OSHA And Infection Control

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Commonly referred as OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration of the US is a state department that deals on heath measures in the work place. The quiz below tests on the subject. Learn what you don’t know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    You Can always substitute barrier creams for gloves
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Hepatitis B is caused by a virus and can be prevented by getting the hepatitid B vaccine
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Alcohol based hand rinse SHOULD NOT be used:
    • A. 

      Prior to patient contact

    • B. 

      If fingernails are chipped

    • C. 

      If the patient has a respiratory infection

    • D. 

      If hands are visbly dirty

  • 4. 
    Universal Precautions are not recommended by the Center for Disease Control
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Gloves are not necessary when working in the home
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The objective of standard precautions is to prevent the spread of infection
    • A. 

      From patient to patient

    • B. 

      From patient to staff

    • C. 

      From staff to patient

    • D. 

      From staff to staff

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Masks and goggles must be worn when caring for patients who have a cough or are vomiting
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Tuberculosis can be spread.
    • A. 

      Through the air.

    • B. 

      By touching infected Material.

    • C. 

      All of the above.

  • 9. 
    If you wear gloves when performing your job duties, you do not need to follow handwashing precautions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The best time to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) is when you might come into contact with blood or potentially infectious bodily fluids.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False