Type
Crossword
Description

This should be completed QSHIFT and PRN using CHG cloths Pericare
When completing bedside shift report and safety rounds it is imperitive that we ensure there is no _____ from the insertion site to the foley bag Dependent Loops
How often should the necessity and indication for indwelling catheters be reviewed by members of the healthcare team? Daily
What is the acronym used to list the indications for indwelling urinary catheters? HOUDINI
The urinary catheter should be replaced after this many days if a urine specimen collection is necessary unless medically contraindicated? Five
What should always be in place to secure the patients catheter tube appropriately? Statlock
Patients with central lines should have what every day? CHG Bath
This should always be intact on the hubs of the needleless connector Orange Caps
This should always be in place with the blue side up and the split side down with 360 coverage over the insertion site of the central line Biopatch
If an orange swab cap is in place we must still _______ the hub prior to establishing the leur connection Scrub
Routine dressing changes for central lines should take place every __ days Seven

Catheter care Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

catheter care is provided at least ___________ to three times a day two
this care is given to prevent ___________________ infection
tube inserted through the urethra into the bladder is called an indwelling __________________ catheter
This tube is held in place by a _____________________ balloon
________________ is the structure through which urine passes from the bladder and is eliminated from the bladder urethra
catheter care is given using soap and ________________ water
the opening at the end of the urethra is called a ______________ meatus
prior to providing care, a health care worker must was his/her _____________ hands
An indwelling catheter is sometimes called a ______________ catheter foley
there are four sites where ______________ can enter a catheter drainage system bacteria
the car worker should always was hands and wear ______________ when doing catheter care gloves

Urinary Catheter Care Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Urine samples should be drawn from the sampling port
Foley bags should be drained every ______ hours eight
Tubing that hangs lower than the inlet opening dependent loop
If a catheter is no longer indicated, it should be removed
Frequent peri-care can cause skin breakdown
Foley and perineal care should be done daily, or with episodes of incontinence
Catheter should be secured using a Stat Lock
The canister for urine emptying is good for how many days? One
The Foley bag should be positioned off the floor
The order for Foley removal automatically triggers after ___ hours seventy two

CAUTI/CLABSI Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

__________urinary catheters can lead to infection. Indwelling
A ____________ is an external device for urinary incontinence in women purewick
_______ is an infection caused by a urinary catheter cauti
____________is an infection caused by a central line infection clabsi
Activate the safety mechanism of a huber needle while ______________ deaccessing
Patients with central lines should be given a ___ bath CHG
A _________cap should be used on every unused port in an IV set connected to a central line disinfection
Central line dressings are changed on ___________ sundays
An RN may discontinue the foley if the patient meets _______________ criteria
Good _____ care is important if the patient has an indwelling urinary catheter peri

Catheter-Associate Urinary Tract Infection Prevention Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

to reduce CAUTI the nurse should _____ unnecessary urinary catheters in patients avoid
Always use ________ technique during insertion aseptic
Always ______ urinary catheter usage and duration in all patients minimize
_______ review patients charts for catheter necessity daily
Review urinary catheter insertion ______ prior to foley insertion procedure
Acute urinary _______ is one of the indications for catheter insertion retention
for post-pone patients its important to ________ catheter within 1-2 days remove
Always consider ________ bladder management methods alternative
Empty catheter bag, at least _______ shift every
Always keep track of _________ measurements of urinary output in critically ill patients accurate
Keep catheter bag __________ the level of the bladder below
Prolonged __________ is another indication for indwelling urethral catheter use immobilization
Maintain a sterile, continuously _________ drainage system closed
To maintain unobstructed flow, be sure catheter tubing is not ________ kinked
Do not insert or discontinue catheter without a _______'s order Physician
Scrub all connections between catheter and the drainage tubing for at least 20 _________ seconds
Always fallow physicians ___________ for catheter removal order
It is important to wash the catheter from catheter-metal junction, wiping _________ to the end of the flexible catheter downward
Some of the signs and symptoms of UTI are fever, rigor, flank pain and altered mental _________ Status
Use soap and ______ to perform pericare daily water

Patient Safety Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The 2 patient identifiers used at BHMC are name and medical _______ number record
A _______ result is a critical result the physician is aware of and is treating. chronic
One of the most important infection control measures is _________. handwashing
Universal protocol requires a ______ before a procedure. timeout
The abbreviation for central line-associated bloodstream infections is _______. CLABSI
The abbreviation for indwelling catheter associated urinary tract infections is _____. CAUTI
National Patient Safety Goal #2 encourages improvement of ________ among caregivers. communication
The theme of Patient Safety Awareness week is "______" for Patient Safety. united
A good way to document that each step in a process is completed is through use of a _________. checklist
Improving safety requires an organizational ______ that enables and prioritizes safety. culture
Patient Safety Organization PSO

Urinary Tract Infections Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What do we drink to change the pH of our urine? Cranberry Juice
What is the proper method of wiping the periarea? Front to Back
What is the common bacteria in our urinary tract that comes from feces? E. coli
What is the most best prevention in the spread of infection? Hand washing
What common external device causes a UTI? Foley Catheter
When an ATB tx is initiated, what else should be initiated to prevent another disease/side effect from occuring? Probiotic
What are one of the organisms that require isolation? VRE
What species of bacteria can occur in patients that are prone to chronic UTIs? Proteus
What is the acronym for Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamases that often requires isolation as well? ESBL
What species of bacteria that can occur in other parts of the body and can be deadly? Klebsiella
What is the medical term for burning or pain during urination? Dysuria
What is the medical term for blood in urine? Hematuria
What is the medical term for urinary frequency? Polyuria
What is the MOST common symptom seen in an elderly pt with a UTI? AMS
What is the medical term for when sepsis is caused by a UTI? Urosepsis
What method is required when inserting any type of urinary catheter? Sterile technique
What diagnosis is not valid to leave an indwelling catheter in place? Urinary retention
What is one medical diagnosis that is valid to leave an indwelling catheter in place Neurogenic bladder
What is important to monitor during ATB tx? Vital signs
What is a treatment that we do to help prevent UTIs and encourage to do during ATB tx? Encourage fluids

