Hospital Management Roles And Operations! Trivia Quiz

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Hospital Management Roles And Operations! Trivia Quiz


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  • 1. 
    The main role of sterile processing is to:
    • A. 

      Provide dependable reliable services to enhance patient quality of patient care

    • B. 

      Monitor the processing of needles, syringes, and gloves

    • C. 

      Standardize the sterilization process for nursery for formula

    • D. 

      Do what the O.R supervisor says

  • 2. 
    Instrument sets and patient care equipment must be processed and distributed in an accurate and timely manner so that:
    • A. 

      The doctor does not get mad at you

    • B. 

      The cases are on time and you wont have to pay overtime

    • C. 

      Patient care is not adversely affected

    • D. 

      The supervisor has time to check them before they are used

  • 3. 
    Ethics is
    • A. 

      Dealing with what is bad

    • B. 

      Discussing patient issues with friends

    • C. 

      Not recognizing religious beliefs

    • D. 

      Doing the right thing

  • 4. 
    Compliance with OSHA is:
    • A. 

      Required by law

    • B. 

      Optional

    • C. 

      Doing what you want to do

    • D. 

      An opinion of an expert

  • 5. 
    Which of the the following established sterilization practice standards based on opinion, research and/or theory:
    • A. 

      OSHA

    • B. 

      AAMI

    • C. 

      EPA

    • D. 

      FDA

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Statements of sound principals of practice are based on scientific date and the opinions of experts

    • B. 

      Principals , laws, or rules designed to govern behavior

    • C. 

      Established norms determined by opinion, authority,research and theory

    • D. 

      Documents that reflect state and federal regulations

  • 7. 
    EPA, FDA, OSHA and the Departments of Health (DOH) primarly issue:
    • A. 

      Standards

    • B. 

      Recommended Practices

    • C. 

      Regulations

    • D. 

      Professional Practices

  • 8. 
    Standards for CS/SPD practice are written by:
    • A. 

      FDA

    • B. 

      EPA

    • C. 

      Department of Health

    • D. 

      AAMI

  • 9. 
    The Health Insurance Portability and accountability act (HIPAA) provides for which ethical issue?
    • A. 

      Theft of hospital property

    • B. 

      Confidentiality

    • C. 

      Employee Rights

    • D. 

      Cultural Diversity

  • 10. 
    A rule designed to govern behavior is called a:
    • A. 

      Regulation

    • B. 

      Standard

    • C. 

      Procedure

    • D. 

      Recommended practice

  • 11. 
    An established norm which is based on theory is called a:
    • A. 

      Regulation

    • B. 

      Standard

    • C. 

      Policy

    • D. 

      Recommended Practice

  • 12. 
    Before a pesticide can be marketed and used in the United States, it must be evaluated and registed by which of the following?
    • A. 

      FDA

    • B. 

      EPA

    • C. 

      CDC

    • D. 

      OSHA

  • 13. 
    Which of the following regulates and makes sure products are safe and effective before companies put them on the market?
    • A. 

      AAMI

    • B. 

      OSHA

    • C. 

      FDA

    • D. 

      CDC

  • 14. 
    If healthcare facilities reprocess single-use devices, the devices must be cleared by
    • A. 

      OSHA

    • B. 

      EPA

    • C. 

      CDC

    • D. 

      FDA

  • 15. 
    How often should cleaning and sterilization instructions be requested from device manufacturers?
    • A. 

      Once a year

    • B. 

      Each time the item is purchased

    • C. 

      Only the first time the item is purchased

    • D. 

      Only when the device has changed

  • 16. 
    Which agency regulates the reprocessing of single use devices?
    • A. 

      CDC

    • B. 

      OSHA

    • C. 

      AAMI

    • D. 

      FDA

  • 17. 
    OSHA has a great effect on CS/SPD by its regulation of occupatational exposure to airborne contaminants, exposure from blood borne pathogens, and which of the following:
    • A. 

      Reprocessing of single-use devices

    • B. 

      Communication of workplace hazards

    • C. 

      Reporting malfunctioning medical equipment

    • D. 

      Approving the chemical products used in CS/SPD

  • 18. 
    The Medical Device Reporting regulaion requires:
    • A. 

      Healthcare facilities to report deaths or serious injuries from medical devices

    • B. 

      Healthcare facilites to register single-use devices to be processed.

    • C. 

      Sterile processing employees to report to failure to wear personal protective attire

    • D. 

      Sterile processing employees to report all work-related injuries

  • 19. 
    Which agency requires that eyewash stations be available for emergency use?
    • A. 

      AAMI

    • B. 

      FDA

    • C. 

      CDC

    • D. 

