Clinical Nurse Aide Exam I

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following statements explains why elderly people are at higher risk for infection.
    • A. 

      Older people are at risk for malnutrition and dehydration.

    • B. 

      Older people do not get sick easily because they have lived longer.

    • C. 

      Older people know how to wash their hands well and so they can't get sick.

    • D. 

      Older people are highly mobile and can avoid diseases

  • 2. 
    Personal protection equipment (PPE) are important and need to be used at the work place.Which of the following tasks require that you wear gloves?
    • A. 

      Anytime you might touch blood or any body fluid.

    • B. 

      Performing or helping with mouth care.

    • C. 

      Performing or helping with perineal care

    • D. 

      All of the above tasks

  • 3. 
    When applying PPE which order must be followed?
    • A. 

      Apply gown-apply gloves last-remove gown

    • B. 

      Apply gloves last-apply goggles or face shield

    • C. 

      Apply mask-apply gloves last-apply goggles

    • D. 

      Apply gown-Apply mask-Apply goggles-apply gloves last

  • 4. 
    When removing PPE, which order needs to be remembered?
    • A. 

      Remove goggles-remove gloves-remove gown-remove mask

    • B. 

      Remove gloves-remove goggles-remove gown-remove mask

    • C. 

      Remove goggles-remove gown-remove mask

    • D. 

      Remove gloves-remove mask-remove gogles-remove gown

  • 5. 
    Coffee, tea and hot drinks served at 140 degrees celcius can cause scolds to older adults or people with loss of sensation. which of the following guideline is best in preventing burns and scalds?
    • A. 

      Always check water temperature with a thermometer or on your wrist?

    • B. 

      Don't tell residents that you are about to pour or set down a hot liquid.

    • C. 

      Make sure residents are standing up before serving hot drinks.

    • D. 

      Keep hot liquids close to the edges of a table

  • 6. 
    Which steps should you follow when dealing with an emergency situation?
    • A. 

      Remain calm, act quickly, communicate cleary and seek help

    • B. 

      Scream, run up and down halls, shout for help

    • C. 

      Do nothing

    • D. 

      Watch and hope for the best

  • 7. 
    What should a nursing assiatant do if a resident begins to fall?
    • A. 

      Tell the resident to stop falling

    • B. 

      Call for help

    • C. 

      Reverse or a stop resident from falling

    • D. 

      Leave the resident alone

  • 8. 
    According to Maslow, which needs must be met first?
    • A. 

      Intellectual needs

    • B. 

      Emotional needs

    • C. 

      Physical needs

    • D. 

      Psychological needs

  • 9. 
    Why is hand-washing an important step at the beginning and at the end of care procedures?
    • A. 

      Handwashing provides for infection control

    • B. 

      Handwashing ensures that residents are comfortable

    • C. 

      Handwashing is needed to survive

    • D. 

      Handwashing is not necessary

  • 10. 
    Before helping a resident into or out of a wheelchair, what should a nursing assitant do?
    • A. 

      Lift the resident into the chair

    • B. 

      Learn how each wheelchair works

    • C. 

      Ask the resident to try and use the wheelchair

    • D. 

      Ask the resident to stop wasting time with wheelcahirs