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

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Clc 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. 
    How often does one need to perform glucose monitoring controls in order to maintain competency in the ponit-of-care-testing system?
    • A. 

      Monthly

    • B. 

      Every six months

    • C. 

      Yearly

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

      300

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      400

  • 5. 
    Once a glucometer control vial is opened, it will expire in 2 months?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    RHJ is a latex free facility.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    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 last full social security number

  • 8. 
    What is considered contraband?
    • A. 

      Weapons

    • B. 

      Glass

    • C. 

      Medications

    • D. 

      Rope

    • E. 

      All of the above

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    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

  • 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. 
    Pre-thicken liquids are available for patients with a diagnosis of:
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Diabetes

    • C. 

      Dyshagia

  • 18. 
    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

  • 19. 
    The hypoglycemia protocal is initiated when a blood sugar of less than ________ is obtained.  
    • A. 

    • B. 

    • C. 

    • D. 

  • 20. 
    What is the acceptable range for temperture in an adult?
    • A. 

      96.8F - 100.4F

    • B. 

      97.8F - 100.4F

    • C. 

      97F - 100.4F

    • D. 

      98.6F - 100.4F

  • 21. 
    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.

  • 22. 
    What is the acceptable range for respirations in the adult patient?
    • A. 

      14 - 20

    • B. 

      14 - 24

    • C. 

      12 - 20

    • D. 

      12 - 24

  • 23. 
    What is the average B/P in an adult patient?
    • A. 

      < 120 / < 80 mm Hg

    • B. 

      < 110 / < 70 mm Hg

    • C. 

      < 120 / < 90 mm Hg

    • D. 

      < 100 / < 70 mm Hg

  • 24. 
    What is the  acceptable range for 02 saturation?
    • A. 

      90 - 100

    • B. 

      92 - 100

    • C. 

      95 - 100

    • D. 

      98 - 100

  • 25. 
    HCT/NA responsibility when caring for the elderly's skin include all the following except:
    • A. 

      Bathing

    • B. 

      Linen-3 layers only

    • C. 

      Barrier cream to redden areas

    • D. 

      Inform nurse of areas of reddness

    • E. 

      All of the ablove

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