IV Therapy Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The term used when a secondary line is connected to a primary line Piggyback
Used to deliver analgesia or pain medications PCA
Solutions used to expand plasma volume Hypertonic
What anticoagulate may be used to flush a CVAD Heparin
Which method of infusion is being used when a nurses places a solution 3 feet above the infusion site Gravity
What solution can be used to prime blood tubing normal saline
Technique for a patient with difficult venous access multiple tourniquet
Pain, palpable cord, redness, and warmth Phlebitis
A long catheter that is inserted in the arm and terminates in the central vasculature PICC
What do you do before entering a room to start an IV? Hand Hygiene

Safety Quiz Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The abbreviation for indwelling catheter associated urinary tract infections is _____. CAUTI
One of the most important infection control measures is _________. HANDWASHING
The Falls Risk Assessment Tool is Called the (2 words) Morse Scale
There are _______Moments of Hand Hygeine. Four
A daily review of safety needs on your unit(2 words) Safety Huddle
A standardized method of communication between patient care providers including explanation of the situation, background, assessment and recommendations SBAR
The safest way to identify your patient is to look at their__ Armband
CPSI Stands for Canadian Patient Safety Institute
Hourly rounding has been proven to reduce (2 Words) Patient Falls
A thorough history of patient medication use is called BPMH
Pharmacy, Physicians and Dietary must be aware of any potential patient Allergies
The armband and patient photograph are considered( 2 words) Patient Identifiers
Which department is notified of unsafe or broken equipment? Maintenance
Hotel Dieu Shaver's falls prevention Acronym is PEEK in
The color band that identifies a potentially violent patient is Orange
The most common ARO today is MRSA
A patient exhibiting flu-like symptoms should be placed in Isolation

Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Should be trimmed and clean at all times Fingernails
This level of precautions relates to all aspects of resident care Standard
These precautions include gowns, gloves, masks, sometimes eyewear PPE
PPE to remove first Gloves
The pathogen against which alcohol hand sanitizer is ineffective C DIFF
The number one intervention to break the chain of infection Handwashing
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
Hepatitis B & C and HIV are spread by this Blood
Extremely small drops of liquid, such as occurs with a sneeze. Can carry infectious organisms Droplet
The separation of infected persons from others Isolation
Type of disease which can be carried on very small droplets or dust particles that float in the air (Chickenpox, measles, TB) Airborne
Type of precaution to use for pathogens can be transferred by direct contact (hand or skin-to-skin) or indirect contact (touching surfaces or items in room) Contact
Residents with _________ are more likely to get UTI Catheters
You should perform hand ____________ between care of every resident Hygiene
_______ care at least twice a day reduces the risk of a resident developing pneumonia Oral
The name of the virus that causes respiratory infections typically between the months of October and April. Have you taken the vaccine against it this year? Influenza
After washing hands, turn off the faucet with a _________ paper towel. dry
Wash your hands immediately after removing ___________ Gloves
What is a common bacteria that is antibiotic resistant? MRSA
Hands must be ___________ if they are visibly soiled, or if there has been contact with blood or body fluids washed
Most health-care-associated infections are transmitted to patients by _________ staff
The overuse and misuse of antibiotics causes antibiotic _________________. Resistance
Who is responsible for cleanliness within the workplace? Everyone
____________ is your body’s first line of defense against infection Skin
Be sure reusable equipment is ____________ before you use it on another patient disinfected
Never ______ needles after use. recap

CAUTI Competency Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____catheter care should be done with soap and water. routine
Foley care must be provided and documented every _______ shift
You should consult the LIP within ____hours to assess if a foley discontinue order should be written. fortyeight
This type of preventative education is required for a patient with a catheter. cauti
________are the hospital references I should check first. policiesandprocedures
The securement device should be placed on the leg in a way that prevents ______ tension
The catheter bag should always be _____ the bladder. below
Catheter care should be performed after EVERY occurence of bowel ________ incontinence
The proper way to cleanse the catheter tubing is to hold it securely and cleanse starting at the meatus and moving ____ until all soiling is removed. away
The nursing procedure manual provides ____for proper foley care. steps
This is required to be given to all patients that have an indwelling catheter. education
Each shift, the RN must assess and document on urine color and _____. clarity
If my patient's catheter cannot be removed for safety reasons (urology placed, for ex), I would collect the urine sample from the _______. accessport
When providing foley care for a female the _____ should be retracted. labia
Full visualization of the _______ is important to decrease contamination and allow for proper assessment. meatus
I & O cathing a patient multiple times places the patient at a ____ risk of UTI than placing an indwelling catheter. lower
Retraction of the foreskin on an uncircumcised male during catheter care is important because it allows for assessment of inflammation, encrustations, and ______. discharge
If contamintation or a break in sterile technique occurs during catheter insertion you should _____ the procedure. restart
_________ growth is common where the urinary catheter enters the urethral meatus. bacterial
When using a coude catheter the tip should be facing _____. up
When placing a urinary catheter you should use the _______ size. smallest