Medical Flashcards

The medical systems throughout the world have been a hot topic for the last couple of years. Continued globalization, shifting political influence and all other kinds of factors have put a lot of pressure on the people managing the medical systems. We know this and we think that a better understanding of all the options a person has can only do good for that person and for the system as a whole.

But first, check out our samples. Which Medical Expense plan has no deductible? What is the purpose of both deductibles and co-insurance? Which policy would have a deductible, Base Plan or Major Medical? Of course, we tried to go easy with these. They’re just some of the less-difficult questions you’ll have to answer. Check out all the other in our complete trivia.

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Medical Flashcards


  • Side A: DOT regulates what types of vehicles/passengers?
    Side B: 1) Gross vehicle weight 10,001 lbs or more 2) Transport 8 passengers for profit 3) Transmort 15 passengers 4) Carries HAZMAT

  • Side A: Which dept. operates within the DOT and oversees the medical cert of drivers?
    Side B: FMCSA

  • Side A: The ME has no discretion when it comes to which standards?
    Side B: Hearing, vision, epilepsy, insulin use.

  • Side A: DEMOGRAPHIC FACE SHEET
    Side B: Generally the first thing you find in a medical record. It contains the member info such as Name, DOB, Age, Weight, Height, Address, SSN, Sex, Marital Status, Emergency Contact info, etc

  • Side A: PROGRESS NOTES
    Side B: Notes made by a nurse, physician, social worker, physical therapist, and other health care professionals that describe the patient's condition and the treatment given or planned. Progress notes in an in-hospital setting are recorded daily. Those in a clinic or office setting are usually preceded by an episodic or interval history and are recorded as accounts of each visit.

  • Side A: FLOW SHEET
    Side B: A summary of several changing factors, especially the patient's vital signs or weight and the treatments and medications given.  In labor the flow sheet displays the progress of labor, including centimeters of cervical dilation, cervical effacement, position of the baby's head, baby's heart rate, frequency of contractions, mother's temperature and blood pressure, and medications given or procedures performed.

  • Side A: Glassware used to measure 24hr urine volumes is a:a) Volumetric flaskb) Beakerc) Erlenmeyer cylinderd) Graduated cylindere) Safety bulb
    Side B: d) Graduated cylinder

  • Side A: Glassware used to make 100mls of 12% solution is a:a) Volumetric flaskb) Beaker c) Erlenmeyer cylinderd) Graduated cylindere) Safety bulb
    Side B: a) Volumetric flask

  • Side A: A suction device used to draw up liquids is a:a) Volumetric flaskb) Beakerc) Erlenmeyer flaskd) Graduated cylindere) Safety bulb
    Side B: e) Safety bulb

  • Side A: free nerve endings
    Side B: sensitive to touch and pressure; are situated b/n epidermal cells, on corneal surface of eye

  • Side A: root hair plexus
    Side B: monitors distortions and movements across the body surface

  • Side A: merkel discs
    Side B: fine touch & pressure receptors; extremely sensitive