The transmission of infectious agents in healthcare settings requires _______________.
Specific personnel and patient-care practices identified by the CDC for direct observation and documentation of competencies include _______________.
All of the following statements about hand hygiene are correct EXCEPT which one?
The sequence of putting on PPE is as follows: (1) perform appropriate hand hygiene, (2) put on gloves, (3) put on gown, (4) put on mask, and (5) put on goggles or face shield.
When using a particulate filter respirator, the sequence of removing PPE is as follows: (1) remove gloves, (2) remove goggles or face shield, (3) remove gown, (4) remove particulate filter respirator, and (5) perform hand hygiene before leaving room.
All of the following statements about the preparatory and treatment phase of environmental infection control in the treatment room are correct EXCEPT which one?
All of the following statements about environmental infection control in the treatment room are correct EXCEPT: Upon completion of treatment _______________.
All of the following statements are correct with respect to activities at the receiving and cleaning station of the central processing EXCEPT:
Which of the following statements is correct with respect to the loading of the sterilizer to allow for free circulation of steam around instrument units?
All of the following segments are correct with respect to respiratory hygiene/cough etiquette EXCEPT: Source control measures include educating health care personnel, patients, and visitors about the importance of _______________.