Diabetes
Job Management
Abbreviations
Skills
Cardiovascular system

100

The simple "unofficial" term for measuring blood glucose
What is Fingerstick

100

Something that causes stress is called
What is a stressor

100

Do not resuscitate
What is DNR

100

The range of the bath water when assisting a resident with bathing
What is 95 - 105 degrees Fahrenheit

100

This is a four chamber pump that is responsible for the flood of the blood in the body
What is the Heart

200

This apparatus is used for measuring sugar in the blood
What is a Glucometer

200

Task that should always be given first priority is...
What is resident care

200

ADL's
What are Activities of Daily Living

200

Preparing, giving and evaluating the effectiveness of prescription and non-prescription drugs is called
What is Medication Administration

200

This is a common diagnosis when a person's blood pressure measures 140/90 or higher
What is Hypertension

300

The progressive increase in the pre-meal or nighttime insulin dose, based on pre-defined blood glucose ranges
What is Sliding Scale

300

All tasks and actions that a caregiver is allowed to perform is defined as...
What is Scope of Practice

300

COPD
What is Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

300

A method of attempting to remove an object from the airway of someone who is choking
What is Abdominal Thrust (Heimlich Maneuver)

300

This is a condition in which the legs, feet, arms, or hands do not have enough blood circulation
What is Peripheral Vascular Disease

400

Symptoms of this condition include sweating, impaired vision, headache, hunger, dizziness.
What is Hypoglycemia

400

Leaning back in your seat and crossing your arms as you talk to the other person is an example of:
What is Body Language

400

MSDS
What is Material Safety Data Sheet

400

the application of a liquid chemical agent to eliminate the majority of pathogenic microorganisms on inanimate objects or surfaces
What is Chemical Disinfection

400

These are special stocking ordered by a physician to prevent swelling and blood clots
What is Anti-embolic stockings

500

In this type of injection, a short needle is used to inject a drug into the tissue layer between the skin and the muscle
What is subcutaneous injection

500

During stress, your body reacts like you are in danger and releases hormones that increase your heart rate, breathing, and energy levels. This is referred to as:
What is "Fight or flight response"

500

The abbreviation for "administer four times a day"
What is QID

500

Describe the six ADL's
What are - Bathing, dressing, grooming, Feeding, Transferring, and Toileting

500

This is the Medical Term for "heart attack"
What is Myocardial Ischemia