State Pre-test 2

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State Pre-test 2


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  • 1. 
    A living will must be signed by the principal in the presence of:
    • A. 

      2 subscribing witnesses, 1 attorney

    • B. 

      2 subscribing witnesses, 1 of who is neither spouse nor blood relative

    • C. 

      3 subscribing witnesses, 1 attorney

    • D. 

      3 subscribing witnesses, 1 of who is spouse or blood relative

  • 2. 
    Persons employed as nursing assistants must be certified within ____ months of initial employment?
    • A. 

      4 months

    • B. 

      8 months

    • C. 

      12 months

    • D. 

      24 months

  • 3. 
    All managers who are responsible for storage, preparation, display, and serving of foods to the public must have:
    • A. 

      A certificate of training

    • B. 

      An associate's degree

    • C. 

      A bachelor's degree

    • D. 

      Passed a written certification test

  • 4. 
    A facility that has failed to comply with state minimum staffing requirements for 2 consecutive days is prohibited from accepting new admissions until the facility has achieved minimum staffing for:
    • A. 

      2 consecutive days

    • B. 

      4 consecutive days

    • C. 

      6 consecutive days

    • D. 

      8 consecutives days

  • 5. 
    The Board of Nursing Home Administrators is composed of:
    • A. 

      3 members

    • B. 

      5 members

    • C. 

      7 members

    • D. 

      8 members

  • 6. 
    The receiver shall do all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Make provisions for the continued health, safety and welfare of all residents

    • B. 

      Use the building fixtures, furnishings and any accompanying consumable goods in order to provide care and services

    • C. 

      Collect payments for all goods and services provided to residents during the period of receivership

    • D. 

      Pay the administrator's salary out of monies received

  • 7. 
    Which of the following statements are true regarding civil enforcement?
    • A. 

      Any resident whose rights are violated shall have a cause of action

    • B. 

      The action may be brought in any supreme court of competent jurisdiction

    • C. 

      A licensee shall not be liable for the medical negligence of the medical director

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    A resident has the right to:
    • A. 

      Manage personal financial affairs

    • B. 

      Have the facility manage personal funds

    • C. 

      A quarterly accounting of any transaction made by the facility

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    The Director of Nurses:
    • A. 

      Must be a full-time registered nurse

    • B. 

      May serve more than one facility at the same time

    • C. 

      May serve as the administrator of the facility while serving as DON

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Facilities shall submit staff to resident ratios to the agency:
    • A. 

      Monthly

    • B. 

      Quarterly

    • C. 

      Semiannually

    • D. 

      Annually

  • 11. 
    Minimum nursing care for a skilled child requires:
    • A. 

      No more than 1 hour licensed; no less than 1.5 hours of non-licensed

    • B. 

      No less than 1 hour licensed; no more than 1.5 hours of non-licensed

    • C. 

      No more than 1.5 hours licensed; no less than 1.0 hours of non-licensed

    • D. 

      No less than 1.5 hours licensed; no more than 1.0 hours of non-licensed

  • 12. 
    An Assistant Director of Nursing is required when:
    • A. 

      The DON is also the Administrator

    • B. 

      The DON is on a vacation

    • C. 

      The facility has a census of 120 or more residents

    • D. 

      The facility has a census of 121 or more residents

  • 13. 
    The agency may petition the court when the licensee cannot meet its financial obligation to provide food, shelter, care, and utilities for the appointment as:
    • A. 

      Governor

    • B. 

      Receiver

    • C. 

      Receiver general

    • D. 

      Guardian

  • 14. 
    In a facility that admits children age 0 through 15 years, the facility may not accommodate more than:
    • A. 

      40 children this age at any given time

    • B. 

      40 children at any given time

    • C. 

      60 children at any given time

    • D. 

      A and c

  • 15. 
    The agency shall not issue a license to a nursing home that fails to receive:
    • A. 

      A letter of intent from the district

    • B. 

      Three acres of land

    • C. 

      20 nursing assistants to care for patients

    • D. 

