b'GlossaryDPU Distinct Part Unit - PsychiatricOSHA U.S. Occupational Health and AANA American Association ofUnit Safety AdministrationNurse Anesthetists (AANA) FDA Food and DrugPA Physician AssistantACS American College ofAdministrationSurgeons Physician Doctor of medicine HAI Hospital Acquired Infections or osteopathy, unless AMA American Medical Association otherwise notedHICPACCDCs Healthcare Infection AO Accreditation Organization Control Practices AdvisoryPRN (prn) Pro re nata, as Committee the occasion arises, when AOA American Osteopathicnecessary.Association HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act QIO Quality Improvement AORN Association of PerioperativeOrganizationRegistered Nurses HVAC Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning QAPI Quality Assessment and APIC Association of ProfessionalsPerformance Improvement in Infection Control andIPCP Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Control Program QMS Quality Management SystemASA American Society ofISMP Institute for Safe MedicationSGNA Society of Gastroenterology Anesthesiologists Practices Nurses and AssociatesASHP American Society of Health- ISO International Organization ofSHEA Society for Healthcare System Pharmacists Standardization Epidemiology of AmericaCDC Centers for Disease ControlLPN Licensed Practical Nurse SHALL The word shall indicates a and Prevention requirement. The intended LP Licensed Practitioner definition of the word shall CNS Clinical Nurse Specialist LSC Life Safety Code of theis shall.CEO Chief Executive Officer National Fire ProtectionSMDA Safe Medical Devices Act of Association 1990CFR Code of Federal RegulationsNFPA National Fire ProtectionSOP Standard Operating CMS Centers for Medicare andAssociation ProcedureMedicaid ServicesNP Nurse Practitioner SR Standard RequirementCRNA Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist NPO Nothing by MouthDEA Drug EnforcementORGANIZATION ISO vocabulary refers Administration to entities as organizations. In NIAHO, organization is DOT United States Department ofequivalent to hospital.TransportationIf you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us!Nicklaus Childrens Health SystemAccreditation and Regulatory Division Direct Line 786-624-2538Email us at AccreditationRegulatory@Nicklaushealth.org2024 Survey Readiness Guide 47'