Infection Control And Hand Hygiene Observation

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Infection Control And Hand Hygiene Observation


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The transmission of a pathogenic microorganism to a host, with subsequent invasion and multiplication, with or without resulting symptoms of disease.
    • A. 

      Incubation

    • B. 

      Infection

    • C. 

      Colonization

    • D. 

      Disease

  • 2. 
    British American Healthcare LLC administration shall design and implement Infection Prevention and Control Program that is reflective of:
    • A. 

      Any special risks for infection within that population

    • B. 

      The patient population served by the organization

    • C. 

      The types of care, treatment and/or services provided by British American Healthcare LLC

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    A higher than expected level of infection by a common agent in a defined population during a defined period.
    • A. 

      Epidemic

    • B. 

      Endemic

    • C. 

      Pandemic

    • D. 

      Infection

  • 4. 
    To measure the degree of compliance with hand hygiene among health-care workers to international standards best practice.
    • A. 

      Hand washing technique

    • B. 

      Hand hygiene observation

    • C. 

      Infection Control

    • D. 

      Personal hygiene

  • 5. 
    ALL but ONE are five moments for Hand Hygiene
    • A. 

      Before touching the patient

    • B. 

      After touching the patient

    • C. 

      After touching patient’s surroundings

    • D. 

      Before going to patient’s house

  • 6. 
    The Quality Team will conduct local hand hygiene observations audits on a________ basis.
    • A. 

      Monthly

    • B. 

      Weekly

    • C. 

      Yearly

    • D. 

      Daily

  • 7. 
    Infection prevention and control management functions shall be delegated to the Infection Prevention and Control Committee to investigate and follow-up on identified infections.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    British American Healthcare Chief Executive Officer shall be responsible for implementation of the Infection Prevention and Control Program.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Hand Hygiene observations should not be performed in extreme situations
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The observer should record only actions that he or she can clearly see and that correspond to indications.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False