Fy 16 Clc Hct/CNA Annual Education Policy/procedure/protocol Quiz

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Fy 16 Clc Hct/CNA Annual Education Policy/procedure/protocol Quiz

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  • 1. 
    I pledge to demonstrate the core values of the American Nurses Association code of ethics by upholding the standards of honesty and integrity. By answering yes, you certify that you are the person taking this test. 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    Common areas of increased risk for pressure ulcers include all except:
    • A. 

      Elbows

    • B. 

      Occiput

    • C. 

      Knees

    • D. 

      Thighs

  • 3. 
    Factors that will increase the risk of pressure ulcer development in residents are: (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Dry skin

    • B. 

      Incontinence

    • C. 

      Spasticity

    • D. 

      Poor positioning

  • 4. 
    A patient is experiencing chest pain, the nurse may ask you to perform the following tasks EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Obtain vital signs

    • B. 

      Obtain EKG

    • C. 

      Obtain oxygen saturation level

    • D. 

      Give nitroglycerin

  • 5. 
    HCT/NA responsibility when caring for the elderly's skin include all the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Bathing

    • B. 

      Linen-fitted sheet and 3 pads

    • C. 

      Barrier cream to redden areas

    • D. 

      Inform nurse of areas of reddness

    • E. 

      All of the ablove

  • 6. 
    The following are tasks that a HCT/NA should perform when caring for a patient with an indwelling foley catheter (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Peri care with soap and water every shift

    • B. 

      Secure tubing below the level of the bladder

    • C. 

      Empty foley bag at the end of each shift and record

    • D. 

      Check for signs of infection and report to the nurse

    • E. 

      Use sterile precautions when performing care.

  • 7. 
    In order to prevent a catheter accquired urinary tract infection (CAUTI), the following interventions can be performed by the HCT/NA except:
    • A. 

      Peri care every shift

    • B. 

      Check for signs and symptoms of infection

    • C. 

      Maintain no kinks in tubing or coil on bed

    • D. 

      Notify the MD of cloudy or bloody urine color

  • 8. 
    When cleaning a male patient, you should clean the meatus towards the shaft using a circular motion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    When providing catheter care for a male or a female patient, you should clean the catheter down 10cms (4 inches).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    In order to protect the patient's skin, the HCT/NA can provide the following interventions: (select all that apply
    • A. 

      Bathing

    • B. 

      Apply barrier creams

    • C. 

      Place diapers on patient and change every 6 hours

  • 11. 
    The following are the CNA/HCT responsibilites in regards to  caring for a resident with a urinary catheter (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Peri care every shift

    • B. 

      Check for signs and symptoms of infection

    • C. 

      Record amount and character of urine

    • D. 

      Secure tubing below the level of the bladder at all times

  • 12. 
    Patients with SCI (spinal cord injuries) can experience episodes of extreme elevated blood pressure. If you are caring for an SCI patient, you should be attentive to the following to prevent an occurrence of extreme blood pressure. Select all that apply:   
    • A. 

      Allow patient to use his own wheelchair

    • B. 

      Reposition every two hours if on bed rest

    • C. 

      Encourage patient activity

    • D. 

      Check patient for clothing that may be tight or constricting

  • 13. 
    According to the F.A.S.T. acronym, which of the following can be signs and symptoms of a stroke. Select all that apply:
    • A. 

      Sudden weakness of one arm or both

    • B. 

      Slurred speech

    • C. 

      Facial drooping

    • D. 

      Pain in the jaw and shoulder

  • 14. 
    The nurse has initiated a Rapid Response for a possible stroke for the patient you have been caring for. The registered nurse may ask you to perform the following tasks for the patient, select all the task(s) that you are allowed to perform within your scope of practice.    
    • A. 

      EKG

    • B. 

      Feed ice chips to assess the resident's swallowing reflex

    • C. 

      Check the resident's blood sugar

  • 15. 
    As skin ages, it becomes (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Thicker

    • B. 

      Dry

    • C. 

      Develop folds and wrinkles

    • D. 

      Easier to bruise