The Ultimate NAAC Practice Test For PSW Part- II

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The Ultimate NAAC Practice Test For PSW Part- II

Welcome to part two of the ultimate practice test on NAAC for Personal Support Worker (PSW). A PSW has the responsibility of helping its clients deal with problems in their everyday life by identifying those issues and referring their clients to the agencies that can help. If you are looking towards working in the same field, or are already a trainee, then you must take it right away.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An allegation is a statement that has yet to be:
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Denied

    • C. 

      Confirm

    • D. 

      A and C

  • 2. 
    Decisions that are concerned with right and wrong are called:
    • A. 

      Amoral

    • B. 

      Legal

    • C. 

      Ethical

    • D. 

      Religious

  • 3. 
    People residing in and receiving care in a long term care facility are:
    • A. 

      Residents

    • B. 

      Registrant

    • C. 

      Care providers

    • D. 

      Inmates

  • 4. 
    To obtain information about a client and the care he/she needs, the caregiver should review:
    • A. 

      The medical chart

    • B. 

      The nursing care plan

    • C. 

      Input and output sheets

    • D. 

      The staff assignment sheet

  • 5. 
    The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms applies to
    • A. 

      Only adults living in the community

    • B. 

      Everyone except frail elderly in long term care institutions

    • C. 

      Every canadian

    • D. 

      Only clients with AIDS

  • 6. 
    Food and water are
    • A. 

      Safety and security needs

    • B. 

      Physiological needs

    • C. 

      Self-esteem needs

    • D. 

      Self-actualization needs

  • 7. 
    Holistic health care recognizes  
    • A. 

      All items outline in the care plan

    • B. 

      The social, physical, psychological and spiritual person

    • C. 

      Cultural and religious backgrounds

    • D. 

      Physical and safety needs

  • 8. 
    Care of the aged is called
    • A. 

      Geriatrics

    • B. 

      Pediatrics

    • C. 

      Respite care

    • D. 

      Palliative care

  • 9. 
    The following statements are related to basic needs. Which one is incorrect? 
    • A. 

      People normally meet their own needs

    • B. 

      Higher level needs must be met before lower level needs

    • C. 

      The need for self-actualization is rarely totally met

    • D. 

      The need for self-esteem is affected by illness

  • 10. 
    Retirement usually results in
    • A. 

      Lowered income

    • B. 

      Physical changes from aging

    • C. 

      Companionship and usefulness

    • D. 

      Financial security

  • 11. 
    Clients living in a long term care facility have the right to
    • A. 

      Disturb other clients if they wish

    • B. 

      Disregard facility policies

    • C. 

      Know the care plans of other residents

    • D. 

      Refuse care and treatments

  • 12. 
    Sexual activity
    • A. 

      Always involves intercourse

    • B. 

      Is not allowed in nursing centres

    • C. 

      Involves hand holding, touching and embracing

    • D. 

      Is unhealthy for older people

  • 13. 
    One of the differences between a RN and a PSW is that only RN's can
    • A. 

      Upgrade their skills with continuing education courses

    • B. 

      Provide direct patient care

    • C. 

      Assess plan and evaluate nursing care

    • D. 

      Make important observations about their client

  • 14. 
    If you make a mistake when caring for a resident, you should
    • A. 

      Try to fix the mistake before anyone finds out about it

    • B. 

      Blame it on the person who was helping you

    • C. 

      Admit the mistake at once

    • D. 

      Report the mistake only if it causes injury

  • 15. 
    Mrs Jones asks you to perform a function which extends beyond the scope of your responsability and training. What should you do?
    • A. 

      Perform the function with extra caution

    • B. 

      Advise her that you are not trained to do that skill and report the request to your supervisor

    • C. 

      Call a co-worker and ask how to do that skill

    • D. 

      Ask Mrs. Jones to tell you how to perform that skill

  • 16. 
    When planning care for several residents, the caregiver should first assist the resident who needs to
    • A. 

      Talk

    • B. 

      Void

    • C. 

      Walk

    • D. 

      Dress

  • 17. 
    A PSW breaks a resident's glasses because of carelessness, what specific term applies for this action?
    • A. 

      Battery

    • B. 

      Assault

    • C. 

      Malpractice

    • D. 

      Negligence

  • 18. 
    You are caring for Mr. Clark, you are feeling frustrated by his slow progress. You should
    • A. 

      Tell him that you are frustrated

    • B. 

      Be firm and tell him that he must work harder

    • C. 

      Discuss your feelings with the supervisor

    • D. 

      Ask a co-worker to care for Mr Clark

  • 19. 
    Professionalism involves 
    • A. 

      Discussing a problem you have with a client in a cafeteria

    • B. 

      Reporting the nurse in charge each time you leave the unit

    • C. 

      Waiting for someone else to answer the call bell

    • D. 

      Removing the call bell from a client that's always ringing

  • 20. 
    A PSW's work is concerned primarily with
    • A. 

      Assessment

    • B. 

      Documentation

    • C. 

      Care planning

    • D. 

      Implementation

  • 21. 
    When providing emergency care, which one is incorrect
    • A. 

      Know your limits, do not do more then you are able

    • B. 

      Call for help

    • C. 

      Move the person to a more comfortable place

    • D. 

      Keep the person warm

  • 22. 
    To maintain a professional image at work, a PSW should
    • A. 

      Wear a clean pressed uniform each day

    • B. 

      Use lightly scented perfume to cover body odour

    • C. 

      Wear fashionable jewelry

    • D. 

      Have their finger nails professionally manicure

  • 23. 
    A supportive care worker who assists clients or performs A.D.L.s for a client is
    • A. 

      An occupational nurse

    • B. 

      A registered nurse

    • C. 

      A ward clerk

    • D. 

      A personal support worker

  • 24. 
    Injuring a person's name by making false statements to a third party, refers to
    • A. 

      Defamation

    • B. 

      Battery

    • C. 

      Assault

    • D. 

      Confidence

  • 25. 
    When answering a phone in a clients home, you should
    • A. 

      Use the client's name instead of your name

    • B. 

      Say hello only

    • C. 

      Explain why you are answering the phone

    • D. 

      Give your name and title