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HCS/120
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS
 
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HCS 120 Week 1 Job Interview Question
Imagine you are interviewing for a position in a health care facility, and the first step in the interview process is to answer the following question in writing: What is the importance of medical terminology?
 Answer the question in 350-700 words. 
 
HCS 120 Week 1 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Basic Health Care Language
Complete the Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Basic Health Care Language.
Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Basic Health Care Language
 
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 10 basic health care terms in this worksheet. Therefore, in addition to the terms 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.




Treatment


 


 




Prevention


 


 




Provider


 


 




Ambulatory


 


 




Copayment


 


 




Inpatient


 


 




Outpatient


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 
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.
 
HCS 120 Week 2 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Structures and Divisions.
Complete the Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Structures and Divisions.
Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Structures and Divisions
 
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 30 basic health care terms related to health care structures and divisions 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.




Hospital


 


 




Ambulatory care facility


 


 




Wellness center


 


 




Physician’s office


 


 




Hospice care facility


 


 




Long-term care facility


 


 




Home health care


 


 




Mental health facility


 


 




Nonprofit facility


 


 




Public health


 


 




CCRC


 


 




Emergency room


 


 




Physical therapy


 


 




Radiology


 


 




Pediatrics


 


 




Surgical ward


 


 




Oncology


 


 




Ultrasound


 


 




Hematology


 


 




Cardiology


 


 




ICU


 


 




Orthopedics


 


 




Neurology


 


 




OB/GYN


 


 




ENT


 


 




Gastroenterology


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 
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.
 
HCS 120 Week 2 Health Care Structures Worksheet
Choose one health care structure or delivery system from your readings or vocabulary exercise this week that most interests you, personally or professionally.
 Describe the structure or system using the Health Care Structures Worksheet.
 Use at least one reference.
Health Care Structures Worksheet
 
Choose one structure or system from your readings or this week’s vocabulary exercise that most interests you, personally or professionally. Identify it below.
 
Structure:
 
Describe the structure or system by filling out the following. Address each point with complete, grammatically correct sentences.
 
· Focus or mission of the structure or system (100–200 words):
 
· Description of the population served (100–200 words):
 
· Real-world example of such a structure or system (200–300 words):
 
 
HCS 120 Week 2 Health Care Services Worksheet
Choose one health care service or function from your readings or vocabulary exercise this week that most interests you, personally or professionally.
 Describe the service or function using the Health Care Service Worksheet. Use at least one reference.
Health Care Service Worksheet
 
Choose one health care service or function from your readings or this week’s vocabulary exercise that most interests you, personally or professionally. Identify it below.
 
Division:
 
Describe the chosen service or function of care by filling out the following. Address each point with complete, grammatically correct sentences.
 
· Focus or mission of the service or function (100–200 words):
 
· Description of the population served (100–200 words):
 
· Specific care providers or professionals who work in this service or function (100–200 words):
 
· How this service or function of care interacts with the health care structure in which it exists (100–200 words):
 
 
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.
 
 
HCS 120 Week 3 Newspaper Article
Your local newspaper has asked you to write a 700- to 1,050-word, two-part article regarding patient health data and technology.
 Part 1
 Identify components of a patient's health care record.
Part 2
 Examine the influence of technology and reform in the health care industry.
 Consider the following questions as you write your article:

  • What has changed over the last 20 years? Have the changes been positive or negative?

  • How has the patient been affected by the changes?


Use terms from your Weekly Vocabulary Exercises and readings. Emphasize the terms by bolding them in your final document.
 
HCS 120 Week 4 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Body Systems
Complete the Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Body Systems.
Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Body Systems
 
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 involved in human body systems 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.




Circulatory system


 


 




Digestive system


 


 




Immune system


 


 




Nervous system


 


 




Respiratory system


 


 




Urinary system


 


 




Muscular system


 


 




Skeletal system


 


 




Endocrine system


 


 




Reproductive system


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 
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.
 
HCS 120 Week 4 Body Systems Brochure
Select one of the body systems from the University of Phoenix Material: Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Body Systems.
Create a brochure, using the Brochure Builder, you could present to high school students to encourage better health-seeking behaviors.
Describe why this body system is vital to a healthy life, as well as why you should take care of it.
Answer the following questions in your brochure:

  • What is the function of this major body system?

  • What role does it play in overall health?

  • What major organs comprise this body system?

  • What diseases can affect organs in this body system? What are the effects of these diseases?


Include the following in your brochure:

  • Appropriate pictures, diagrams, and graphics that illustrate your explanations

  • Appropriately cited references


Use terms from your Weekly Vocabulary Exercises. Emphasize the terms by bolding them in your bulletin.
 
 
HCS 120 Week 5 Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Reporting, Compliance, and Reform
Complete the Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Reporting, Compliance, and Reform.
Weekly Vocabulary Exercise: Health Care Reporting, Compliance, and Reform
 
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 25 terms involved in health care reporting, compliance, and reform 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.




Autopsy rate


 


 




Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


 


 




Mortality rate


 


 




Institute of Medicine


 


 




Occupancy rate


 


 




Service lines


 


 




Daily census


 


 




Epidemiology


 


 




Compliance


 


 




Compliance officer


 


 




Addendum


 


 




Audit trail


 


 




Protected health information


 


 




Release of information


 


 




HIPAA


 


 




Affordable Care Act


 


 




American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009


 


 




HITECH Act


 


 




Preexisting medical condition


 


 




Legislation


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 


 


 




 
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.
 
 
HCS 120 Week 5 Health Care Reporting Worksheet
Complete the Health Care Reporting Worksheet.
Health Care Reporting Worksheet
 
Provide responses to the following questions, based on your readings and class discussions, in 100–200 words each.
 
· Describe the difference between internal and external reports. What functions might an organization’s internal reports serve? What functions might its external reports serve?
 
· How might reports empower an organization? 

What considerations might you make when sharing reported information with the following parties?
 
o     Supervisors:
 
o     Peers:
 
o     The public:
 
 
HCS 120 Week 5 Regulations Presentation
Create a 7- to 10-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation answering the following question: What is the primary purpose of health care regulations and regulatory agencies? 
 Include the following in your presentation:

  • Identify one agency overseeing health care delivery, or choose one regulation affecting health care.

  • Explain whether the regulation or the agency is at the local, state, or federal level.

  • Provide an example of a health care delivery structure that must comply with this regulation or regulatory agency.

  • Describe the effects this regulation or agency has had on health care.

  • Appropriate graphics

  • Speaker notes using complete sentences and correct grammar, punctuation, and spelling

  • Introduction, conclusion, and reference slides

  • Appropriately cited references


Format any citations inyour presentation consistent with guidelines as set forth by your course facilitator.
 Use terms from your Weekly Vocabulary Exercises. Emphasize the terms by bolding or highlighting them in your presentation.
 
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