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Clean
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Infection Prevention Word Search

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negative pressure
eye protection
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reporting
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hepatitis a b c d
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Infection Control Week Fun! Word Search

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VRE
viruses
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Infection Control & Pathogens Word Search

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Sterile
Susceptible Host
Reservoir
Portal of Exit
Portal of Entry
Contaminated
Endogenous
Exogenous
Fomite
Mode of Transmission
Opportunistic
Aerobic
Anaerobic
Chain of Infection
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Infection Control
Standard Precautions
Gowns
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Fungi
Protozoa
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Rickettsaie
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Infection Control Crossword Puzzle

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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 Control Crossword

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Crossword
Description

What disinfectant is approved for C. diff spores? Dispatch with Bleach
What cleaner has a 1 minute contact time for bacteria/viruses? Chlorox with Hydroge Peroxide
What is the contact time (minutes) for Super Sani Cloths when cleaning toys? Two
How do you clean your hands when caring for a patient with C. diff? Soap and Water
What precautions would require wearing a particulate respirator (N-95)? Airborne
What type of isolation precautions do we follow with Cystic Fibrosis patients? Contact Precautions
How long (months) can MRSA survive on an environmental surface? seven
When can a patient with VRE get their first surveillance culture? one year
How many negative VRE surveillance cultures are required for removing contact precautions? three
How many negative MRSA cultures are required for removing contact precautions? two

Infection Control and Prevention Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
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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

PPE FOR ALL TO SEE Crossword

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Crossword
Description

THE ACTION OF STOPPING SOMETHING FROM HAPPENING PREVENTION
A MEASURE TAKEN IN ADVANCE TO PREVENT SOMETHING DANGEROUS PRECAUTION
A MICROORGANISM THAT CAUSES DISEASE GERM
PPE, IS EQUIPMENT WORN TO MINIMIZE EXPOSURE TO ___________ HAZARDS
._______ KITS ARE LOCATED IN SUB STERILE 5 TO CLEAN UP HAZARDOUS FLUIDS SPILL
>----------- PRECAUTIONS ARE TRANSMITTED BY INDRECT OR DIRECT CONTACT CONTACT
ONE OF THE MOST COMMON CONTACT PRECAUTION IN THE HOSPITAL IS MRSA
ANOTHER CONTACT PRECAUTION REQUIRING GOWN, AND GLOVES, AND A MASK BECAUSE YOU DON'T WANT TO SNIFF! CDIFFICILE
CHICKEN POX AND MEASLES ARE EXAMPLES OF ____________ PRECAUTIONS AIRBORNE
______________ PRESSURE ROOMS ARE USED FOR AIRBORNE PRECAUTIONS NEGATIVE
ICU ROOM ______ IS A NEGATIVE PRESSURE ROOM FIVE
------------- COUGH IS AN EXAMPLE OF DROPLET PRECAUTIONS WHOOPING
PPPE FOR THE HANDS GLOVES
PPE FOR THE FACE MASK
FLU SHOTS USED TO BE GIVEN TO PERSONS UNDER 50 WITH A LIVE VIRUS UP THE ________ NOSE
PROTECTIVE ___________ SHOULD BE WORN AT ALL TIMES IN THE OR DURING CASES EYEWEAR

Happy Infection Prevention Week Word Search

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intervention
cleaning
bacteria
DNA
data
CAUTI
MDRO
antibiotic
risk
virus
medical
healthcare
prevention
infection
teamwork
tuberculosis
gown
VRE
MRSA
ebola
microbiology
sterilize
decontamination
disease
hand hygeine
influenza
outbreak
droplet
gloves

Infection Prevention and Control Crossword

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Crossword
Description

MRSA stands for Methicillin Resistant -------Aureus Staphylococcus
common name for the infection caused by Varicella zoster virus Chickenpox
How an infection gets from one person to another Transmission
ABHR stands for (4 words) Alcoholbasedhandrub
A skin infection caused by a parasite Scabies
Medical term for whooping cough Pertussis
VRE stands for Vancomycin
Get your vaccination for this every Autumn Influenza
Another word for infectious contagious
Objects capable of causing punctures or cuts Sharps
Method of transmission of infection that requires the patient to be isolated in a negative pressure room Airborne
A product that kills or suppresses the growth of microorganisms Antimicrobials
ABHR is also called hand --- Gel
The single most effective way of preventing the transmission of infection (2 words) HandHygiene
How many moments of hand hygiene five

Infection Prevention and Control Word Search

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