Infection control in the office setting includes:
When would you be expected to perform hand hygiene?
According to the CDC, an alcohol-based hand rub is the preferred method for hand hygiene except for when hands are visibly dirty or contaminated.
Recommended general environment cleaning in the office includes:
Best practice for reducing contamination of equipment used by all in the office is to practice consistent hand hygiene and regular disinfection.
Mobile phones used in work & personal settings can carry pathogenic microorganisms.
Which of the following is an
statement regarding spread of the flu virus? INCORRECT
You are opening a box of supplies with scissors and accidentally cut yourself. With a workplace sharps injury you should:
Use of sound Body Mechanics helps to prevent injury. Which of the following best demonstrates the use of sound Body Mechanics?
Body mechanics / back safety for those who work at a desk includes sitting in one position for hours at a time. You should get up only at lunch and breaks.
Many workplace injuries occur from people simply not paying attention to what they are doing.
You receive a text message while driving between offices. You may do the following legally and safely
You notice a man you don’t recognize wandering in the office peering into offices. He doesn’t belong there. You should:
Warning signs that a situation or individual may turn violent include:
You hear screaming and what sounds like gun shots coming from somewhere in the building. It sounds like an Active Shooter situation, which action should be your first choice if available?
Office fire safety includes:
In a serious community disaster (wildfire) the office staff may have to coordinate with staff and patients by personal cell phone. Important information to collect from staff when you reach them includes:
Patient Rights include all of the following EXCEPT:
Submitting visit notes for visits not performed is an example of Medicare Fraud.
Your responsibility with Protected Health Information (PHI) includes all
Patients whom are satisfied and happy with their nurses, therapists and office support are unlikely to place complaints.