NHA - National Prep Test 2

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  • 1. 
    When a medication has an automatic stop order, the nurse should call the physician:
    • A. 

  • 2. 
    Which one of the functions of management would be accomplished first?
    • A. 

      Actuating

    • B. 

      Planning

    • C. 

      Organizing

    • D. 

      Staffing

  • 3. 
    The ability to convert assets to cash is:
    • A. 

      Turnover

    • B. 

      Solvency

    • C. 

      Depreciation

    • D. 

      Liquidity

  • 4. 
    Who compiles the Life Safety Code?
    • A. 

      American National Standards Institute

    • B. 

      The Federal Government

    • C. 

      National Fire Protection Association

    • D. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • 5. 
    All walks must be at least:
    • A. 

      36 inches wide

    • B. 

      48 inches wide

    • C. 

      54 inches wide

    • D. 

      60 inches wide

  • 6. 
    The accounting system required by Medicare is:
    • A. 

      Accrual

    • B. 

      Cost

    • C. 

      Cash

    • D. 

      Analysis

  • 7. 
    How often should the emergency generator be tested under full load for 30 minutes?
    • A. 

      Weekly

    • B. 

      Monthly

    • C. 

      Bimonthly

    • D. 

      Quarterly

  • 8. 
    In planning a budget, it is most important to know:
    • A. 

      Assets and liabilities

    • B. 

      Net profit and net worth

    • C. 

      Past cost and future cost

    • D. 

      Past experience and projected expectations

  • 9. 
    The major reason that the administrator should try to prevent employee turnover is:
    • A. 

      The labor market cannot supply qualified replacements

    • B. 

      The cost of recruiting and training new employees

    • C. 

      The cost of unemployment compensation

    • D. 

      New employees tend to have poorer work attitudes

  • 10. 
    All facilities are to be free of insects and rodents, however, usually state laws prohibit the use of all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Sprays

    • B. 

      Open traps

    • C. 

      Poisoned baits

    • D. 

      Sticky flypaper

  • 11. 
    Employee accidents uaually result from:
    • A. 

      Slipping on wet floors

    • B. 

      Usafe employee behavior

    • C. 

      Back sprains

    • D. 

      Needle punctures

  • 12. 
    The Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 requires one of the following:
    • A. 

      The immediate release of any resident who has been physically restrained

    • B. 

      Evidence of a multidisciplinary assessment and plans for the resident's discharge

    • C. 

      The ban of the use of physical restraints applied to old and new equally

    • D. 

      That chemical restraint is substituted for physical restraints whenever possible

  • 13. 
    A procedure is:
    • A. 

      A detailed statement to accomplish a task

    • B. 

      A broad guide to thinking

    • C. 

      A program to accomplish goals

    • D. 

      A set of policies

  • 14. 
    Market opportunity research should be conducted:
    • A. 

      Once a year

    • B. 

      Only when there is a strong competition

    • C. 

      Before beginning a marketing program

    • D. 

      Primarily to assist public relations

  • 15. 
    The cause of depreciation is:
    • A. 

      Decrease in value due to age, wear and tear, and action of the elements

    • B. 

      Decrease in value due to depletion of materials and supplies

    • C. 

      Loss of value due to decrease in volume of business

    • D. 

      Loss of value due to decrease in quality of output

  • 16. 
    A goal or objective is:
    • A. 

      A plan that states how a task should be done

    • B. 

      A general idea of what you want done

    • C. 

      The end result toward which activity and effort are directed

    • D. 

      A little used planning concept in management

  • 17. 
    Medicaid utilization review guidelines are established by the:
    • A. 

      State

    • B. 

      Facility

    • C. 

      Medical director

    • D. 

      Medical government

  • 18. 
    Controlling is:
    • A. 

      Synchronizing the efforts of others

    • B. 

      Communicating with employees

    • C. 

      Overall setting of objectives

    • D. 

      Setting of goals or objectives, checking performance, and talking corrective actions

  • 19. 
    Forecasting has become more important in today's nursing facility environment. The accuracy of an administrator's forecasts will affect the ultimate success of the facility's plans. Forecasts, therefore, are expected to be:
    • A. 

      Strictly scientific

    • B. 

      90% accurate

    • C. 

      A reasonable estimate of what reality will be in the future

    • D. 

      Complex, statistical and technical

  • 20. 
    Who requires audible and flashing fire alarms in LTC facilities?
    • A. 

      Titles XVIII & XIX

    • B. 

      ANSI

    • C. 

      OSHA

    • D. 

      State regulatory agencies

  • 21. 
    Requirements which nursing homes must meet to provide services to Medicare and Medicaid patients are called:
    • A. 

      By-laws

    • B. 

      Sanctions

    • C. 

      Articles of incorporation

    • D. 

      Requirements of participation

  • 22. 
    Net worth is:
    • A. 

      Total assets less total liabilities

    • B. 

      Gross profit less outstanding accounts

    • C. 

      Accounts receivable and cash on hand, less liabilities

    • D. 

      Current assets less current liabilities

  • 23. 
    Management or supervision is defined as:
    • A. 

      Getting work done with and through other people

    • B. 

      Directing others but pitching in to help

    • C. 

      Handling finances, keeping records and letting others do their work

    • D. 

      Telling employees what to do and leaving the rest to them

  • 24. 
    The biggest cost control problem in a facilit is:
    • A. 

      Purchasing

    • B. 

      Theft

    • C. 

      Employees

    • D. 

      Vendors

  • 25. 
    When a fire occurs, who is in charge until the firemen arrive?
    • A. 

      The administrator

    • B. 

      The highest ranking person on duty

    • C. 

      The director of nursing

    • D. 

      The charge nurse