      OSHA

  • 20. 
    The OSHA Hazard Communication Standard Requires that and MSDS must be available for:
    • A. 

      Each chemical in the department

    • B. 

      Chemicals that can harm you

    • C. 

      All packaging material

    • D. 

      All Instrument trays.

  • 21. 
    The Right-to-Know standard requires employers to have which of the following available for employees?
    • A. 

      Bloodborne pathogen exposure plan

    • B. 

      Exposure limits for ethylene oxide

    • C. 

      Material Safety Data Sheets for chemicals

    • D. 

      Emergency eyewash stations

  • 22. 
    When should a new employee become familiar with MSDS's in CS/SPD?
    • A. 

      Before they come to work

    • B. 

      On their first day at work

    • C. 

      After one week on the job

    • D. 

      After one month on the job

  • 23. 
    Which of the following defines what a department must do?
    • A. 

      Standards

    • B. 

      Policies

    • C. 

      Procedures

    • D. 

      Recommended Practices

  • 24. 
    Steps for performing a task are defined in a:
    • A. 

      Recommended practice

    • B. 

      Standard

    • C. 

      Policy

    • D. 

      Procedure

  • 25. 
    Any equipement with an electric cord that is cracked, frayed, or broken should be:
    • A. 

      Thrown away

    • B. 

      Sent out for repair

    • C. 

      Disinfected and sent out for repair

    • D. 

      Cleaned and distributed

  • 26. 
    Collection of data and identification of issues are part of what kind of program?
    • A. 

      Quality Assurance

    • B. 

      CS/SPD training

    • C. 

      Orientation

    • D. 

      Safety

  • 27. 
    To ensure that all employees are learning the same information, training should be:
    • A. 

      Done by the same person

    • B. 

      Taught in different languages

    • C. 

      Standardized

    • D. 

      Computerized

  • 28. 
    Annual competency testing is required by
    • A. 

      CDC

    • B. 

      AAMI

    • C. 

      OSHA

    • D. 

      JC

  • 29. 
    A broken glass suction bottle is returned to decontamination. Which of the following should the technician do?
    • A. 

      Place it an appropriate rigid container

    • B. 

      Place it in a cardboard box for disposal

    • C. 

      Discard it in a infectious waste bag

    • D. 

      Discard it in the general trash

  • 30. 
    Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provide health and safety hazard and risk information on which of the following
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Electrical

    • C. 

      Mechanical

    • D. 

      Psychological

  • 31. 
    Which of the following is an ethical responsibility of an individual working in CPD
    • A. 

      Reporting to work on time

    • B. 

      Communicating effectively

    • C. 

      Maintaining patient confidentiality

    • D. 

      Supporting department objectives

  • 32. 
    Which of the following generally describes the correct sequence of traffic workflow in areas in which medical devices are processed ?
    • A. 

      Decontamination, Sterile storage,Sterilization, assembly

    • B. 

      Distribution, assembly, packing, sterile storage

    • C. 

      Decontamination, assembly, packaging, sterilization, sterile storage

    • D. 

      Disinfection, assembly, packaging, sterilization, sterile storage

  • 33. 
    Acrylic nails are not permitted to be worn in SPD because they can
    • A. 

      Chip off

    • B. 

      Fall off

    • C. 

      Allow fungus to grow beneath them

    • D. 

      Tear gloves

  • 34. 
    Which of the following agencies would approve the disinfectants used on floors and walls in the Sterile Processing Department and Distribution department
    • A. 

      JC

    • B. 

      CDC

    • C. 

      OSHA

    • D. 

      EPA

  • 35. 
    Every Healthcare facility has an organizational structure, or chart, that outlines
    • A. 

      Departmental authority relationships

    • B. 

      Workflow patterns

    • C. 

      Quality monitoring program guidelines

    • D. 

      Productivity standards

  • 36. 
    "Clean to Dirty" is an SPD term used to desribe
    • A. 

      Traffic patterns

    • B. 

      Inventory control methods

    • C. 

      Distribution procedures

    • D. 

      Sterilization procedures

  • 37. 
    What are the major physical areas of a typical sterile processing department?
    • A. 

      Decontamination, Soiled Receiving, Sterilization, and distribution

    • B. 

      Decontamination, Assembly and sterile processing, sterile storage, and distribution

    • C. 

      Sterile storage, equipment storage, distribution, and sterilization

    • D. 

      Sterile storage, sterile processing, soiled receiving, and distribution

  • 38. 
    Loose fitting a clothing and jewelry should NOT be worn in SPD because it
    • A. 

      Presents a non professional appearance

    • B. 

      Can become easily contaminated

    • C. 

      Can get caught in moving equipment

    • D. 

      May encourage theft among employees