H.1   Definitions:

  1. Referral (D.5.a, E.1.a) means that there is an identified resource for that service. A contract for services, memorandum of understanding or statutory access must facilitate those services. Protocols and necessary information in order to execute a referral must be documented and available within the centers.

H.2   Acronyms/ Abbreviations:

  1. ADA – Americans with Disabilities Act
  2. AOD – Alcohol and Other Drugs
  3. CLIA – Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments
  4. CQI – Continuous Quality Improvement
  5. CQIRT – Continuous Quality Improvement Review Tool
  6. CPT – Current Procedural Terminology
  7. DO – Doctor of Osteopathy
  8. DSM IV – Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition
  9. EPSDT – Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment Program
  10. FTE – Full-time equivalent
  11. GC – Gonorrhea
  12. Hgb/Hct – Hemoglobin/ Hematocrit
  13. HIV/ AIDS – Human Immunodeficiency Virus/ Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
  14. ICD-9 or 10 – International Classification of Disease- Version 9 or 10
  15. IUD – Intrauterine device (contraceptive)
  16. KOH – Potassium Hydroxide Preparation (fungal smear)
  17. LPN – Licensed Practical Nurse
  18. MD – Doctor of Medicine
  19. NP – Nurse Practitioner
  20. OAR – Oregon Administrative Rules
  21. OHD – Oregon Health Division
  22. OMAP – Oregon Medical Assistance Program (Medicaid)
  23. ORS – Oregon Revised Statutes
  24. OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Association
  25. OTC – Over-the-counter medication (nonprescription)
  26. PA – Physician Assistant
  27. PAP – Papanicolaou smear (cervical screening test)
  28. PPD – Intradermal tuberculosis screening test
  29. QA – Quality Assurance
  30. QMHP – Qualified Mental Health Professional
  31. RN – Registered Nurse
  32. SBHC – School-Based Health Center
  33. STD/ STI – Sexually Transmitted Disease/Sexually Transmitted Infection
  34. TAO – Technical Assistance Office
  35. UHCG – Urine Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (qualitative pregnancy test)