Test Your Knowledge Of JCAHO Regulations

17 Questions
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Physicians can remove Isolation Precautions as long as you have a written order on the chart
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    An admission Medication Reconciliation must be completed within what time frame?
    • A. 

      30 minutes

    • B. 

      12 hours

    • C. 

      24 hours

    • D. 

      Prior to being admitted to the floor from ED

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is the correct patient identification process?
    • A. 

      Compare name & DOB on armband with MAR, labslip or diet slip on food tray and ask the patient their name & DOB

    • B. 

      Ask the patient their name & DOB

    • C. 

      Compare name & DOB on armband with MAR, labslip or diet slip on food tray

  • 4. 
    When must you label your medications? (i.e. syringes, IVPB)
    • A. 

      If you have more than one medication

    • B. 

      Anytime you transfer a medication from its original container

    • C. 

      Only if it is an IV or IM medication

  • 5. 
    How are patient's advised of their rights and how to report any concerns?
  • 6. 
    If you receive a telephone order and repeat it back as you write it down, is that acceptable?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 7. 
    When must you verify a patient's identity?
    • A. 

      Prior to giving medications

    • B. 

      Prior to providing a meal or snack

    • C. 

      Prior to emptying a foley collection bag

    • D. 

      Prior to collecting a blood sample

  • 8. 
    PASS stands for....
    • A. 

      Pull, Aim, Squeeze, Sweep

    • B. 

      Point, Aim, Squeeze, Stand

    • C. 

      Point, Alarm, Stand, Sweep

    • D. 

      Pull, Alarm, Squeeze, Sweep

  • 9. 
    The "R" in RACE stands for
  • 10. 
    Contact Precautions is implemented for
    • A. 

      MRSA

    • B. 

      C-Diff

    • C. 

      Positive Blood Cultures

    • D. 

      TB

  • 11. 
    A green infection control sign is implemented for which type of infection?
    • A. 

      MRSA

    • B. 

      TB

    • C. 

      C-Diff

    • D. 

      Influenza

  • 12. 
    Advanced Directives should be addressed
  • 13. 
    The number one step health care professionals can take to prevent infection is
  • 14. 
    Code Brown means
  • 15. 
    Who can turn off medical gas?
    • A. 

      Charge nurse

    • B. 

      AOD

    • C. 

      Respiratory Therapist

    • D. 

      Primary Nurse

    • E. 

      Physician

  • 16. 
    Where would you find information about chemicals used within the hospital?
  • 17. 
    What is the expected turn-around time to report critical test results to the physician/ARNP/PA?
    • A. 

      30 minutes

    • B. 

      60 minutes

    • C. 

      90 minutes

    • D. 

      12 hours