Type
Crossword
Description

Mattress overlay used for pressure injury prevention Geomatt
Over 50% of pressure injuries are ________ related device
What tool does Children's use to identify if a patient is at risk for a pressure injury? BradenQD
______________ and repositioning should be done every two hours and prn. Turning
Non-blanching erythema over a bony prominence would be a Stage _____ Pressure Injury One
________ should be offloaded with pillows or HeelMedix boots to prevent pressure injuries. Gel Pillows are used to reduce pressure. Heels
These postioners need to be remolded and repostioned every 2 hours Zflow
_________ and Mepilex Lite can be used to pad under respiratory devices PolyMem
Sacral foam dressings should be lifted ands skin assessed every shift and changed every ________ days and prn. three
Ture or False. The Wound team should be consulted for all suspected pressure injuries. True

World Wide Pressure Ulcer Prevention Day Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abrasion
Activity
Angiogenesis
Blanchable
Boggy
Braden
Callus
Collagen
Debridement
Deep Tissue Injury
Denuded
Emollient
Epidermis
Erythema
Eschar
Excoriation
Exudate
Friction
Full Thickness Skin Loss
Granulation
Incontinence
Intertrigo
Maceration
Mobility
Moisture
Necrosis
Nonblanchable
Nutrition
Offload
Periwound
Purulent
Reposition
Sensory Perception
Shear
Slough
Tunneling
Undermining
Unstageable

Pressure Injury Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is another name for Pressure Ulcer-Pressure ...... INJURY
Good nutrition and ......... are important to prevent and heal Pressure Injury HYDRATION
Prior to attending resident care it is important to perform hand ...... HYGIENE
What on your arm can be potential for pressure area? ELBOW
What stage pressure injury is it when skin is intact? ONE
What is the road name rest home is at? WYMER
What is the main cause of pressure injury? PRESSURE
Do not ....... pressure points vigoursly. MASSAGE
What is the small white rest home dog called? PESHA
What should be changed at least every two hours-The resident's ........ POSITION
What month is No Pressure Injury day? NOVEMBER
When should the RN be notified of any sign of redness? ASAP

Pressure Ulcer Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____________ and repositioning residents is important. TURNING
Keeping a residents skin clean and _______ helps prevent pressure ulcers. DRY
______ must be evaluated and updated often when a resident has a pressure ulcer. CAREPLANS
It is important to protect the skin from______. MOISTURE
Preventing weight ____ is important. LOSS
The elderly may be at a greater risk due to the changes in the skin related to AGING
_____ puts a resident at risk. INCONTINENCE
Pressure ulcers can be very painful for a ______. RESIDENT
A pressure ______ is any lesion caused by a constant pressure that harms the tissue underneath the skin. ULCER
A resident being unable to _____ themselves puts him/her at risk. REPOSITION
If a resident has had a pressure ulcer before, he/she is more at ______ for getting another one. RISK
Skin _____ should be done every time the resident gets a shower. CHECKS
_____ is the force that occurs when the skin sticks to a surface and the body slides. SHEAR
Encouraging a resident to eat/drink at _______ can help prevent weight loss. MEALTIMES
Getting enough ______ and protein is very important. FLUIDS
Food _____ records are important for the dietitian/nurses to know when a resident is not eating. INTAKE
As a care_____, you must report to the nurse when residents have a change in their skin. GIVER
Pressure _____ are those areas where bones cause force on the skin and squeezes them against an outside force. POINTS

BEDMAKING Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is a thick layer of padding that is placed on the mattress to help make the bed more comfortable for the patient or resident, & to protect the mattress from moisture & soiling Mattresspad
may be white or colored, plain or print; this is a flat sheet top sheet
This may be used as a bottom sheet, & it fits snugly on mattress corners fittedsheet
this is a small, flat sheet that is placed over the middle of the bottom sheet; it covers the area of the bed from above the person's shoulders to below his buttocks drawsheet
This is a square of quilted absorbent fabric backed with waterproof material; also known as "soaker pad" bedprotector
this is used to help lift or reposition a person who needs assistance with moving in bed liftsheet
Some facilities may call bed protectors THESE soakerpads
this adds the finishing touch to a well-made bed; adds a decorative touch to a person's room bedspread
This is used for comfort & to aid in positioning pillow
lightweight cotton blanket or flannel sheet that is used to provide modesty & warmth during a bed bath or a linen change bathblanker
may be woven cotton & should be available as requested by a person for his comfort blanket
placed over the middle of the bottom sheet to absorb extra moisture when a mattress pad is not used; may be used with turning or lifting a person drawsheet
sheets, mattress pads, pillow case, bedspread, etc linens
an empty bed closedbed
when a top sheet or blanket is turned back; bed is ready to receive a patient openbed
can rub the person's skin, causing irritation & leading to skin breakdown seams
a way of folding & tucking the sheet so that is lies flat & neat against the mattress mitering
you collect THESE in the order they will be used, then flip them linens

