Clc Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review

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Clc Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review

Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol review. Nursing staff must complete and obtain a minimum score of 90.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the organ procurement agency for RHJ VAMC?
    • A. 

      LifeCare

    • B. 

      LifePoint

    • C. 

      LifeChoice

    • D. 

      LifeLIne

  • 2. 
    When would you notify the organ procurement agency?
    • A. 

      When death is imminenet.

    • B. 

      When death is likely in 3 to 4 days.

    • C. 

      At least 6 hours after death has occured.

    • D. 

      Twenty-four hours before death is to occur.

  • 3. 
    There must be  documented informed consent for the transfusion of blood components.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What values on the glucometer warrant a serum sample to be sent to the lab stat?
    • A. 

      300 in a purple cap vial

    • B. 

      400 in a green cap vial

    • C. 

      300 in a purple cap vial

    • D. 

      400 in a green cap vial

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

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What is the time frame for evaluating and documenting PRN medications?
    • A. 

      30 minutes

    • B. 

      60 minutes

    • C. 

      90 minutes

    • D. 

      120 minutes

  • 7. 
    What is considered contraband?
    • A. 

      Weapons

    • B. 

      Glass

    • C. 

      Medications

    • D. 

      Rope

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    How many staff members are required when using a lift for safe patient handling?
    • A. 

      It can be used with only one person

    • B. 

      A minimum of 2 people

    • C. 

      At least 3 people if SCI patient

  • 9. 
    Who may conduct the narcotic inventory in the PYXIS?
    • A. 

      Two RNs only

    • B. 

      Two LPNs only

    • C. 

      Two licensed nurses

  • 10. 
    According to policy, how often is IV tubing changed.
    • A. 

      24 hours

    • B. 

      48 hours

    • C. 

      60 hours

    • D. 

      72 hours

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

      5911

    • B. 

      6911

    • C. 

      7911

    • D. 

      8911

  • 13. 
    Tubes of blood collected for type and cross match are verified and labeled at the nurse's station with two RNs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What are the signs and symptoms of blood transfusion reaction? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Fever

    • B. 

      Flushing of skin

    • C. 

      Chills

    • D. 

      Dizzness

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are considered to be "High Alert Medications"? Select all that apply?
    • A. 

      TPN

    • B. 

      Heparin

    • C. 

      Chemotherapy IV drugs

    • D. 

      Insulin

    • E. 

      Hypertensive drugs

  • 16. 
    Where does one find a list that will inform you of which MD has privileges for RHJ VAMC?
    • A. 

      S drive

    • B. 

      U drive

    • C. 

      T drive

    • D. 

      V drive

  • 17. 
    All of the following are ways in which the nurse can help prevent Autonomic Dysreflexia except:
    • A. 

      Repositioning every 2 hours

    • B. 

      Encourage activity

    • C. 

      Use of over the bed trapeze

    • D. 

      Weight shifting if applicable

  • 18. 
    Documentation of a Type and Screen should include all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Full name of patient

    • B. 

      Last four digits of social security number

    • C. 

      Date and time of collection

    • D. 

      Collector's signature

  • 19. 
    The following are nurses’ actions in the event of a blood transfusion reaction except:
    • A. 

      Notify physician.

    • B. 

      Notify blood bank

    • C. 

      Collect 2 seven ml lavender tubes of blood from distant site from the transfusion.

    • D. 

      Label the tubes as immediate.

  • 20. 
    What is the proper procedure to verify a patient’s identification?
    • A. 

      Ask the patient to state his/her full name and last four of social security number

    • B. 

      Ask the patient to state his/her last name and last four of social security number

    • C. 

      Ask the patient to state his/her full name and full social security number

    • D. 

      Ask the patient to state his/her last name and full social security number

  • 21. 
    How often do the narcotics in the PYXIS get inventoried?
    • A. 

      Daily

    • B. 

      Bi-weekly

    • C. 

      Weekly

    • D. 

      Monthly

  • 22. 
    A spinal cord injury (SCI) patient is at risk for Autonomic Dysreflexia if he/she has an injury at level ________ or higher?
    • A. 

      T4

    • B. 

      T5

    • C. 

      T6

    • D. 

      T7

  • 23. 
    What would you do if your SCI resident was showing symptoms of autonomic dysreflexia?
    • A. 

      A. Sit patient upright

    • B. 

      B. Take patient's B/P

    • C. 

      C. Seek to eliminate the cause

    • D. 

      A, B, & C

    • E. 

      Only A & C

  • 24. 
    According to the CPM 136-02, who does one call to obtain assistance for a hard of hearing resident or a language interpreter?
    • A. 

      AT&T Relay Service

    • B. 

      TTY Phone

    • C. 

      Bellsouth Relay Service

    • D. 

      Both A & B

  • 25. 
    What type of specimen is required for a type and cross match?
    • A. 

      One 7 ml lavender top blood tube with a yellow armband sticker

    • B. 

      One 7 ml green top blood tube with a yellow armband sticker

    • C. 

      One 7 ml yellow top blood tube with a yellow armband sticker

    • D. 

      One 7 ml brown top blood tube with a yellow armband sticker

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