HCS 120 Week 3 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise Health Records and Patient-Related Information

HCS 120 Entire Course Link 
https://uopcourses.com/category/hcs-120/

HCS 120 Week 3 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Records and Patient-Related Information
Complete the Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Records and Patient-Related Information.
Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Records and Patient-Related Information
 
Complete the worksheet according to the following guidelines:
 
· In the space provided, write each term’s definition as used in health care. You must define the term in your own words; do not simply copy the definition from a textbook.
· In the space provided after each term’s definition, provide an explanation that illustrates the importance of the skill, concept, procedure, organization, or tool to which the term refers. In your explanation, you may wish to consider the following:
 
o     How has it influenced health care?
o     Why is it important to understand the appropriate application of the term or concept?


Save the completed worksheet as a Microsoft® Word document with your name in the file name.
Submit the file to your facilitator.
Note. You must define 20 terms related to health records and patient information in this worksheet. Therefore, in addition to the terms already provided for you below, finish the additional spaces on the worksheet with terms from your reading or discussion you were not previously familiar with and had to research.
 
Submitted by: [Type your name here.]
 




Term


Definition in your own words


Use the term in a sentence as it applies to the health care industry.




Patient history


 


 




Demographic


 


 




Physical


 


 




Advanced directives


 


 




Diagnosis


 


 




Prognosis


 


 




Allergies


 


 




Electronic health record


 


 




Discharge summary


 


 




E-prescribing


 


 




Meaningful use


 


 




Health information exchange


 


 




Master patient index


 


 




Database


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 
As you progress through your program, you are encouraged to continue to use your weekly vocabulary exercises to build a master glossary as a quick reference guide to use in your coursework and in your health care career.
 
Powered by