Physical/sexual assault while in the service
Service related injury
Deployments to hostile environments
Financial and/or legal crisis.
A. All unit personnel must be able to recognize him or her and report any suicidal self-harm behaviors or threats to the Nurse Manager and physician.
B. Patient will be placed on one to one observation pending a mental health provider’s determination that suicidal precautions are necessary or until such time as these orders are rescinded
C. Patient is restricted to clinical area
D. Staff will escort patient to restroom, medical procedures or evaluations remaining in one to one observation at all times.
E. All of the above are correct interventions
F. All except D are correct interventions.
An assigned staff member will provide a direct and visual observation of the patient’s behavior at all times
Educate the patient regarding unit restriction
Remove undergarments including t-shirt and change into hospital pajamas. If patient request undergarments, only mesh underwear will be issued. (Patient can wear own undergarments if they have extra with them).
Complete a thorough search of the patient, his/her belongings and the environment (assigned room
Personal items must be secured outside the patient’s assigned room.
Distribute paper bags to eliminate plastic storage bags or trash bags from the environment
Observe patient closely when using writing tools (pen, pencil, marker etc.), staple, razor, curling iron, paperclip, plastic container, nail clipper or products that contain alcohol such as mouthwash, perfume, body wash and/or hair spray. Secure these items after single use.
All of the above are correct
None of the above are correct
Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 1 minutes
Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 2 minutes
Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 3 minutes
Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 4 minutes
Ask the patient to state his/her full name and last four of social security number.
Ask the patient to state his/her lastl name and last four of social security number.
Ask the patient to state his/her full name and full social security number.
Ask the patient to state his/her full name and last full social security number.
Non prescription medications
All of the above
None of the above
Two RNs only
Two LPNs only
Two licensed nurses
AT&T Relay Service
Bellsouth Relay Service
Both A and B
Report to Patient Safety Hotline
Peripheral pulses in all extermities
3A-Mental Health Ward
PTT & PT
Sodium and Potassium
CT or MRI of brain
Patient at risk of disrupting life-saving treatments
Patient at risk of line pulling which may prevent monitoring of vital signs
Patient assessed to be inextreme danger of injury to themselves
Patient who is or becomes suicidal or highly aggressive or combative
Infection Control Staff
Environmental Management Staff
Linen Room Staff