You have arrived in the OR with the patient and have reported to the appropriate
person. How should you mark the patient's nursing unit number on the OR
a. 17A circled with one / over the circle.
b. 17A circled with an X over the circle.
17A circled only
d. 17A circled with an X over the circle plus a vertical line over the X.
Why should the coverings over a patient be loosened before the litter is wheeled
inside the OR?
a. To avoid having the patient become too warm.
To allow the patient some freedom to move about on the litter.
d. To facilitate transferring the patient to the operating table.
What is the minimum number of times for reading a drug label?
An infant is to receive oxygen in an incubator during transit to the operating room.
What should you do before starting to wheel the infant?
a. Turn the oxygen up to the maximum setting.
b. Check the liter flow gauge.
Adjust the liter flow gauge to 4 liters more than was being given.
d. Adjust the liter flow gauge to 4 liters less than was being given.