Workbook to accompany Saunders Textbook of Medical Assisting / Edition 1

Workbook to accompany Saunders Textbook of Medical Assisting / Edition 1

by Diane M. Klieger
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721695752

ISBN-13: 9780721695754

Pub. Date: 09/07/2005

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This excellent student workbook takes information directly from the main text, offering a balance of terminology review, content review, content application, and critical thinking exercises. It provides all the tools necessary for completing application exercises, as well as competency checklists formatted to the national accreditation standards for competency

Overview

This excellent student workbook takes information directly from the main text, offering a balance of terminology review, content review, content application, and critical thinking exercises. It provides all the tools necessary for completing application exercises, as well as competency checklists formatted to the national accreditation standards for competency testing. Each step is weighted for easy scoring, and documentation is included as a necessary step where appropriate.

• Comprehensive reviews of terminology and content, reinforced by a variety of recall exercises.
• Application exercises that encourage students to put concepts into practice, including exercises that interface with the Medisoft software program on the CD-ROM.
• Critical thinking exercises that take information to the next level and prepare students for the real world through patient case scenarios.
• Skills competency checklists formatted to the national accreditation standards for competency testing. Each step is weighted for easy scoring, and charting is included as a necessary step where appropriate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721695754
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
09/07/2005
Edition description:
Workbook
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Section One: Strategies for Success
1. Becoming a Successful Student

Section Two: Transdisciplinary Themes
2. Diversity in Health Care Delivery
3. Law and Ethics in Health Care
4. Becoming a Professional
5. Human Behavior
6. Understanding Patient Behavior
7. Effective Communication
8. Communicating with Patients
9. Understanding Medical Terms

Section Three: Anatomy and Physiology
10. Basic Anatomy and Physiology
11. Circulatory System
12. Respiratory System
13. Digestive System
14. Nervous System
15. Skeletal System
16. Muscular System
17. Urinary System
18. Reproductive System
19. Endocrine System
20. Integumentary System

Section Four: Administrative
21. The Medical Office
22. Medical Office Communication
23. Medical Records
24. Financial Management
25. Medical Coding
26. Insurance
27. Computers in the Medical Office

Section Five: Clinical
28. Asepsis and Infection Control
29. Preparing the Exam Room
30. Vital Signs
31. Medical History Taking
32. Assisting with the Physical Exam
33. ECG
34. Radiography
35. Therapeutic Procedures
36. Specialty Diagnostic Testing
37. Introduction to the Physician’s Office Laboratory
38. CLIA-waived Tests
39. Understanding Medications
40. Administering Medications
41. Minor Office Surgery
42. Patient Education
43. Office Emergencies

Section Six: Employment and Beyond
44. Employment

Appendices
A. Abbreviations and Symbols
B. Common Prefixes and Suffixes
C. Common Laboratory Test Values
D. Math Review

Glossary

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