Imeu Policy Update (2010) Test

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  • 1. 
    DDA/IMEU requires a full investigation for all Serious Reportable Incidents (SRI).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    All Reportable incidents must be investigated internally, by the provider, within 5 business days.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Providers are required to conduct annual training on Abuse/Neglect and Incident Management protocols/ Abuse/Neglect  to all direct support professionals/ service/providers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A concern classified as an Issue must be investigated and resolved in the same manner as a  Reportable Incident.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Provider organizations must submit a written request for an appeal to the IMEU manager within 45 business days of the completion of an investigation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    An Incident Report shall be completed in MCIS on all Serious Reportable Incidents within:
    • A. 

      Immediately

    • B. 

      12 hours

    • C. 

      24 hours

  • 7. 
    Neglect can be defined as:
    • A. 

      Failure to provide proper care, supervision or attention to an individual that results in significant harm;

    • B. 

      Failure to act on behalf of an individual when the need arises;

    • C. 

      Failure to provide necessities such as food, clothing or essential medical treatment;

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    An individual is involved in a minor traffic accident as the passenger in a motor vehicle.  The police are called to document the accident, but no one is transported to the hospital.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

  • 9. 
    During a snow storm, the heating in the home of an individual is inoperable.  The individual must be placed in temporary shelter (e.g. a local hotel/motel) until heating unit can be repaired.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

  • 10. 
    An individual slips and falls in the walkway to the home, which results in a broken finger.  The individual is seen at hospital, but discharged the same day.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

  • 11. 
    An individual is due to return home from work at 5 pm.  The individual uses public transportation to travel locally and is able to be independent in the community for 30 minutes per his ISP.  Whereabouts of the individual are unknown for 90 minutes but the person returns home safe; unharmed.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

  • 12. 
    An individual is asked by a staff member to remain in their room for the evening after physical altercation with housemate.  The staff member is reluctant to leave this person with other housemates for fear of physical harm to others. In the interest of safety, the staff member “checks in” on this individual to ensure that they are safe, but does not permit them to leave the confines of their room.  The Behavior Support Plan makes no reference to any restrictions.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

  • 13. 
     An individual is dropped off at home at 3:45 which is 30 minutes prior to the usual drop off time.  The staff has not yet arrived to the home to provide support to this person. The individual is unable to gain access to home decides to wait at a local eatery until the next person on shift arrives.  This person remains unsupervised for 30 minutes. The individual is not harmed in any way.  The individual is not able to be without supervision per his ISP.
    • A. 

      Serious Reportable Incident

    • B. 

      Reportable Incident

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