Type
Crossword
Description

The H in HEART bundle stands for what? holistic
The E in HEART bundle stands for what? Evidence Based
The A in HEART bundle stands for what? Advocating
The R in HEART bundle stands for what? Resourcefulness
The T in HEART bundle stands for what? Teamwork
The safety huddle happens at the beginning of every _________ . Shift
Quality boards need to be _________ . visible
Change of shift report should happen at the ________ . Bedside
The patient's main ___________ should be written on their white board. concern
The central focus of Relationship Based Care (RBC) is the ________ and ________. patientfamily
The three relationships in RBC are patients and families, colleagues, and ________ . self
The professional practice model here at PAH is _________ _________ _________ . relationship based care

Nursing Assistant Role and Responsibilities Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_________all Foley Catheters each shift for more often if needed empty
_____ nursing assistant handoff report cards during report update
At 0600 and 1800 a nursing assistant should pass ice and _____ to each of their water
it is the nursing assistant _________ to take linen and equipment from rooms responsibility
call lights are to be ________ promptly even if you are charting or giving/getting report answered
it is the nursing assistants’ role to accurately ________ intake & output and record on I&O sheet measure
__________ the RN of abnormal vital signs immediately or requests for medications Report
a patient should receive a ______ daily or RN notified as to why it did not happen bath
the nursing assistant role at ______ is to remove the patients' INT, telemetry, obtain MRSA swab, and get a set of vital signs discharge
make sure that you _______ gowns and gloves for next shift stock
oral care on patients who are NPO should be performed at ____ am, two pm, seven pm, ten pm, two am, 7am ten
240 mls = how many ounces eight
The ongoing and off going NA is expected to give/get report at the ________ bedside
it is the nursing assistants' responsibility to make sure each patient is _______ for each meal setup
all _______ carts in room must be emptied at the end of each shift lined
oral care should be performed on each _______ shift
A beginning sign of a pressure injury is when the skin becomes ______ discolored
rounding should be done ________ to ensure patients are safe and needs are met hourly
report a co-worker verbally/physically abusing a patient _________ immediately
obtain a report from the RN at the __________ of each shift beginning
should be sticker placed on Foley catheter bags in appropriate place after performing Foley care orange
__________ vital signs at 10a, 4p, 10p, 4a, or as ordered by provider obtain
at 6a & 6p it is the nursing assistant responsibility to _____ each patient intake and output and give to RN add
________ hands in front of the patient before doing patient care sanitize
_______ care should be done each shift using the Foley care wipes catheter
a patient should be _______ q2hours to prevent skin breakdown and for comfort turned
if a patient becomes short of breath, the first thing you should do is _____ the head of the bed and notify the RN raise
Nursing assistants should _____ in assigned areas sit

Joint Commission Education Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How do you report a needlestick? beeper 1000
If you notice a fire door not closing during a practice drill what should you do? Call Maintenance
Items stored must be ________ or more inches from the ceiling? eighteen
When a medication error happens, what report needs to be completed in the computer? Clarity
How do you consult the Ethics Committe? Pastoral Services
RACE stands for, Remove patients, _________ alarms, contain fire, extungish or evacuate. Activate
What must be worn at all times when working at Altru Health System? ID badge
How many patient identifiers must you use when providing care? Two
When you walk away from the computer when charting you must ________ your device. Secure
How often does Altru Health System state you need to renew your CPR training? two
A patient falls, who do you notify 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? Hospital Supervisor
After providing care for a C-diff patient, you use alcohol hand rub before, during and after providing care. Next you need to perform hand hygiene with ________ soap and water. antimicrobial
What type of isolation is used for C-Diff? Enhanced Contact
What type of isolation is used for influenza & meningitis? droplet
Rooms for patients with C-Diff or VRE are cleaned _______ times a day. Two
When a multi does medication vial is opened for patient use, how many days is it good for? twenty eight
___________ are not to be kept at the bedside. medications
A patient is transfered to inpatient Rehab, a new _____________ for blood needs to be filled out prior to administration? consent
You must always ____________ narcotics being wasted. witness
Hand off communication is accomplied by , shift summaries, ______________, verbal report, referral paperwork. bedside shift report
___________ is the use of a medication to restrict the patients freedom of movement that is NOT a standard treatment for the patietns medcial condition? Chemical
The _______ slow and go low is the guideline used for administering pain medications. start
There are __________ moments to perform hand hygiene? five
Policy #2018 was establised November 1, 2015 to improve the effectiveness of ? Alarm fatigue