First Aid Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Immediate, temporary care given to an ill or injured person FIRSTAID
Actions taken to prevent the spread of disease UNIVERSALPRECAUTIONS
To control bleeding to a wound you should apply PRESSURE
Burns are classified by the ______ of the burn DEPTH
A sequence of actions that maximize the victim's chance of survival CHAINOFSURVIVAL
Cool and wrap with gauze BURNS
A device that delivers an electric shock DEFIBRILLATOR
Failure of the cardiovascular system SHOCK
First aid procedure that combines rescue breaths with chest compressions CPR
Sudden and painful tightening of a muscle CRAMP
Injury to a muscle that resultts from overuse STRAIN
What happens when the blood supply to the brain is temporarily inadequate FAINTING
Jarring injury to the brain CONCUSSION
Any substance that causes illness, injury or death when introduced into the body POISON
Poisonous substance secreted by a snake or spider VENOM
Calling 911 is the ____ link in the chain of survival FIRST
Proper steps to using a Fire Extinguisher PASS
When treating minor strains and sprains use this acronym RICE

Infection Control Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important defense against the spread of infection. hand hygiene
When moving from dirty to _____ hand hygiene must be performed clean
Urine testing should only be done when there are 3 of these without catheter, 2 with catheter Symptoms
Linen, clothing, and food must be ____ when traveling through the halls. Covered
_____ should be encouraged to wash their hands before meals, after toileting, after blowing nose, etc. Residents
Staff with ____ must be off work for 24 hours after last episode. Fever
Staff with stomach symptoms must be off work for 48 ____ after last episode Hours
When serving food, edges of plates, rims of cups/bowls, ends of silverware must not be _____. touched
Linen should not be ___ against uniform. Held
Residents with stomach symptoms and/or fever are kept in their room on _____ until cleared to leave. Precautions
Alcohol gel is not useful in killing this infection. Cdiff
Hand Hygiene must be performed frequently and ____ throughout the day. thoroughly
Staff wear food handler gloves when ____ bread/toast, raw fruit, handling
Eye dropper tips should never touch the ___. Eye
Dirty linen and laundry should be ______ in the room. bagged
PPE is Personal ______ Equipment. Protective
PPE includes Gowns, Masks, and _____. Gloves
Life Enrichment staff ______ items such as bingo chips and tables after each activity. disinfect
Blood borne ______ are a group on infections that are carried & transmitted within blood & body fluids. pathogens
Linen closet doors must be kept _____ to decrease potential contamination. closed
Food must be _____ to 40 degrees to prevent bacteria growth cooled
Food being ______ must be maintained at 135 degrees. served
Sharps _______ must be reported for workers compensation and infection tracking purposes. Injuries
Proper hand hygiene requires at least 20 _____ of washing. seconds
Glucometers should be cleaned after each ___. use
Any surface that is touched could potentially be covered with ____. germs
Lifts should be wiped with a bleach _____ after each resident. wipe
Infectious medical waste should be discarded in ____ bags red
The blood spill kits are located in the 200 ____ dirty utility room wing
The term do we use for everyday practice to prevent spread of infection is ________ precautions standard
Which of the top 3 blood borne pathogens can you be vaccinated against? HepatitisB

