Definition of Terms
The health care environment is constantly changing, new systems arise every day with terminology of their own to reflect the changes. As a health care professional, it is important for you to stay up-to-date with the terminology and its proper use.
Define each term in the table below. Share what you consider the most important aspect of each.
Note: You are encouraged to utilize the University of Phoenix Library or professional organizations for assistance with these terms and definitions rather than the general Internet.