Patient Safety Week Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To be done everytime you enter or exit a patient room Hand Hygiene
Leaving your papers and computer unattended is a violation of ________. HIPPA
SBAR facilitates prompt and effective communication. What does the "B" in SBAR stand for? Background
Patient's with walkers, canes, lower extremity weakness, are a high risk for _____. Falls
This type of isolation/precaution requires you to wash hands with SOAP and WATER. Enteric
The red binder located at all MA stations is to report __________ diseases. Communicable
Multi dose vials must be labeled with date of opening, initaled by staff who opened vial and given a _______ of 28 days after opening. (Answer is an acronym) BUD
_______ is an online system to report near misses, safety issues and concerns and good catches. (Answer is an acronym) PSEMS
MedStar wide, all meetings and huddles start with a _______ moment. Safety
MedStar continues to advance it's journey to become a High ________ Organization (HRO), with patient at the core of everything we do. Reliability
What does "T" in our SPIRIT values stand for? Teamwork
How do you access the Patient Safety Event Management System (PSEMS)? Starport
_____ ______ are brief daily meetings among teams that are held to share info about potential or existing patient/staff safety issues. Safety Huddles
To keep patient's safe, providers must enter medication orders in the EMR prior to clinical staff administering medication. No _____ orders allowed. Verbal

Pharmacology Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Close observation Inspection
Feeling differences in vibrations Percussion
Measurable data Objective
Information given by the patient Subjective
Looking and listening carefully Assessment
Conclusion about the patient's problem Diagnosis
Following the care plan and giving the medicine accurately Implementation
Looking at what happens when the care plan is put into action Evaluation
Nurse, patient, family, health care provider, and pharmacist working together as as team Concordance
Responsibility for doing a task is passed from one person to another Delegation
One time order to be given immediately Stat
What the body does to the drug Pharmacokinetics
What the drug does to the body Pharmacodynamics
The name drug manufacturers use in all countries Generic
Takes place through diffusion, filtration, and osmosis Absorption
Mild, but annoying response to medication Side effect
Insulin syringes are maked with __________. Units
Term for preventing infection Asepsis
Before a medication is given through the NG tube, you check _____. Placement
When the IV site is red, swollen and painful. Infiltration

Fall Prevention - Fall Reduction Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The name of the database that nursing uses to benchmark falls nationally NDNQI
One of the 4 P's Potty
The color used to identify falls risk Yellow
Purposeful hourly ___________ is very effective in reducing falls Rounding
The focus on fall reduction is for safety and improving ________outcomes patient
A component of the visual cue bundle magnet
Name of the fall risk assessment tool that CHS uses Morse
Upon admission the patient should complete the Fall Prevention Pathway on the ______ network Getwell
Stay with the patient in the _______ Bathroom
Apply a yellow _______ when a patient is a fall risk wristband
complete a ______ ______ (2 words) if a fall occurs Care event
Apply nonskid _______ to patients at risk of falling socks
Keep all items within ______ reach
_____ alarms should be used in the bed or chair Posey

AIDET Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does the E stand for in AIDET explanation
What does duration refer to time
You should always address the patient by their__________ name
When explaining processes and procedures, you should avoid medical ________ jargon
What does the D stand for in AIDET duration
How does AIDET impact patient satisfaction increases
What does the I stand for in AIDET introduce
What does the T stand for in AIDET thank
What does the A stand for in AIDET acknowledge
How does AIDET impact patient anxiety decreases
What should you do before entering a patient's room knock

