What disinfectant is approved for C. diff spores?
What cleaner has a 1 minute contact time for bacteria/viruses?
What is the contact time (minutes) for Super Sani Cloths when cleaning toys?
How do you clean your hands when caring for a patient with C. diff?
What precautions would require wearing a particulate respirator (N-95)?
What type of isolation precautions do we follow with Cystic Fibrosis patients?
How long (months) can MRSA survive on an environmental surface?
When can a patient with VRE get their first surveillance culture?
How many negative VRE surveillance cultures are required for removing contact precautions?
How many negative MRSA cultures are required for removing contact precautions?
A healthcare hero will use these to protect the mucous membranes of the eyes, nose and mouth from splashes of body fluids (during procedures and patient care activities that are likely to generate splashes or sprays of blood, body fluids, secretions and/or excretions).
They cover the hands and wrists, protecting the skin from contact and droplet exposure. They protect the patient, as well as the healthcare hero, from spreading germs through open skin.
These protect the eyes from splatters of blood, body fluids, or other potentially infectious materials.
This will help protect our heroes from the contamination of their hero uniform with blood, body fluids, or other potentially infectious material.
This helps protect the hero's nose and mouth from splattered body fluids (such as blood, respiratory secretions, or vomit).
This device is designed to achieve a very close facial fit and provides protection from airborne pathogens like tuberculosis.
The name of the required procedure the healthcare hero must complete before using an N95 mask.
These are used to protect the hair and scalp from possible contamination when sprays or airborne exposure is anticipated.
These are worn on the feet to provide a barrier against possible exposure to airborne organisms or contact with a contaminated environment. They are worn as part of Full Barrier Precautions.
This is what a good superhero performs immediately before putting on PPE and also immediately after taking the PPE off.
THE ACTION OF STOPPING SOMETHING FROM HAPPENING
A MEASURE TAKEN IN ADVANCE TO PREVENT SOMETHING DANGEROUS
A MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES DISEASE
PPE, IS EQUIPMENT WORN TO MINIMIZE EXPOSURE TO ___________
._______ KITS ARE LOCATED IN SUB STERILE 5 TO CLEAN UP HAZARDOUS FLUIDS
>----------- PRECAUTIONS ARE TRANSMITTED BY INDRECT OR DIRECT CONTACT
ONE OF THE MOST COMMON CONTACT PRECAUTION IN THE HOSPITAL IS
ANOTHER CONTACT PRECAUTION REQUIRING GOWN, AND GLOVES, AND A MASK BECAUSE YOU DON'T WANT TO SNIFF!
CHICKEN POX AND MEASLES ARE EXAMPLES OF ____________ PRECAUTIONS
______________ PRESSURE ROOMS ARE USED FOR AIRBORNE PRECAUTIONS
ICU ROOM ______ IS A NEGATIVE PRESSURE ROOM
------------- COUGH IS AN EXAMPLE OF DROPLET PRECAUTIONS
PPPE FOR THE HANDS
PPE FOR THE FACE
FLU SHOTS USED TO BE GIVEN TO PERSONS UNDER 50 WITH A LIVE VIRUS UP THE ________
PROTECTIVE ___________ SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES IN THE OR DURING CASES
Most important defense against the spread of infection.
When moving from dirty to _____ hand hygiene must be performed
Urine testing should only be done when there are 3 of these without catheter, 2 with catheter
Linen, clothing, and food must be ____ when traveling through the halls.
_____ should be encouraged to wash their hands before meals, after toileting, after blowing nose, etc.
Staff with ____ must be off work for 24 hours after last episode.
Staff with stomach symptoms must be off work for 48 ____ after last episode
When serving food, edges of plates, rims of cups/bowls, ends of silverware must not be _____.
Linen should not be ___ against uniform.
Residents with stomach symptoms and/or fever are kept in their room on _____ until cleared to leave.
Alcohol gel is not useful in killing this infection.
Hand Hygiene must be performed frequently and ____ throughout the day.
Staff wear food handler gloves when ____ bread/toast, raw fruit,
Eye dropper tips should never touch the ___.
Dirty linen and laundry should be ______ in the room.
PPE is Personal ______ Equipment.
PPE includes Gowns, Masks, and _____.
Life Enrichment staff ______ items such as bingo chips and tables after each activity.
Blood borne ______ are a group on infections that are carried & transmitted within blood & body fluids.
Linen closet doors must be kept _____ to decrease potential contamination.
Food must be _____ to 40 degrees to prevent bacteria growth
Food being ______ must be maintained at 135 degrees.
Sharps _______ must be reported for workers compensation and infection tracking purposes.
Proper hand hygiene requires at least 20 _____ of washing.
Glucometers should be cleaned after each ___.
Any surface that is touched could potentially be covered with ____.
Lifts should be wiped with a bleach _____ after each resident.
Infectious medical waste should be discarded in ____ bags
The blood spill kits are located in the 200 ____ dirty utility room
The term do we use for everyday practice to prevent spread of infection is ________ precautions
Which of the top 3 blood borne pathogens can you be vaccinated against?
