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Jul 25, 2017

Navigating Acronyms

Updated May 24, 2022  |  Published July 25, 2017 by Alanna Diffendal

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Acronym [ak-ruh-nim] noun: a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of other words in a set phrase or series of words and pronounced as a separate word. Dictionary.com

In a medical work environment, acronyms are thrown around in what seems like every other sentence. These acronyms can be hard to follow if you don’t know what they mean, or even if you do. Learning these Medicare-related acronyms will make your life easier, so we have attached a list of them that you can refer to until you master them!

Click here to see the list of commonly used Medicare acronyms.

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