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Descriptive term that means away from the trunk distal
type of physician that specializes in heart conditions cardiologist
medical term that describes inflammation of a tendon tendinitis
joint movement in which the joint angle gets smaller flexion
this joint movement only occurs at the shoulder and hip circumduction
This tool measures joint angles goniometer
A patient with an eye injury or disease would be referred to this specialist ophthalmologist
the prefix term that means "arm" brachi
the prefix term that means "ligament" syndesmo
in the term for the disease fibromyalgia, the part of the term "myalgia" refers to muscle pain
You are writing a note for a patient who is seeing you after surgery. This is a ______-op note post
to describe the tissue surrounding a wound you would use the perfix: peri
the flu shot is an example of an injection that goes into a muscle. The medical term for this type of injection is: intramuscular
The medical term for "under the skin" subcutaneous
You are writing a note and want to indicate that the patient has full active range of motion. What abbreviation do you use? AROM
The note indicates a limit of ADL. What is the patient having trouble with? activities of daily living
blood in a joint cavity is referred to as: hemarthrosis
A patch that administers medicine across the skin (i.e. nicotine patch) can be described as transdermal
suffix with the meaning "pertaining to" al
a fast pulse or heart rate would be called tachycardia
You would examine a patient's skin color for a yellow tint, which is also called Jaundice
a condition of a crooked or bent vertebral column is also known as scoliosis
Your patient just had ACL surgery. What structure was repaired? anterior cruciate ligament
You ask your patient, "what happened?" in order to determine the MOI. What does MOI stand for? mechanism of injury
What is a common format for documentation? SOAP
which range of motion does the clinician perform for the patient? passive
what type of questions should you ask when taking a history? open ended
this abbreviation is used to describe a patient with low back pain LBP
this abbreviation is used when the patient has normal exam results or is within normal limits WNL
This abbreviation is used when a patient is able to walk without assistance or bear their full weight FWB
a concussion does not always result in a loss of consciousness, which is abbreviated as: LOC
this abbreviation can be used to define either gloves (used during wound care) or a health screening prior to sports participation PPE
this abbreviation is used to describe the primary problem or complaint of the patient cc
Pain on the inside of the knee may indicate an injury to this ligament MCL
this abbreviation is used to describe the least amount or minimum range min
When assessing the need for CPR, one would first check for breathing and circulation, often referred to as: ABCs
documented in the "plan" section of a SOAP note, the short term goals are abbreviated as: STG

CPR, First Aid, AED Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

How many chest compressions do you give during CPR before your rescue breaths? Thirty
What is the position you put a person in if they show no signs of injury? Recovery
Is a machiene used that analyzes the heart’s rhythm and, if necessary, tells you to deliver a shock to a victim in sudden cardiac arrest AED
What occurs when blood flow to part of the heart muscle is blocked? Heart Attack
Cardiovascular disease, severe trauma, breathing emergencies, electric shock, and drug overdose can cause Cardiac Arrest
How many rescue breaths do you give? two
In "SAMPLE" what does the "A" stand for? Allergies
In a head to toe check, what do you check first? Head
Check, Call, _______ Care
What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation better known as? CPR
Rescue breaths should make the ______ rise Chest
The _______ Chain of Survival Cardiac
What should you wear to protect yourself during CPR? Breathing barrier
Never attempt more than ___ rescue breaths between sets of compressions Two
When checking for breathing, check for no more than ____ seconds Ten
Must be given by person or parent/guardian of a child Consent
Early ______ is the third step in the Adult Cardiac Chain of Survival defibrillation
If a injured person is responsive, what achronym do you use? sample
If an AED says "No Shock Advised" continue _____ CPR
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep

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

Careers In Health Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A doctor who works with animals. Veterinarian
Health career that focuses on the relationship between the structure of the spine and nervous system and how it affects the restoration of health. Chiropractor
The branch of healing arts and sciences devoted to maintaining oral health. Dentistry
An Osteopathic healthcare provider specifically trained to manage the needs and treatments of older people. Geriatrician
They do fieldwork to determine what causes a certain outbreak of disease or an injury and how to prevent it from reoccurring. Epidemiologist
They examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system. Optometrist
They measure blood to identify appropriate mechanical, pharmacological, and thermal manipulation of the heart to maintain a physiological state. Perfusionist
They care for children from infancy to late teen years in a hospital. Pediatric Nurse
A physician who examines tissues, checks the accuracy of lab tests and interprets the results in order to facilitate the patient's diagnosis and treatment. Pathologist
They collect blood for donation or for testing so the blood can be analyzed in a clinical laboratory. Phlebotomist
They administer and score neurophysiological, psychological, personality and academic tests for patients with brain injury, neurological diseases, psychological health issues or learning disabilities. Psychometrist
They dispense medications prescribed by physicians and monitor patient health. Pharmacist
They analyze non-biological trace evidence found at crime scenes in order to identify unknown materials and match samples to known substances. Forensic chemist
The study of the mind and behavior. psychology
Devoted to the study of human movement with the foot and the ankle as their main focus. podiatrist
They develop and monitor exercise programs to help people regain muscle strength and function. Kinesiotherapist
Health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. genetic counselors
They provide services that help restore function, improve mobility, reduce pain, and prevent permanent disabilities. physical therapist
They seek to understand the aging process by studying what happens to our cells, organs and systems as we get older. Biogerontologists
This career addresses the health of people living in low- and middle-income countries. global health