CRCST Chapter 5 (8th Edition) Review Quiz

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CRCST Chapter 5 (8th Edition) Review Quiz

Regulations and Standards


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Agency which may intervene in a matter of worker protection even if there are no specific regulations covering the situation.
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    • B. 

      Environmental Protection Agency

    • C. 

      U.S. Food and Drug Administration

    • D. 

      Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.

  • 2. 
    Regulations under the Clean Air Act are administered by the
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

    • B. 

      U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

    • C. 

      Environmental Protection Agency.

    • D. 

      Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.

  • 3. 
    The agency which imposes very strict labeling requirements on manufacturers of disinfectants used by Central Service departments.
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    • B. 

      U.S. Food and Drug Administration

    • C. 

      Environmental Protection Agency

    • D. 

      Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation

  • 4. 
    Healthcare regulations and standards establish
    • A. 

      Minimal levels of quality and safety.

    • B. 

      Equal pay practices.

    • C. 

      Productivity time lines.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 5. 
    Chemical indicators are classified as
    • A. 

      FDA Class I medical devices.

    • B. 

      FDA Class II medical devices.

    • C. 

      FDA Class III medical devices.

    • D. 

      None, not regulated by FDA.

  • 6. 
    Heart valves and pacemakers are examples of
    • A. 

      FDA Class I medical devices.

    • B. 

      FDA Class II medical devices.

    • C. 

      FDA Class III medical devices.

    • D. 

      None, not regulated by FDA.

  • 7. 
    Under current regulations, who is required to report suspected medical device-related deaths to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration? 
    • A. 

      Device manufacturer

    • B. 

      Hospitals

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Standards and regulations help set levels of                              in our departments.
    • A. 

      Quality

    • B. 

      Safety

    • C. 

      Efficiency

    • D. 

      Both quality and safety

  • 9. 
    Medical device reporting is regulated by the 
    • A. 

      National Fire Protection Association

    • B. 

      Environmental Protection Agency

    • C. 

      World Health Organization

    • D. 

      U.S. Food and Drug Administration

  • 10. 
    The Department of Transportation enforces statutes relating to the
    • A. 

      Transportation of clean and soiled instruments between facilities.

    • B. 

      Transportation of medical supplies for emergency use.

    • C. 

      Transportation of equipment for the decontamination area.

    • D. 

      Transportation of instrumentation across state lines.

  • 11. 
    Sometimes state or local regulations differ from Federal regulations and when that happens, the most stringent regulations apply.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    It is optional to allow the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's regulation for wearing personal protective equipment in the Central Service decontamination.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Third-party reprocessors are regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Recommendations regarding sterilization practices are provided by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is a voluntary association dedicated to infection control and prevention.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Failure to receive accreditation from The Joint Commission can result in the loss of Medicare and Medicaid payments.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates is a source for information about the proper processing of flexible endoscopes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Class III medical devices are identified as high risk.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Reuse of single use medical devices is less regulated now than it was in the 1990's
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recalls may be either mandatory or voluntary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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