A Guide to Understanding Terms Used in the Healthcare
Healthcare services are full of words, terms and abbreviations that you may not be familiar with, but that people working in the services get into a habit of using. People use acronyms every day and not everyone understands them.
We hope that this jargon-buster will help. However, if someone uses a word, term or abbreviation that you do not understand, please don’t be afraid to ask what it means. This is not an approved list, as abbreviations can change, this is a reference list and abbreviations should not be used within correspondence without firstly using the full me