Aacn Model Quiz

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Nursing Quizzes & Trivia

The AACN Synergy Model empowers nurse to become leaders and learn more on how to align patient needs with the nurse competency. This subject is one that all nurses need to understand as they learn towards certification. The quiz below is designed to help you figure out just how much you know about the model. Give it a quiz and review what you just learned.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the problem discussed in the module?
    • A. 

      Critical care nursing job satisfaction

    • B. 

      Patient and family satisfaction

    • C. 

      Inappropriate nurse staffing ratios for acuity within the ICU

    • D. 

      Adverse patient outcomes within the ICU

  • 2. 
    What is the focus of the AACN Synergy Model
    • A. 

      Patient and Family needs

    • B. 

      Nursing retention

    • C. 

      Organizational Budgeting

    • D. 

      Critical care protocol

  • 3. 
    Within the AACN synergy model, what do the nursing characteristics represent?
    • A. 

      Nurse personality

    • B. 

      Nurse competency

    • C. 

      Nursing seniority

    • D. 

      Nursing Judgment

  • 4. 
    According to the AACN model, when does synergy happen?
    • A. 

      When patient needs are met

    • B. 

      When family needs are met

    • C. 

      When the patients needs and characteristics are matched with a nurse's competencies

    • D. 

      When negative patient outcomes result

  • 5. 
    What is one way the AACN synergy model help guide acuity staffing within the intensive care unit?
    • A. 

      By estimating positive patient outcomes

    • B. 

      By giving clearly defined criteria for a 1:1 patient

    • C. 

      By showing the seniority of the bedside nurse

    • D. 

      By giving the organization a budget framework