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Direct Care Worker Competency Quiz

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Direct Care Worker Competency Quiz

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Independent Contractors are responsible for the following:

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What is Disruptiveness?

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How does a Bedsore develop?

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If a client with Alzheimer's is violent, the Direct Care Worker should NEVER...

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A client can do what without water?

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The DCW doesn’t have to wash their hands EXCEPT when…

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On what areas CAN'T a bedsore happen?

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What do you do if the client is having Hallucinations or Delusions?

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What can cause a bedsore?

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Agitation means the following:

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Once Dysphagia becomes so severe that swallowing is no longer possible for the client, the disease may have progressed to the point that they should…

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If a client who has Alzheimer’s or is just confused goes to the bathroom everywhere, do the following EXCEPT…

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When making an occupied bed ALWAYS…

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How often should you inspect the skin for possible bedsores?

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If a client is displaying inappropriate Sexual Behavior, the DCW should NEVER…

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When your client goes on Hospice, the DCW needs to do what?

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Direct Care Workers are NOT permitted to do this when providing care for the client.

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What is NOT true about Falls?

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Direct Care Workers are NOT allowed to do the following EXCEPT…

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Alzheimer’s disease generally begins with…

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What is NOT a common warning signal that a TIA has occurred?

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What is NOT true about TIAs?

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What are the consequences when a DCW does NOT keep their PA State mandated credentials up-to-date?

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Doing what things will not make the client’s home safer?

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What is a Bedsore?

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Elastic Stockings are used for…

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The following are the best ways to communicate with a client who is a little hard of hearing EXCEPT…

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Direct Care Workers are permitted to do this when running errands for the client.

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What is a good approach for feeding a client with Dysphagia?

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You have just come back from being off and your client’s pill box is empty.  What do you do?

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When serving food to a client who has Alzheimer’s or Dementia, you should NOT do the following…

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When making a client’s bed, DON’T do this to prevent injury.

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The Client’s Pill Box is filled by…

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It is the weekend and you are scheduled to work.  You get sick and are unable to go to your assignment.  What do you do?

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When laying out clothes for a client who has Alzheimer’s or Dementia, you should do the following…

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Validation therapy means what?

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Silver Lining is licensed as a…

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What is the proper protocol for calling out for your case?

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What is Dysphagia?

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Doctors explain that Dysphagia can occur for a variety of reasons.  Which is NOT one of the reasons?

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When caring for an Alzheimer’s client, the Direct Care Worker should...

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What is a registry?

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What is NOT a symptom of the 4th stage of a bedsore?

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When putting on Elastic (Ted) Stockings, the Direct Care Worker should always…

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What type of exercise is good for an elderly client to improve balance and strengthen their legs to help prevent falls?

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What should you do to prevent a fall?

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Sundowning means the following:

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How do you remain active on the registry?

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If swallowing issues present in the early or middle stages of dementia, the DCW or family may not think…

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How do you reach your Coordinator Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm?

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