      A certificate of need

  • 16. 
    Each license holder shall complete:
    • A. 

      20 hours of continuing education

    • B. 

      30 hours of continuing education

    • C. 

      40 hours of continuing education

    • D. 

      60 hours of continuing education

  • 17. 
    The agency mandates every licensed facility comply with all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Keep full records of resident admissions and discharges

    • B. 

      Have available regular, consultative, and emergency services of physicians licensed by the State

    • C. 

      Include the patient's family in the geriatric outpatient clinic

    • D. 

      Provide for the access of dental and other health-related services

  • 18. 
    Upon completion of a resident assessment, the resident care plan must be completed within:
    • A. 

      3 days

    • B. 

      5 days

    • C. 

      7 days

    • D. 

      14 days

  • 19. 
    Residents with communicable diseases will not be admitted to a nursing home unless:
    • A. 

      Family members agree to pay a higher fee for a private room

    • B. 

      A physician certifies in writing that adequate infection control measures are being taken

    • C. 

      The CDC is notified first and agrees to placement in the facility

    • D. 

      The resident is actively being treated for the communicable disease by the local Health Department

  • 20. 
    An administrator will:
    • A. 

      Be board certified

    • B. 

      Be designated by the owner of the facility

    • C. 

      Be responsible and accountable for the day to day operation of the facility

    • D. 

      A and c

  • 21. 
    A written report of a fire must be reported to the local fire department within:
    • A. 

      2 days

    • B. 

      7 days

    • C. 

      10 days

    • D. 

      14 days

  • 22. 
    Neglect can be described as:
    • A. 

      Repeated conduct of carelessness

    • B. 

      Single incident of carelessness

    • C. 

      Both a and b

    • D. 

      Neither a or b

  • 23. 
    How many physicians are required to determine a patient's terminal condition?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 24. 
    All of the following statements are true except:
    • A. 

      Single service articles must be made from clean, sanitary, safe materials

    • B. 

      Wood may be used for chopsticks, stirrers or ice cream spoons

    • C. 

      Oak may be used for cutting boards, cutting blocks, baker's tables, rolling pins and salad bowls

    • D. 

      Mollusk and crustacean shells may only be used once

  • 25. 
    A preliminary nursing assessment to include medical orders shall be completed:
    • A. 

      Upon admission to the facility

    • B. 

      Within 2 days or 48 hours after admission to the facility

    • C. 

      Within 3 days or 72 hours after admission to the facility

    • D. 

      Within 4 days or 96 hours after admission to the facility

  • 26. 
    A physician may serve as Medical Director for a maximum of how many nursing homes at any one time?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      10

  • 27. 
    A petition for receivership shall have a hearing within _______ of the filing of the petition.
    • A. 

      5 days

    • B. 

      1 month

    • C. 

      60 days

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 28. 
    Floor mounted equipment shall be installed on raised platforms or elevated on legs or feet at least:
    • A. 

      4 inches from the floor

    • B. 

      6 inches from the floor

    • C. 

      8 inches from the floor

    • D. 

      9 inches from the floor

  • 29. 
    The sole purpose for the resident protection trust fund is:
    • A. 

      To pay for appropriate alternate resident placement, care, and treatment

    • B. 

      To pay the salaries of employees

    • C. 

      To repair the buildings when needed

    • D. 

      To pay for resident retirement and housing

  • 30. 
    Which of the following is the responsibility of the administrator?
    • A. 

      Properly use and dispose of a resident's property

    • B. 

      Act as guardian for any resident

    • C. 

      Provide a resident with a complete statement of all funds quarterly

    • D. 

      Keep a resident's money in the facility business account for safekeeping

  • 31. 
    Sanitizers and cleaning compounds:
    • A. 

      Can leave a slight residue on surfaces

    • B. 

      Can be stored with other toxic materials such as insecticides

    • C. 

      Shall have a distinct lable for easy identification

    • D. 

