Abbreviation Guide

You may encounter the following abbreviations when learning about Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital careers.

BS - Bachelor of Science
BSN - Bachelor of Science in Nursing
CCI - Continuing Care Incorporated (Bloomington Hospital's long-term care facilities)
CHHA - Certified Home Health Aide
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
CST - Certified Surgical Technologist
DMO - Dish Machine Operator
ED - Emergency Department
EOW - Every Other Weekend
IP - Inpatient
LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
MSN - Master of Science in Nursing
MSW - Medical Social Worker
NT - Nurse Tech
OP - Outpatient
PRN - Only as needed with no regularly scheduled hours
REG - Registered
RN - Registered Nurse
WOW - Work Only Weekend