Nutrition Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

To include more fruits and veggies in your diet, when would be the ideal meal to eat them during to encourage such a habit? Breakfast
These are great sources of energy in fruits and vegetables. Carbohydrates
Sources of this can be added to fruit and vegetable snacks to make them even more nutritious and delicious Protein
Try different vegetables, because our bodies like ___. Variety
______ are nutrients in food that the body uses to build cell membranes, nerve tissue (like the brain), and hormones. Lipids
The body uses ___ as fuel. Fat
What is a unit of energy that measures how much energy food provides to the body? Calorie
Light (lite) and _______-fat foods may still be high in fat. Reduced
What is the requirement for a food to be labeled light (lite)? Have 50% less fat or _______ fewer calories per serving Onethird
One of the most harmful fats: s_____. Saturated
One of the most harmful fats: t_____. Trans
Trans and saturated fats can cause what? Heartdisease
Unsaturated fats are ____ at room temperature. Liquid
One type of unsaturated fat: p_________. Polyunsaturated
One type of unsaturated fat: m_________. Monounsaturated

Contraception Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is the applied to the skin that releases synthetic estrogen and progestin hormones to prevent pregnancy The Patch
A contraceptive pill Pill
Given by injections every 12 weeks Needle
A device inserted into the uterus to prevent pregnancy IUD
Soft, flexiable, doughnut- shaped ring about 2 inches in diameter. Ring
Thin sheath, usually made of latex, a type of rubber Male condom
Polyurethane sheath with a flexiable ring at either end Female condom
Someone you go to, to get contraception Doctor
Deliberate use of artificial methods or other teqniques to prevent pregnancy as a consequence of sexual intercourse Contraception
The fact or practice of restraining oneself from indulging in something Abstinence
A contraceptive pill that is effective up to about seventy two hours after intercoure Plan B
A substance that kills spermatozoa Spermicide
Device that prevents sperm from entering the uterus Cervical cap
A surgical cutting and sealing of part of each vas deferns, typically as a means of sterilization Vasectomy
Is a permanent birth control also known as tube ties Tubal ligation

Safe Sex and Contraception Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Contraception is used to prevent: PREGNANCY
True or False: Contraception prevents the spread of STIs FALSE
STI stands for sexually transmitted: INFECTION
Another name for Ímplanon ROD
In which part of the body is 'the rod' implanted? UPPER ARM
The only method of contraception useful for preventing the spread of STIs CONDOMS
True or false: Drunk or drug affected people cannot consent to sex TRUE
The contraceptive pill ('the pill') is taken at the same ________ every day TIME
Untreated chlamydia can lead to: INFERTILITY
People can be carrying STIs without having any signs or: SYMPTOMS
True or false: It can be impossible to tell by looking at someone whether they have an STI TRUE
Before using a condom, this date should be checked EXPIRY
The herpes virus can be spread via a coldsore during unprotected ______ sex ORAL
HIV: Human Immunodeficiency __________ VIRUS
STIs are spread through the exchange of bodily ________ fluids
IUD: Inter-Uterine _________ DEVICE
More information about safe sex and contraception can be gained by talking to a doctor, nurse or family ______________ clinic PLANNING
STIs can be medically _________________ TREATED
Age of consent laws are designed to protect young people from sexual abuse and exploitation. In NSW, the age of consent is: SIXTEEN
True or false: Safe sex should be practised every time someone engages in oral, anal or vaginal sex. TRUE
Ensuring sex is 'safe sex' is the ____________________ of everyone involved RESPONSIBILITY

Safety! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where staff meet when we have to evacuate the store. Muster Station
Avoiding injuries at the workplace through proper_____ Ergonomics
Sheet used for information on product usage and spillage is known as _____ MSDS
What do you page in case of a fire? Code 22F
The practice of following certain rules and procedures to prevent the contamination of food. Food Sanitation
It is a comprehensive plan for providing information on the safe use of hazardous materials in the workplace. WHMIS
______ is an area of concern with the health, safety and welfare of people in the workplace. OHS
_______ refers to protective clothing, helmets, goggles, gloves or other garments and equipment designed to protect the employees body from injury. PPE
What must you wear anytime you do work outside? Reflective Vest
This should always be used when cutting product in departments. Kevlar Glove
This must be done to ensure employee safety when cleaning or repairing a piece of equipment. Lockout
This form must always be filled out when there is any injury in the workplace. Incident Report
Only _____ that limit blade extensions, are to be used to open boxes/strapping. Case Cutter
Under no circumstances should these be blocked. Emergency Exits
All _____must be placed on sturdy wooden pallets and stored individually. Cardboard boxes
All areas of the store are clear and free of _____. Debris