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AA: Nursing Knowledge AA-04: Medical Terminology
No. Competency Item NAC DEV COM DTE EXC
AA-04-01 Identify the meanings of common prefixes, suffixes, and root words used in medical reporting and documenting.
AA-04-02 Identify and use common, standard and approved abbreviations in documentation.
AA-04-03 Identify and use common medical symbols.
AA-04-04 Use appropriate medical terminology in reporting and documentation.
AA-04-05 Know common agency policies and procedures regarding documentation and use of medical / nursing terminology.
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