Medical Abbrieviations

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Medical Abbrieviations
2012-02-13 15:38:38
BMET terms

Abbrieviations for terms in BMET
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  1. MAE
    Mobility Assistive Equipment
  2. IS
    Information Services
  3. NFPA
    National Fire Protection Association
  4. OSHA
    Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  5. OT
    Occupational Therapy
  6. PACS
    Picture Archiving and Communication System
  7. CMS
    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
  8. ACS
    American Cancer Society
  9. AAMI
    Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
  10. EMR
    Electonic Medical Record
  11. CVICU
    CardioVascular Intensive-Care Unit
  12. ANSI
    American National Standards Institute
  13. DI
    Diagnostic Imaging
  14. EMDR
    Electronic Medical Device Recording
  15. WI-FI
    Wireless Fidelity
  16. CLES
    Certified laboratory Improvement Amendments
  17. IPPB
    Intermittent Positive Pressure Breathing
  18. CT
    Computed Tomography
  19. SMDA
    Safe Medical Devices Act
  20. HIMSS
    Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
  21. PHI
    Protected Health Information
  22. WAN
    Wide Area Network
  23. ICU
    Intensive-Care Unit
  24. IV
  25. PM
    Preventative Maintenance
  26. VPN
    Virtual Private Network
  27. HIPAA
    Health Information Portability and Accountability Act
  28. CRES
    Certified Radiology Equipment Specialist
  29. AMA
    American Medical Association
  30. RIS
    Radiology Information System
  31. DICOM
    Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine
  32. CPAP
    Continuous Positive Airway Pressure
  33. OR
    Operating Room
  34. HIS
    Hospital Information System
  35. CBET
    Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician
  36. EHR
    Electronic Health Record
  37. IM
    Information Management
  38. TJC
    The Joint Commission
  39. EMT
    Emergency Medical Technician
  40. PPE
    Personal Protective Equipment
  41. NICU
    Neonatal Intensive-Care Unit