2013 Nyee In-service Exam

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2013 Nyee In-service Exam

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  • 1. 
    One of the major things that the GHS changes is how containers of potentially hazardous chemicals should be labeled.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is Globally Harmonized System (GHS)?
    • A. 

      A labeling system

    • B. 

      A system of standardizing the classification of chemicals and labels

    • C. 

      A system of classification and labeling developed by the EPA

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    A pictogram of a "skull and crossbones" tells workers that the chemical is acutely toxic and could even be fatal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Typically , the last element of text on a FHS label is the supplier information.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    According to OSHA, workplace violence is any physical assault, threatening behavior or verbal abuse occurring in the workplace setting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Reasons for co-worker or lateral violence include:
    • A. 

      Stress from emergent situations, short staffing, and limited resources.

    • B. 

      Personal issues

    • C. 

      Personal values and attitudes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    The overwhelming majority of the violence towards healthcare workers comes from co-workers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Interpersonal risk factors that increase the risk for violence usually result from patients and family members who feel frustrated, vulnerable and powerless.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Value Statements of NYEE include:
    • A. 

      Providing high quality care in an environment where the safety, dignity and comfort of each patient are paramount.

    • B. 

      Serving as a community resource through an ongoing series of lectures, seminars, health screenings and dissemination of information to the public.

    • C. 

      Pursuing research programs,which advance knowledge and treatment.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    An employee must wear a hospital identification badge at all times while on the premises.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The phrase used to alert staff that there is a fire in the hospital is:
    • A. 

      Code Pink

    • B. 

      Code Blue

    • C. 

      Code Red

    • D. 

      Code Green

  • 12. 
    In case of a fire emergency, you would RACE. RACE stands for:
    • A. 

      Rescue, Abandon, Contain, and Escape

    • B. 

      Run, Abandon, Close and Escape

    • C. 

      Rescue, Alarm, Confine, and Extinguish

    • D. 

      Non of the above

  • 13. 
    If patients need to be evacuated due to a fire emergency on your floor, you should:
    • A. 

      Evacuate all patients to the floor above your floor

    • B. 

      Use the elevator to evacuate patients

    • C. 

      Evacuate ambulatory patients last

    • D. 

      Evacuate all patients horizontally first if it's safe to do so

  • 14. 
    Types of emergencies that may result in activation of the disaster plan include:
    • A. 

      Blizzard

    • B. 

      Power outage in the hospital

    • C. 

      Subway accident

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    The code used to alert staff to a disaster is
    • A. 

      Code D

    • B. 

      Code Red

    • C. 

      Code F

    • D. 

      Code Green

  • 16. 
    During a disaster, employees should continue working in their usual areas unless otherwise directed by a supervisor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    How can an employee protect himself or herself from accidentally being exposed to a hazardous chemical:
    • A. 

      Not eating in presence of hazardous chemicals

    • B. 

      Wearing protective equipment when necessary

    • C. 

      Storing all hazardous chemicals safely

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 18. 
    Healthcare workers can prevent the spread of infection by:
    • A. 

      Washing hands with plain soap and water or using alcohol hand rub

    • B. 

      Getting a flu shot

    • C. 

      Staying home if sick

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Practicing good hand hygiene is one way to comply with the National Patient Safety Goal of Reducing the Risk of Healthcare-Associated Infections:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    When you sustain an injury OR get sick during work and want to go to Employee Health, which of the following forms do you need to bring? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Employee Injury,/Illness Report Form

    • B. 

      Occurrence Report Form

    • C. 

      Laboratory Request Form

    • D. 

      Referral to Employee Health Service

  • 21. 
    An employee is required to have an Assessment and PPD (if needed):
    • A. 

      Every six months

    • B. 

      Once a year

    • C. 

      Only for pre-employment screening

    • D. 

      Never

  • 22. 
    The Patients' Bill of Rights states that each patient has the right to:
    • A. 

      Receive emergency care

    • B. 

      Complain without fear and receive a response

    • C. 

      Know the name of staff involved in care

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    A patient who has questions about paying for hospital services should be directed to:
    • A. 

      New York City Medicaid office

    • B. 

      Department of Social Work

    • C. 

      Department of Financial Counseling/Admitting

    • D. 

      Administration

  • 24. 
    Who can interpret bilingual medical information?
    • A. 

      Bilingual non-clinical staff

    • B. 

      15 year old child of patient

    • C. 

      Trained medical interpreter, or bilingual clinical staff

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 25. 
    Which Advance Directive is a document in which a patient appoints a health care agent?
    • A. 

      Health Care Proxy

    • B. 

      Living Will

    • C. 

      Power of Attorney

    • D. 

      Do Not Resuscitate Order

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