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AED

Automated External Defibrillator

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ABC's

Airway, breathing, circulations

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CPR

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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CVA

Cerebrovascular accident

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EEOC

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

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EMS

Emergency medical services

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FMLA

Family Medical Leave Act

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HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

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MICE

Motion, ice, compression, elevation

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OCR

Office of Civil Rights

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PCC

Poison Control Center

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PHI

Protected Health Information

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POSS

Possible

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REM

Rapid eye movement

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RICE

Rest, ice, compression, elevation

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SE

Standard error

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STAT

Urgent; immediate

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Ther

Therapy

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TLC

Tender loving care

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Ung

Ointment

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+

Positive

22

Less than

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>

Greater than