Fy 15 Primary care Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review Hct

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Fy 15 Primary care Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol Review Hct

Annual Education Policy/Procedure/Protocol review. HCT staff must complete and obtain a minimum score of 90. You will have 2 chance to complete.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There is no document available yet, please upload the document
  • 2. 
    What values on the glucometer warrant a immediate attention?
    • A. 

      300

    • B. 

      400

    • C. 

      300

    • D. 

      400

  • 3. 
    RHJ VAMC and the CBOCs are latex free facilities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    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

  • 5. 
    How many staff members are required with urgent patient assists with limited mobility?
    • A. 

      One person

    • B. 

      A minimum of 2 people

    • C. 

      At least 3 people

  • 6. 
    What assessment tool does one use to document skin breakdown risk?
    • A. 

      Glasgow Scale

    • B. 

      Braden Scale

    • C. 

      PIP Scale

    • D. 

      Pressure Ulcer Scale

  • 7. 
    Ceiling lifts are the only safe patient handling devices that are available at the VA for safe patient handling.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    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

  • 9. 
    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

  • 10. 
    Assigned primary care staff who are trained in the use of digital imaging cameras are responsible for Dermatology Consult photographs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    It is a policy at the medical center and selected CBOCs where Primary Care, Women's Health and/or Mental Health services are provided, access to clinically appropriate services that extend beyond regular business at least once on weekdays (Wednesday) and once every weekend (Saturday), at times and venues that match Veteran demand and expectation
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Written consent is required for patients utilizing the Clinical Telehealth Program and must be documented in the patient’s medical record
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
     Reusable medical equipment (RME) has established policy for
    • A. 

      All of the above

    • B. 

      Use

    • C. 

      Decontamination

    • D. 

      Cleaning, reprocessing,disinfection, or sterilization

  • 14. 
    Links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) for approved Non-critical reusable medical equipment cleaning agents can be found at the end of the policy on the T-drive.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    In order to help prevent and identify patients at risk for falling Primary Care staff will (select all which apply)
    • A. 

      Complete an annual fall screen and provide pamphlet explaining fall prevention in the home to patients at risk.

    • B. 

      Implement interventions to create and maintain a safe patient environment

    • C. 

      Implement universal fall precautions for all veterans

    • D. 

      Provide education to veteran and family members on potential for falls, fall complications, and provide information on interventions to eliminate and/or decreased fall potential.

  • 16. 
    The primary care HCT must use Hypoglycemia Protocol Note to document all BG results, treatments, and patient responses to treatment when hypoglycemia is identified in a patient.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    You can located your clinics emergency plan on the T-Drive under Service Policies then select Primary Care 11-C then select Primary Care Supplementals and select CBOC location.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Communication of patient diagnostic test results to patients should be:
    • A. 

      A phone call from the clinician to the patient if test results indicate a need for timely intervention.

    • B. 

      A registered letter if the patient can not be reached by clinician over the phone for test result requiring timely intervention.

    • C. 

      From any staff member available

    • D. 

      From any member of PACT nursing team

  • 19. 
    All levels of staff providing nursing care at the Community Based Outpatient Clinics are responsible for timely, accurate, and relevant documentation of assessments and reassessments in the patients medical record.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    According to The Missing Patient Policy an at risk patient includes (select all which apply)
    • A. 

      Are legally committed.

    • B. 

      Have a court appointed legal guardian.

    • C. 

      Lack cognitive ability (either permanently or temporarily) to make relevant decisions

    • D. 

      Have physical or mental impairments that increase their risk of harm to self or others

  • 21. 
    Staff that does not complete all components of their annual competency at the time of their annual performance appraisal will be placed on a Leave Without Pay (LWOP) status until successful completion/verification occurs.  Staff unable to complete their requirements due to medical, physical or other extenuating circumstances may submit a waiver.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The term “impaired professional” is used to describe the practitioner who is prevented by reason of illness, disorder, or other health/behavioral problems from performing professional duties at the expected level of skill and/or competence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Any outpatient expressing a desire to complete an Advance Directive will be referred to their respective Social Worker.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    When an adult victim expresses an allegation of an acute sexual assault the CBOCs will refer to their local Rape Crisis Center to determine the appropriate facility for follow up. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    It is VHA policy that all patients with potential for swallowing or feeding disorders must be appropriately assessed, referred for diagnostic evaluation (as necessary), treated, managed, monitored, and followed throughout the continuum of care.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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