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Provide assistance and care for mainly elderly patients

Long term care

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Provide special care for accidents or sudden illness

Emergency care

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Deal with mental disorders and disease

Mental health

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Health centers located in large companies or industries


Industrial health

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Offices owned by one or more dentists

Dental clinic

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Perform special diagnostic tests

Laboratory

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Provide care in a patients home

Home health care

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Provide physical, occupational, and other therapies

Rehabilitation

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4 main types of hospitals

Private
Religous
Non profit
Goverment

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Premium

Payment made to the insurance company

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Deductible

Amounts that must be paid by the patient for medical services before the policy begins to pay

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75\25% co insurance

Requires that specific percentages of expenses are shared by the patient and insurance company. Company pays 75 patients pay 25

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Co-payment

A specific amount of money a patient pays for a particular service

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HMOs

Health maintainer organization is a type of health insurance plan. Focuses on prevented medicine

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PPOs

Preferred provider organization is a type of health insurance plan usually provided by large companies to their employees

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Over the age of 65
Person with disability who has received social security benefits for at least two years

Medicare

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Low income
Children who qualify for public assistance
Physically disabled or blind

Medicaid

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Uninsured children of working families who earn too little to afford private insure bt too much to be eligible for Medicaid

State children's health insurance program

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Workers who get injured

Workers compensation

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Poly

Many or much

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Nulli

None

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Uni

One

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Mono

One

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Bi

Two

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Tri

Three

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Quad

Four

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Multi

Many

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Hemi

Half

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Semi

Partial or half

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Word parts that usually indicate the part of the body

Root word

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Indicate the procedure, condition, disorder, or disease

Suffix

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Indicate the location, time, number, or status

Prefix

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Neuro

Nerve

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Plasty

Surgical repair

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Itis

Inflammation

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Entero

Small intestine

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Gastro

stomach

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Cyan/o

Blue

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Erythro

Red

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Leuko

White

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Melano

Black

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Polio

Gray

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Who

World health organization
Preventing and controlling communicable diseases

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CDC

Center for disease control

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Act that led to the development of many regulations for cnas at long term care facilities

Obra

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Obra

Complete a state approved training program b pass a written exam action
Contuaing education
Periodic evaluation
Retraining if not work in 2 years

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Cost containment

Help control the rising health care cost

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Geriatric care

Care for elderly