communication vocab

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communication vocab
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  1. person delegated to provide care for a partially dependent patient
    caregiver
  2. a service or activity performed by a group of people for the benefit of the public; may be a non-profit organization
    community services
  3. methods of communication via digital methods such as fax, email, voicemail, or by computer
    electronic cummunication
  4. systematic collection of a patient's health care and treatment in a digital format
    electronic health records
  5. systematic collection of a patient's health care and treatment in a digital format in the physician's office or medical facility
    electronic medical record
  6. Emergency Medical Service; organization that provides acute medical care out of the hospital and may provide transport to patients in medical crisis
    EMS
  7. a loss of brain function often memory that occurs with some diseases
    dementia
  8. facsimile, the machine or the method by which a scanned printed material is transported via telephone transmission
    fax
  9. a document with information that can be tailored to individual needs
    form letter
  10. relating to elderly patients, determined by age and patient's profile
    geriatric
  11. HIPPA; a law that governs the sharing or disclosure of patient information
    Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
  12. person responsible for day-to-day operation of a company
    office manager
  13. relating to patients from birth to the age of maturity, usually 18 years of age
    pediatric
  14. software that stores patient information for use in billing, scheduling, patient calls, and registration
    practice management software
  15. the first part of a word, before the root, that may alter the root
    prefix
  16. the central part of a word that may refer to a part of the body or system
    root
  17. the end part of the world that alters the meaning of the root
    suffix
  18. a person under the authority of another person in an organization
    subordinate
  19. person that is in charge of a particular department or facility
    supervisor

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