Fy 15 Clc Hct/CNA Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Quiz

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Fy 15 Clc Hct/CNA Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    RHJ is a latex free facility.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    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

  • 3. 
    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

  • 4. 
    What is the facility's (RHJ VAMC) emergency number?
    • A. 

      5911

    • B. 

      6911

    • C. 

      7911

    • D. 

      8911

  • 5. 
    Ceiling lifts are the only safe patient handling devices that are available at the VA for safe patient handling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Nursing NA/HCT are allowed to chart on the Hourly Rounds Flowsheet and the Nursing shift note.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    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

  • 8. 
    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.

  • 9. 
    What is the acceptable range for respirations in the adult patient?
    • A. 

      14 - 20

    • B. 

      14 - 24

    • C. 

      12 - 20

    • D. 

      12 - 24

  • 10. 
    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

  • 11. 
    What is the  acceptable range for 02 saturation?
    • A. 

      90 - 100

    • B. 

      92 - 100

    • C. 

      95 - 100

    • D. 

      98 - 100

  • 12. 
    HCTs/NAs should participate in the Post Fall Huddle meetings.
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 13. 
    According to the CPM 136-12-02, 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

  • 14. 
    Common areas of increased risk for pressure ulcers include all except:
    • A. 

      Elbows

    • B. 

      Occiput

    • C. 

      Knees

    • D. 

      Thighs

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

      Dry skin

    • B. 

      Incontinence

    • C. 

      Spasticity

    • D. 

      Poor positioning

  • 16. 
    Pre-thickened liquids are available for residents with a diagnosis of:
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      Diabetes

    • C. 

      Dysphagia

  • 17. 
    A patient is 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. 
    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

  • 19. 
    The following are tasks that a HCT/NA should perform when caring for a patient with an indwelling foley catheter (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Peri care with soap and water every shift

    • B. 

      Secure tubing below the level of the bladder

    • C. 

      Empty foley bag at the end of each shift and record

    • D. 

      Check for signs of infection and report to the nurse

    • E. 

      Use sterile precautions when performing care.

  • 20. 
    In order to prevent a catheter accquired urinary tract infection (CAUTI), the following interventions can be performed by the HCT/NA except:
    • A. 

      Peri care every shift

    • B. 

      Check for signs and symptoms of infection

    • C. 

      Maintain no kinks in tubing or coil on bed

    • D. 

      Notify the MD of cloudy or bloood urine color

  • 21. 
    When cleaning a male patient, you should clean the meatus towards the shaft using a circular motion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    When providing catheter care for a male or a female patient, you should clean the catheter down 10cms (4 inches).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    When measuring the amount of urine from the foley catheter, you should measure the amount while the graduate is seated on the floor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    In order to protect the patient's skin, the HCT/NA can provide the following interventions: (select all that apply
    • A. 

      Bathing

    • B. 

      Apply barrier creams

    • C. 

      Limit linen to only 2 layers

    • D. 

      Place diapers on patient and change every 6 hours

  • 25. 
    The following are the CNA/HCT responsibilites in regards to  caring for a resident with a urinary catheter (select all that apply):
    • A. 

      Peri care every shift

    • B. 

      Check for signs and symptoms of infection

    • C. 

      Record amount and character of urine

    • D. 

      Secure tubing below the level of the bladder at all times

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