Type
Crossword
Description

Respiratory MRSA is what type of precaution droplet
measles are what type of precaution airborne
key to no UTI's good hygiene
must be offered if less than 50% of the meal is consumed supplement
medications of any kind are not allowed here bedside
scabies are what type of precaution contact
loss of smell is a symptom of COVID
Key to preventing return to hospitals assessments
found beneath nails pathogens
Shaking is a symptom of Sepsis

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

Infection Prevention Word Search

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Word Search
Description

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whooping cough
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Zika
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CLABSI
CAUTI
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Infection Control Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the name of the infection control nurse at NHOH? Krista Burckhardt
These are items worn to protect employees from blood borne exposures PPE
A patient that is coughing should be given a mask
The single most effective way to reduce the spread of infection and disease hand hygiene
Type of isolation required for patients that have symptoms concerning for Tuberculosis Airborne isolation
This type of isolation is appropriate for a patient with infectious MRSA . Contact
Every body fluid must be considered a potential for infection
Antibiotics are effective against bacteria but not viruses
the quality of being unaffected by a disease immunity
microorganisms capable of producing disease pathogens
Bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa microorgansims
To live anerobic organisms do not need oxygen

Infection Control & Pathogens Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Sterile
Susceptible Host
Reservoir
Portal of Exit
Portal of Entry
Contaminated
Endogenous
Exogenous
Fomite
Mode of Transmission
Opportunistic
Aerobic
Anaerobic
Chain of Infection
Pathogen
Microorganism
Infection Control
Standard Precautions
Gowns
Gloves
Mask
Goggles
PPE
Infection
Chemical Bath
Autoclave
Handwashing
Sepsis
Sterilization
Disinfectant
Antisepsis
VRE
MRSA
Bacilli
Spirilla
Cocci
Helminth
Fungi
Protozoa
Virus
Rickettsaie
Bacteria

Infection Control Week Fun! Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

washing
VRE
viruses
vectorborne
transmission
sterilization
salmonella
routine practices
protection
prions
prevention
MRSA
microorganisms
measles
mask
influenza
infection
indirect
ICP
health
hands
hand hygiene
gown
gloves
fungi
ecoli
droplet
disinfecting
direct
contact
common vehicle
cleaning
chicken pox
bacteria
airborne

Standard Precautions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Practice hand hygiene whenever gloves are _____. removed
Natural nail tips should be kept less than 1/4 ____ long. inches
Use of gloves reduces the risk of ____ of health-care workers hands with blood and other body fluids contamination
When using an alcohol-based hand rub hands should be rubbed together, covering all surfaces, until the hands are ____. dry
Never wear the same pair of gloves for the care of more than ____ patient /resident. one
Standard precautions and transmission based precautions are designed to prevent the ____ of infectious microorganisms. spread
Your patient has vomited; you should don a ___________ and gloves per Standard Precautions. gown
Cleaning your hands before touching a patient/ resident protects the patient/resident against harmful ____ carried on your hands. microorganisms
A patient/ resident with influenza would require ____ precautions . droplet
When hands are visibly dirty, wash hands with soap and water for at least ____ seconds. twenty
Hand ____ is the undisputed single most effective infection control measure in prevention of HAI's. hygiene
____ nails are not allowed to be worn as they increase the risk to harbor gram-negative pathogens. artificial
Cleaning your hands after touching a patient/ resident and his/her immediate surroundings when leaving the patient/resident's side protects yourself and the health care ____ from harmful germs. workers
Change gloves during patient resident care if moving from a contaminated body site to a ____ body site. another
This type of precaution is applied to all patient/ residents. standard
These do not replace the need for hand hygiene gloves

Infection Prevention and Control Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

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pathogens
alcohol-based rub
sterile
isolation
contact precautions
gloves
gown
mask
fifteen seconds
infection
Standard Precautions
PPE
hand hygiene
viruses
bacteria
asepsis

Surgical Asepsis Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

kills ALL microorganisms & used for items in contact with internal body sterilization
transmitted during coughing droplet
disease producing organisms pathogens
resistance to disease immunity
found in blood producing disease bloodborne pathogens
spread by air current in a room airborne
cleaning removing debris sanitation
susceptible host capable of being infected
someone with a cold reservoir host
many different routes of transmission contact precautions
caring for any type of diagnosis standard precautions
remove microorganisms surgical scrub
soaking instruments disinfection
protect workers from HIV & bloodborne pathogens universal precautions
body is entered invasive procedures
area free of microorganisms surgical asepsis
being free of germs asepsis

Infectious Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What type of pathogen is HIV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Measles? Virus
What type of pathogen is TMV? Virus
What type of pathogen is Salmonella? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Gonorrhoea? Bacteria
What type of pathogen is Rose Black Spot? Fungal
What type of pathogen is Malaria? Protist
What type of organism does Salmonella affect? Guts
What type of organism does Malaria affect? Liver
What type of organism does Rose black spot affect? Leaves
What type of organism does Measles affect? Skin
Does HIV have a treatment? No
How many days does Salmonella usually last? Seven
How is Gonorrhoea spread? (2) Sexualcontact
What is a treatment for Measles? vaccinations
How is Gonorrhoea treated? Antibiotics

Infection Control and Prevention Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

Medical Aspesis
Enteric Precautions
Contact Precautions
Chain of Infection
Incubation Period
Vaccines
Illness Stage
Sterile Field
Prodromal Period
Airborne Precautions
Surgical Aspesis
Personal Protective Equipment
Droplet Precatuions
Convalescene
Hand Hygiene
Immune Response