CNA Quiz

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CNA Quiz
2011-01-17 19:45:33

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  1. What are the guidelines for pre-procedure actions?
    • Wash your hands.
    • Gather needed supplies.
    • Knock on the door and identify yourself by name and title.
    • Identify the person, and greet him or her by name.
    • Explain the procedure and encourage the person to participate as appropriate.
    • Provide privacy by showing any visitors where they may wait. Close the door and the curtain. Drape the person for modesty as appropriate.
    • See to safety.
  2. What are the guidelines for post-procedure actions?
    • Confirm that the person is comfortable and in food body alignment.
    • Leave the call light control, telephone, and fresh water within easy reach of the person.
    • See to safety. Return the bed to the lowest position, lock the wheels, and raise the side rails.
    • Open the curtain and door if desired by the patient or resident, and inform visitors that they may return to the room.
    • Wash your hands.
    • Report and record actions as required by your facility.
  3. What do you do when using a fire extinguisher?
    • Pull the safety pin out.
    • Aim the hose toward the base of the fire.
    • Squeeze the handle.
    • S pray the contents of the fire extinguisher at the base of the fire using a sweeping motion.
  4. What do you do if there is a fire?
    • Remove any patients or residents who are in immediate danger to safety.
    • Activate the alarm.
    • Contain the fire by closing the doors and windows.
    • Extinguish the fire, OR , if the fire is too large or spreading quickly, Evacuate the building.
  5. What are the ABC's of body mechanics?
    • Alignment
    • Balance
    • Coordinated body movement