Charts and Records Abbrevs/Vocab

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Charts and Records Abbrevs/Vocab
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  1. ABX
    antibiotic
  2. ARO
    antibiotic resistant organism
  3. BCCDC
    british columbia center for disease control
  4. C&S
    culture & sensitivity
  5. CD+
    clostridium difficile
  6. CMV
    cytomegalovirus (herpes)
  7. CRE
    carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae
  8. MIC
    microbiology
  9. MDRO
    multiple drug resistant organism
  10. MRSA
    methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus
  11. SARS
    severe acute respiratory syndrome
  12. TB
    tuberculosis
  13. VRE
    vancomycin resistant enterococci
  14. WHO
    world health organization
  15. CDC
    center for disease control
  16. NKA
    no known allergies
  17. NKDA
    no known drug allergies
  18. PE
    • physical examination
    • pulmonary embolism (depends on the situation)
  19. HAI
    hospital acquired infection
  20. PMHx
    previous medical history
  21. P4P
    pay for performance
  22. ATD
    admissions transfers discharges
  23. D/C
    discharge
  24. NOK
    next of kin
  25. MRP
    most responsible physician
  26. DOB
    date of birth
  27. PACU
    post anesthetic care unit
  28. LPN
    licensed practical nurse
  29. HR
    human resources
  30. PHN
    personal health number
  31. ELOS
    estimated length of stay
  32. OR
    operating room
  33. DNA
    do not acknowledge
  34. CPR
    cardio pulmonary resuscitation
  35. AVB
    aggressive violent behavior
  36. Hx
    history
  37. PCC
    patient care coordinator
  38. UC
    unit clerk
  39. Dx
    diagnosis
  40. Tx
    treatment
  41. CTU
    clinical teaching unit
  42. VO
    verbal order
  43. TO
    telephone order
  44. VS
    vital signs
  45. T
    temperature
  46. P
    pulse
  47. R
    respiration
  48. BP
    blood pressure
  49. AAT
    activity as tolerated
  50. HOB
    head of bed
  51. NICU
    neonatal intensive care unit
  52. FIPPA
    freedom of information and privacy protection act
  53. FOIPOP
    freedom of information and protection of privacy
  54. RLOS
    real length of stay
  55. AMA
    against medical advice
  56. ALC
    alternate level of care
  57. LTC
    long term care
  58. HH
    home health
  59. CCD
    continuing care division
  60. SW
    social worker
  61. Geri ψ
    geriatric psych
  62. respite
    caregivers that take over from other caregivers for a short period of time
  63. SVD
    spontaneous vaginal delivery

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