UAP

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UAP

Abbreviation for:
unified assessment process, see there 
unstable angina pectoris
urban air particles
urinary acid phosphatase
urinary alkaline phosphatase

unlicensed assistive personnel

(pĕr-sŏn-nĕl′),

UAP

Unlicensed health care personnel who work under the direction of a registered nurse. In addition to delivering direct patient care, they may take blood samples, provide respiratory treatments, or keep track of medical records. Some UAPs are multiskilled. Each state regulates UAP practice independently.