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check list
tools
goals
communication
handwashing
unit based
safety culture
defects
patients
teamwork
reduce
educate
partnership
science of safety
daily goals
engagement
leadership
improvements
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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

Nursing week crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

They do EKGs in the ED ERT
They assist our patients with ADLs PCA
They are often the first face a visitor sees when entering a nursing unit HUC
They educate and onboard our new staff Preceptor
A goal for 2019 is that 20% of our patients will be ______ by 11am Discharged
An important communication tool with patients and families found in every room Careboards
Our annual plan includes stopping harm and _______ Infections
Our four values are Excellence, Partnership, Compassion, and _______ Integrity
Every year we learn from our staff via the Annual _____ Survey Engagement
One of the best ways to reduce infections Hand hygiene
Regions has 454 _____ Beds
Preventing an error Good catch
Eat healthy and exercise Bewell
Watchful eyes for at risk patients Safety Assistant
Integral part of the Mental Health team that lead a group MHA
Unit subject matter experts DNE
Rhythm watchers Remote telemetry
Regions Be Well program supports employee well-being in 6 areas: financial, social/interpersonal, community, mental/emotional, career and _____ Physical
South 6 has gone 27 months without a _____ CAUTI
Works collaboratively with care teams to provide safe discharge plans for patients Case Manager

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

Patient Safety Awareness 2017 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Brief pause immediately before an invasive procedure to verify patient identity, site, & procedure timeout
JPSR stands for _____ Patient Safety Reporting? joint
How many days are allotted for PSR completion after a PSR is submitted? seven
The 3 P's of the Health Readiness Center are Predict, ______, and personalize. prevent
You can report a patient safety event by filling out a PSR form which is located where? desktop
The Patient Safety office is located nearest the _____ entrance. north
Discussing a patient's diagnosis and treatment with a group of your friends is a _____ violation. HIPAA
Medication ______ helps avoid medication errors (omissions, duplications, interactions, etc.) RECONCILIATION
The two patient identifiers used at RAHC are full name & _______. DATE OF BIRTH
Ineffective ________ is the leading cause of medical errors and patient harm. communication
_________ patients & families in communication is a key component of safe, effective health care. engaging
WHO stands for ________ Health Organization. world
Patient safety is the _________ of high-quality health care. cornerstone
_________ is responsible for patient safety. everyone
Effective _____ plays a pivotal role in promoting patient safety and quality care. teamwork
What is the single most effective way to prevent the spread of infections? handwashing
A ______ is a product that produces immunity from a disease. vaccine
MSA stands for medical service ________. assistant
Latent tuberculosis is ______ contagious. never
The science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. pharmacy
Health ____ is an individual's ability to read & comprehend essential health related materials. literacy
Medical terminology used by medical personnel that may be difficult for patients to understand jargon
At least ____% of the US population cannot understand or use information provided by their clinician. fifty
The 5 general pricipals used in the Culture of Safety Model (informed, reporting, just, ______, and flexible culture) learning
The purpose of the National Patient Safety Goals is to ______patient safety. improve
The free, uninhibited flow of information that is open to the scrutiny of others intended to create a true culture of safety transparency

National Patient Safety Awareness Week 2021 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Be sure to always report Near misses
When passing meal trays make sure to check two Patient Identifiers
Make sure your patient always has this in reach Call bell
National Patient Safety goal #2 encourages improvement of this amount caregivers Communication
One of the most important infection control measures is Handwashing
The physician must be notified within __ minutes of a critical result being reported Sixty
When accessing a central line the scrub time is ______ seconds Fifteen
You should wash your hands for at least this many seconds Twenty
A culture of ________ encourages and supports the reporting of any situation that threatens the patient Safety
Most patient falls occur from the Wheelchair
_________ is responsible for patient safety. Everyone
Purposeful hourly ___________ is very effective in reducing falls Rounding
One of the “P’s” performed during hourly rounding Potty
Acronym for using a fire extinguisher Pass

Patient Safety Awareness Week 2018 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Improving safety requires an organizational ________ that enables and prioritizes safety. Culture
National Patient Safety Goal #2 encourages improvement of ________among caregivers. Communication
The theme of Patient Safety Awareness week is "_______" for Patient Safety. United
A process or protocol by which the listener repeats key information back to the transmitter of the information so that the transmitter can confirm its accuracy. Readback
One of the most important infection control measures is ____________. Handwashing
The abbreviation for central line-associated bloodstream infections is ______. CLABSI
An event or situation that did not produce injury, but only because of chance. Closecall
A good way to document that each step in a process is completed is through use of a _________. Checklist
"Medication ___________ is the process of creating the most accurate list possible of all medications a patient is taking and comparing that list against the physician’s admission, transfer, and/or discharge orders, with the goal of providing correct medications to the patient at all transition points within the hospital."(Institute for Healthcare Improvement) Reconciliation
Universal protocol requires a __________before a procedure. Timeout
The abbreviation for indwelling catheter associated urinary tract infection is__________. CAUTI

Leadership Word Search

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Word Search
Description

persevere
time
trust
trustworthiness
responsiblity
citizenship
fairness
successful
planning
programs
collaboration
goals
empathy
polite
communication
teamwork
compassion
reliable
teacher
student
thoughtful
leadership
leader
courage
hardworking
honest
mature
caring
friendly
respect

Patient Safety Goals Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Use at least two patient __ when providing care, treatment and service Identifiers
The goal of improving medication safety is to __ all medications and containers Label
The physician must be notified within __ minutes of a critical result being reported Thirty
When reporting a critical value, what type of clear communication should be used? (two words) Readback
A desensitized staff member ignores or disabling warning sounds due to (two words) alarmfatigue
One of the most important ways to prevent Hospital Associated Infections is by improving (two words) Hand Hygiene
A task perfomed by the surgical team members before a surgery begins which includes correct patient identity, site and procedure time-out
Two licensed nurses must verify these ___ products? Blood
The main purpose is to compare medications currently being taken to the new medications prescribed to assure they will not be duplicated or have negative interactions (two words abbreviated) medrec
A patient is wandering the hospital alone with a bright yellow bracelet. What are they at risk for? Falls

FCCLA Word Search

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Word Search
Description

officer
careertech
goals
educational
new friends
traveling
family based
life skills
college readiness
service
Leadership
Fun
STAR Events
America
Leaders
Community
Career
Family
FCCLA

PATIENT SAFETY WEEK Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A _______ result is a critical result the physician is aware of and is treating CHRONIC
Improving safety requires an organizational ______ that enables and prioritizes safety. CULTURE
One of the most important infection control measures is _________. HANDWASHING
An Infection Control KPI CAUTI
A good way to document that each step in a process is completed is through use of a _________. CHECKLIST
National Patient Safety Goal #2 encourages improvement of ________ among caregivers. COMMUNICATION
One of the patient identifiers used at MWCH DATE OF BIRTH
Universal protocol requires a ______ before a procedure TIMEOUT
The abbreviation for central line-associated bloodstream infections is _______. CLABSI
Labeling medications should include the STRENGTH
When reporting a critical value, what type of clear communication should be used? (two words) READBACK