Chapter 10: Career Skills in Diagnostic Services | Crossword


1.the act of assigning tasks to each member of a team.
3.a pulse measurement taken by listening over the apex (lower tip) of the heart using a stethoscope.
7.a test or treatment that does not require incisions to the skin or the insertion of instruments or other materials into the body.
10.a medical assistant who helps draw blood and receives specimens for testing.
11.a government program that provides retirement income, disability, and survivors' benefits.
12.the amount of money received in a pay period after all deductions have been taken out; also known as take-home pay.
13.the ability to know when to keep sensitive information private.
14.a healthcare worker who uses CT or other imaging techniques to pinpoint a tumor's location and consults a treatment plan to position the patient for radiation treatment. breath in (inhalation) and one breath out (exhalation).
16.a professional who performs vision testing and prescribes routine vision corrections.


2.the total amount of money earned in a pay period.
4.a condition in which a person's heart stops beating or does not beat well enough to circulate blood to the brain and other vital organs.
5.a medical emergency in which blood flow to a part of the brain is cut off.
6.a condition in which blood pressure is too low.
8.the key measurements that provide information about a person's health, including temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure.
9.emergency treatment given before regular medical services can be obtained.

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