Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review (Hct/Na)

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Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review (Hct/Na)

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Critical items require disinfection only with a disinfectant
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Non-critical items must be sterilized between patients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What values on the glucometer warrant a serum sample to be sent to the lab?
    • A. 

      300

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      400

  • 4. 
    Once a glucometer control vial is opened, it will expire in 2 months?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    RHJ is a latex free facility.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    All of the following are specific risk factors for suicide for Veterans except:
    • A. 

      Frequent deployment

    • B. 

      Service related injury

    • C. 

      Physical/sexual assualt while in the service

    • D. 

      Recent death of a family member

  • 7. 
    What is considered contraband?
    • A. 

      Weapons

    • B. 

      Glass

    • C. 

      Medications

    • D. 

      Rope

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    If a Veteran is in need of clothes, who would the nurse contact for clothing items during normal working hours (Monday thur Friday from 7am to 3:30 pm)
    • A. 

      PCC

    • B. 

      Nurse Manager

    • C. 

      Social Worker

  • 9. 
    An __________ patient (low-risk) is one who leaves a treatment area without knowledge or permission of staff, buy who does not meet the high-risk criteria is not considered at-risk.  
    • A. 

      Absent

    • B. 

      Wandering

    • C. 

      Missing

  • 10. 
    What is the facility's (RHJ VAMC) emergency number?
    • A. 

      5911

    • B. 

      6911

    • C. 

      7911

    • D. 

      8911

  • 11. 
    Ceiling lifts are the only safe patient handling devices that are available at the VA for safe patient handling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    According to the CPM 136-02, who does one call to obtain assistance for a hard of hearing patient or a language interpreter?
    • A. 

      AT & T Relay Service

    • B. 

      TTY Phone

    • C. 

      Bellsouth Relay Service

    • D. 

      Both A & B

  • 13. 
    Commoms area of increased risk for pressure ulcers include all except:
    • A. 

      Elbows

    • B. 

      Occiput

    • C. 

      Knees

    • D. 

      Thighs

  • 14. 
    If a diabetic patient falls, you will need to obtain a blood sugar.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Factors that will increase the risk of pressure ulcer development in hospitalized patients are: (select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Dry skin

    • B. 

      Incontinence

    • C. 

      Spasticity

    • D. 

      Poor positioning

  • 16. 
    Nursing NA/HCT are allowed to chart on the Hourly Rounds Flowsheet and the Nursing shift note.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    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

  • 18. 
    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)

  • 19. 
    What is the acceptable range for pulse rate in an adult patient?
    • A. 

      50 - 100 beats/min.

    • B. 

      60 - 100 beats/min.

    • C. 

      70 - 100 beats/min.

    • D. 

      80 - 100 beats/min.

  • 20. 
    What is the acceptable range for respirations in the adult patient?
    • A. 

      14 - 20

    • B. 

      14 - 24

    • C. 

      12 - 20

    • D. 

      12 - 24

  • 21. 
    What is the  acceptable range for 02 saturation?
    • A. 

      90 - 100

    • B. 

      92 - 100

    • C. 

      95 - 100

    • D. 

      98 - 100

  • 22. 
    HCTs/NAs may function in the role of sitter for a patient that is placed on suicidal precautions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    HCTs/NAs should participate in the Post Fall Huddle meetings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    What does the letters RME represent?
    • A. 

      Right Medical Equipment

    • B. 

      Reliable Medical Equipment

    • C. 

      Resuable Medical Equipment

  • 25. 
    What is the proper way to clean using CAVIWIPES?
    • A. 

      Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry1 minutes

    • B. 

      Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 2 minutes

    • C. 

      Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 3 minutes

    • D. 

      Apply gloves, wipe, and let dry 4 minutes

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