Safety
Infection Control
Stroke
ICU monitoring
Miscellaneous

100

Overhead code called for a fire

What is a code red?

100

Amount of time the surface must remain wet when using CaviWipes

What is 2 minutes?

100

Number of stroke education hours required every year

What is 8 hours?

100

4.0-8.0 L/min

What is the normal range for Cardiac Output (CO)?

100

This code is announced overhead when Joint Commission is in the building

What is code purple?

200

Each letter of the acronym P.A.S.S.

What is the pull the pin, aim at the base of the fire, squeeze the trigger and sweep side to side.

200

Isolation gown and gloves and effective hand washing with soap and water are required for this level of isolation precautions

What contact-enhanced precautions?

200

The thrombolytic medication Alteplase is used to restore blood flow for this type of stroke

What is an ischemic CVA/stroke?

200

Considered the "gold standard" of ICP monitoring

What is an external ventricular device/drain (EVD)?

200

Assessed and documented at the beginning of every shift, this is the basis for adequate pain assessment and treatment

What is the Functional Pain Goal?

300

Each letter of the acronym R.A.C.E.

What is Rescue, Alarm, Contain and Evacuate?

300

This type of mask should be applied to a patient with active TB during transport out of the patient's negative airflow room for diagnostics and/or procedures

Surgical or procedural mask

300

Specialty equipment used for accurate measurement of pupil size and rate of constriction

What is a puillometer?

300

Test performed to ensure adequate collateral blood flow prior to performing an ABG

What is Allen's test?

300

This team responds to calls for adult hospital patients who are experiencing unexpected medical events.

What is the ACT/RRT (Acute Care Team/Rapid Response Team)?

400

Number of inches items should not be stored from the ceiling

What is 18"?

400

The last item to be donned when applying PPE

What are gloves?

400

Consists of: 1. bradycardia, 2. hypertension, 3. bradypnea (often irregular)

What is Cushing's triad?

400

Correct interpretation of the following ABG values:

pH: 7.20, pCO2: 55, HCO3: 22

What is uncompensated respiratory acidosis?

400

This type of dampening occurs with a wave-form as seen


What is an under-damped arterial waveform?

500

This department is responsible for emergency management and occupational safety (to include hazard surveillance, hazardous materials, and routine drills/testing)

What is Environment of Care?

500

1. When hands are visibly dirty or contaminated with proteinaceous material or with blood or other body fluids. 2. Before eating. 3. After using the restroom 4. After caring for patients with diarrhea.

What are instances where hand sanitizer CANNOT be used?

500

nimodipine (Nimotop), hemodilution, euvolemia, hypertension

What are treatments to prevent vasospasm?

500

One hallmark sign of ARDS is impaired oxygenation with value of <200 torr determined by this calculation

What is PaO2/FiO2?

500

Cranial nerve responsible for pupil constriction and accommodation

CN III