      Must be stored 8 feet from the floor

  • 32. 
    The cooling period for potentially hazardous foods of large volume should not exceed:
    • A. 

      2 hours

    • B. 

      3 hours

    • C. 

      4 hours

    • D. 

      5 hours

  • 33. 
    All of the following statements are true except:
    • A. 

      Solid cut uncovered meats can be hung on clean sanitized hooks as long as food is not stored underneath

    • B. 

      Steam tables and warmers can be used to rapidly reheat even potentially hazardous food

    • C. 

      Container covers for storing food must be impervious and nonabsorbent

    • D. 

      Linens and napkins can be used to line or cover bread or roll containers

  • 34. 
    How many physicians are required to determine a patient's capacity?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 35. 
    Advance directives:
    • A. 

      Will be provided within 48 hours of admission

    • B. 

      Will be provided at the time of admission

    • C. 

      Will be provided only with a physician's medical order

    • D. 

      Will be documented and kept in a locked area

  • 36. 
    Each nursing home resident:
    • A. 

      Must be seen by a physician only once every year unless hospitalized

    • B. 

      Must be seen by a physician at least once a month for the first 3 months after admission

    • C. 

      Must be seen by a physician at least once every 30 days for the first 60 days after admission

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 37. 
    The Statue of Limitations forbids the filing of an administrative complaint after:
    • A. 

      3 years

    • B. 

      4 years

    • C. 

      5 years

    • D. 

      6 years

  • 38. 
    The bed reservation policy for private pay mandates a bed held for:
    • A. 

      15 days

    • B. 

      30 days

    • C. 

      45 days

    • D. 

      60 days

  • 39. 
    Which of the following statements are true?
    • A. 

      A separate health care surrogate must be designated regarding mental health treatment

    • B. 

      A separate health care surrogate may be designated to make mental health treatment decisions

    • C. 

      The court shall not assume that the health care surrogate authorized to make health care decisions can also make decisions regarding mental health treatment

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 40. 
    A dietary services supervisor:
    • A. 

      Must be a qualfied dietician

    • B. 

      May not prepare food if a facility has 60 residents

    • C. 

      Must keep a 10 day supply of non-perishable food on hand

    • D. 

      Must be full time

  • 41. 
    Each nursing home facility will have policies and procedures that govern resident care. These policies will be:
    • A. 

      Developed and maintained by the Medical Director, DON and the Administrator

    • B. 

      Reviewed annually

    • C. 

      Limited to patient rights and advanced directives

    • D. 

      A and b

  • 42. 
    Fire prevention, protection, and life safety practices are the responsibility of the:
    • A. 

      Resident

    • B. 

      Administrator

    • C. 

      Housekeeping supervisor

    • D. 

      DON

  • 43. 
    A writen document designating a surrogate to make health care decisions for a principal shall be signed by the principal in the presence of _____ subscribing adult witness/witnesses.
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 44. 
    Roast beef shall be cooked to an internal temperature of _____ degrees for 121 minutes.
    • A. 

      110 degrees F

    • B. 

      120 degrees F

    • C. 

      130 degrees F

    • D. 

      140 degrees F

  • 45. 
    The Resident Protection Trust Fund will not exceed:
    • A. 

      $500,000

    • B. 

      $1,000,000

    • C. 

      $2,000,000

    • D. 

      $5,000,000

  • 46. 
    Facilities used for the storage of potentially hazardous food must be provided with all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Conveniently located sinks with running water and waste disposal units

    • B. 

      A 4-compartment sink when kitchenware and equipment are washed and sanitized by hand

    • C. 

      Drain boards that slope to the sink

    • D. 

      A 2-compartment sink when kitchenware and equipment do not require sanitation

  • 47. 
    How many hours must an AIT serve between the hours of 10 pm and 7 am in one year?
    • A. 

      Minimum of 10, maximum of 120

    • B. 

      Minimum of 20, maximum of 130

    • C. 

      Minimum of 40, maximum of 160

    • D. 

      Minimum of 60, maximum of 180