? Respiratory System