Before cleaning up a spill, you should protect yourself with appropriate PPE
If a spill contains broken glass, it should removed with forceps or a broom and dustpan. The waste should be discarded where?
Where should you dispose of used isolation gowns and gloves, and wound dressings that are not soiled with blood or body fluids?
Check the items that may carry germs that can harm others for which Standard Precautions should be used:
In the event of being exposed to blood, you should:
How many seconds should you wash your hands using running water, soap, and friction, paying special attention to fingernails and rough skin areas, to remove most transient germs? A minimum of
Select the ways that germs can travel to places and can cause infections:
What is the most effect method of preventing the spread of germs being transferred?
Identify the emergency code for St. David's Georgetown Hospital (SDGH)
Symptoms of latex allergy include skin rashes, hives, flushing, itching, nasal or eye drainage, or sinus symptoms, asthma, and shock. This statement is:
Where should you dispose of items dripping with blood or secretions, or containing caked blood or secretions that could be released during handling?
Identify the emergency code for St. David's North Austin Medical Center (NAMC)
The "Chain of Transmission" is something we want to break. It refers to:
Vaccinations are available for health care workers/students for which of the following diseases (select all that apply):
If you have a Latex allergy, you should:
What is used to turn off the faucet?
Health care workers/students are screened for tuberculosis first by having
The following are measures to protect against the transmission of tuberculosis:
Regarding the fire plan, what does RACE stand for?
Select the task(s) that puts healthcare workers/students at the highest risk of exposure to bloodborne pathogens:
After cleaning up a spill, the area should be disinfected with appropriate spray disinfectant.
Identify the emergency code for St. David's South Austin Medical Center (SAMC)
Identify the emergency code for Heart Hospital of Austin (HHoA)
Used needles must be disposed of immediately after use in:
Standard Precautions are the actions taken with all patients, all of the time, to prevent transmission of germs from patient to health care worker, patient to patient, and health care worker to patient. This statement is:
What are the links in the "Chain of Transmission"?
The mission of St. David's HealthCare is to provide exceptional care to every patient every day with a spirit of warmth, friendliness, and personal pride.
Used needles may be recapped if necessary
If you need to enter an isolation room, what should you do?
The five values of the St. David's HealthCare are:
The Bloodborne Pathogen Standard was implemented to protect employees/students against which serious germs found in the bloodstream:
Identify the emergency code for St. David's Round Rock Medical Center (RRMC)
The three types of transmission based isolation precautions are:
How is linen that is saturated with body fluids handled? (Select all that apply)
Which of the following statements about chicken pox are true?
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