Fy 16 Hct/CNA Mental Health Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Quiz

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Fy 16 Hct/CNA Mental Health Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I pledge to demonstrate the core values of the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics by upholding the standards of honesty and integrating . By answering yes, you certify that you are the person taking the test.
    • A. 

      YES

    • B. 

      NO

  • 2. 
    What values on the glucometer warrant a serum sample to be sent to the lab?
    • A. 

      300

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      400

  • 3. 
    Nursing NA/HCT are allowed to chart on the Hourly Rounds Flowsheet and the Nursing shift note.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A patient 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. 
    A patient that is able to eat and swallow and has a blood sugar of 62, the patient maybe feed 15 grams of charbohydrates which would be equal to:
    • A. 

      Tablespoon of sugar (3 packets)

    • B. 

      6 ozs of juice

    • C. 

      6 glucose chew tabs (4 gms each)

  • 6. 
    HCT/NA responsibility when caring for the elderly's skin include all the following except:
    • A. 

      Bathing

    • B. 

      Linen-3 layers only

    • C. 

      Barrier cream to redden areas

    • D. 

      Inform nurse of areas of reddness

    • E. 

      All of the ablove

  • 7. 
    HCTs/NAs should participate in the Post Fall Huddle meetings.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 8. 
    A patient restrained with a Key Lock Posey has discoloration has discoloration of the exteremities, you should notify the ________________. 
    • A. 

      Team Leader

    • B. 

      Charge Nurse

    • C. 

      Nurse Manger

    • D. 

      A & B

  • 9. 
    The patient restrained with a Key Lock Posey may have the following signs of ill-fitting restrains (select all that apply):    
    • A. 

      Numbness of hands or feet

    • B. 

      Tingling of feet and hands

    • C. 

      Inability fo move restrained limb

    • D. 

      Frequent nose bleed

  • 10. 
    A through search of the patient's his/her belongings and the environment (assigned room) is conducted. Particularly, the belongings must be inventoried utilizing Attachment B of CPM 118-35, Patient, Clothes, Valuables, Incidentals and Services will include all of the following: 
    • A. 

      Personal items must be secured outside the patient's room

    • B. 

      Remove contraband

    • C. 

      Distribute paper bags to eliminate plastic storage bags or trash bags from the environment

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct.

  • 11. 
    A patient that is placed on 1:1 observation is allowed to wear his own undergarments, if he does not have any, then the hospital will provide  cotton undergarments
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which department is responsible for collecting the Posey Twice-as-Tough Cuffs-Key Lock restraints and sending them out for processing (cleaning)?  
    • A. 

      Infection Control Staff

    • B. 

      Engineering Staff

    • C. 

      Environmental Management Staff

    • D. 

      Linen Room Staff

  • 13. 
    Prior to sending the Posey Twice-as-Tough Cuffs-Key Lock restraints out for cleaning, you should fasten the hook and loop closures of all buckles
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    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

    • B. 

      Trouble speaking

    • C. 

      Sudden severe headache

    • D. 

      Inability to move one side of the body

  • 15. 
    The nurse has initiated a Rapid Response for possible stroke for the patient you have been assigned to, the registered nurse may ask to you preform the following tasks for the patient, select the task(s) that you are allowed to perform within your scope of practice.
    • A. 

      EKG

    • B. 

      Place patient on telemetry

    • C. 

      Feed patient ice chips to test his/her swallowing reflex.

    • D. 

      Check glucose

  • 16. 
    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 elevated blood pressure. Select all that apply: 
    • A. 

      Allow the patient to use his/her own wheelchair

    • B. 

      Reposition the patient every 2 hours

    • C. 

      Encourage patient activity

    • D. 

      Check patient for clothing that may be tie or constricting

  • 17. 
    You are helping a spinal cord injury patient with his lunch and suddenly the patient tells you that he has a terrible headache and that he is not feeling right. The patient is sweating profusely. What would be the first action you would take.
    • A. 

      Stay with the patient and notify the nurse immediately

    • B. 

      Take the patient’s vital signs after he finishes eating

    • C. 

      Wait 15 minutes and see if the patient feels better

    • D. 

      Encourage the patient ‘s to finish his lunch and then notify the nurse

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