Terminology

These terms may be helpful to the Student and Instructor.

Abbreviation

Location

Definition

Accudose

All

Located in Med Room; computerized drawers for medications

Paragon Med-Admin

Computers

Electronic MAR

AICU

3rd

Adult Intensive Care Unit

CareNet

Computers

Intranet Access to Policies and Procedures; and other resources

CCU

2nd Floor Tower

Coronary Care Unit (Intensive Care) is now the SICU

CVR

2nd Floor Tower

Cardiovascular Services – Cardiac Recovery for post-op heart surgeries

EBSCO Host

All

Search engine for medical resources; available on all computers

E-Orders

Computers

Electronic Order Entry System

ERC

LL

Education Resource Center

Graduate Nurse Program

 

Transition program for newly graduated nurses

HealthStream

Computers

Computer Bases Learning

MSDS/SDS

All

Material Safety Data Sheets – information on hazardous materials

NICU

4th Floor Tower

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

NRC

All

Nursing Reference Center- nursing references and patient education

NT

 

Nurse Technician – student nurse position

Order Management (Paragon)

All

Computer program used to enter orders, locate patients, print forms, etc.

PAA

LL

Preadmission Area- Colonnades, ground level

PACU

2nd

Post Anesthesia Care Unit = Recovery Room

Paragon

Computers

Computer Charting

PCA

 

Patient Care Assistant = Nursing Assistant or CNA

PCU

3rd

Progressive Care Unit

Pyxis

All

Computer Locked cabinets for general supplies

RCH

5th

Restorative Care Hospital

Risk Man

Computers

Incident Reporting System on the CareNet

SBH

5A

Senior Behavioral Health

SDS

2nd

Same Day Surgery

SICU

2nd Floor Tower

New Unit (1/09) created from CCU

TIGR

TV

Staff and Patient Education (Videos on demand)

Women’s Surgery

LL, Tower

Baptist Hospital for Women

Find A Doctor

Services

Locations

Baptist Medical Clinic

Patients & Visitors

Learn

Contact Us

Physician Tools

Careers at Baptist

Employee Links

Online Services

At Baptist Health Systems

At Baptist Medical Center

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