A resident that is coughing should be given a
Every body fluid should be considered as a potential for
Which type of isolation precautions would be appropriate for a resident with MRSA
Antibiotics are effective against bacteria but are not effective for
The are items worn by staff to protect from the spread of infection
The single most effective way to prevent the spread of infection
what is another way to say hand hygiene (especially when water is used)
physically separating infected individuals from uninfected is called this
IPAC stands for infection prevention and __________
ABHR stands for alcohol based _________ __________
when there are several people infected with the same germ, it could be an
What does TB stand for
ARO stands for antibiotic _______ __________
MRSA stands for Methicillin Resistant -------Aureus
common name for the infection caused by Varicella zoster virus
How an infection gets from one person to another
ABHR stands for (4 words)
A skin infection caused by a parasite
Medical term for whooping cough
VRE stands for
Get your vaccination for this every Autumn
Another word for infectious
Objects capable of causing punctures or cuts
Method of transmission of infection that requires the patient to be isolated in a negative pressure room
A product that kills or suppresses the growth of microorganisms
ABHR is also called hand ---
The single most effective way of preventing the transmission of infection (2 words)
How many moments of hand hygiene
The single most important measure in infection prevention and control is ___________.
Infection control precautions that are to be used for the care of EVERYONE are called __________.
The misappropriation of resident property or taking unfair advantage of the resident's physical or financial resources is called ___________.
Pathogens can be transmitted by _____________ given off by coughing, sneezing or talking.
Federal Nursing Home Reform Act, or _____________, became law in 1987.
70% of all communications is __________________.
An infection acquired within a facility is called a hospital acquired infection (HAI) or ____________________ infection.
________________-control practices help reduce the number of disease-producing microorganisms and hinder their transfer from one person to another.
Microorganisms that cause disease are called ______________.
If an infection is spread by touching the source of infection then touching a susceptible body location, it is spread by _________________________.
Gloves, mask and gowns are examples of __________________.
___________________ hierarchy of needs is one example of explaining how humans prioritize needs.
This is when an infection is picked up on an object and carried to the person
waterless hand cleaner is not to be used in _____________ preparation areas.
This is the failure to use the care that a reasonable, prudent and careful person (CNA) would use in a similar situation.
Human pathogens thrive at _____________ temperature.
What do you wear if you might have contact with blood, body fluids, broken skin or mucous membranes?
An act, or failure to act, that intentionally or recklessly causes harm, or is likely to cause harm to a resident.
What is the abbreviation for Occupational Safety and Health Administration?
What sheet is required for chemical manufacturers and importers assess and communicate the potential hazards associated with their products?
The _______ registers all types of disinfectants sold and used in the United States.
_________ are one-celled microorganisms that have both plant and animal characteristics.
There are thousands of different kinds of bacteria that fall into two primary types: ___________ and nonpathogenic?
Most bacteria are _______________; in other words, they are harmless organisms that may perform useful functions.
___________ are harmful microorganisms that can cause disease or infection in humans when they invade the body.
_______________ are pus-forming bacteria arranged in curved lines resembling a string of beads. They cause infections such as strep throat and blood poisoning.
____________ are short, rod-shaped bacteria. They are the most common bacteria and produce diseases such as tetanus (lockjaw), typhoid fever, tuberculosis, and diphtheria.
When they reach their largest size, they divide into two new cells. This division is called _______ ___________.
___________ is a condition by which the body reacts to injury, irritation, or infection by showing redness, heat, pain, and swelling.
A ________ _________, such as a pimple or abscess, is confined to a particular part of the body and appears as a lesion containing pus.
What organism can clients bring into the salon where it can infect others? The bacteria can be carried by clients who are unaware they are harboring a dangerous pathogen.
Acquired Immune Deficiency syndrome is caused by the ____ virus.
What is a submicroscopic particle that infects and resides in the cells of a biological organism?
Some of the viruses that plague humans are measles, mumps, chicken pox, smallpox, rabies, yellow fever, hepatitis, polio, _________, and HIV (which causes AIDS).
__________ are colonies of microorganisms that adhere to environmental surfaces, as well as the human body.
The HIV virus is spread mainly through the sharing of _________ by IV drug users and by unprotected sexual contact.
What is a single-cell organism that grows in irregular masses that include molds, mildews, and yeasts?
What are organisms that grow, feed, and shelter in or in another organism, while contributing nothing to the survival of that organism?
__________ is a contagious skin disease and is caused by the itch mite, which burrows under the skin.
_________ is the ability of the body to destroy, resist, and recognize infection.
_________ ___________ is immunity that the body develops after overcoming a disease, through inoculation, or through exposure to natural allergens such as pollen, cat dander, and ragweed.
What is the process by which all microbial life is destoyed?
What is the process that eliminates most, but not necessarily all, microorganisms on nonporous surfaces?
Disinfectants must have ________ claims on the label.
Properly cleaned implements and tools, free from all visible debris, must be completely ___________ in disinfectant solution.
All disinfectants are inactivated in the presence of many substances. It is _________ to use soap or a detergent first to thoroughly clean the equipment and remove all debris. Never mix detergents with disinfectants and always use in a well-ventilated area.
Quaternary ammonium compounds are also known as _______.
___________ disinfectants, known as tuberculoidal, are a form of formaldehyde.
Household bleach, a 5.25% sodium ___________, is an effective disinfectant and has used extensively as a disinfectant in the salon for large surfaces.
Confirms HIV infection
All body fluids are covered by these standards (2 words)
Masks, gowns, face shields, gloves, and other barriers
How often employers must provide Bloodborne pathogen training
Something you never do with a used needle
Done as soon as gloves are removed (2 words)
Apply to strictly defined fluids, including blood and semen (2 words)
If it's wet and not yours, use these
Number of HBV vaccine doses
Primary symptoms include: weakness, fatigue, malaise (2 words)
Gowns must have this characteristic
1:10 bleach solution
Number of moments of Hand Hygiene
_______ Virus is not spread through the air, but could be spread through bushmeat