When making an unoccupied bed, be sure to check the mattress for protruding
Before removing the top bedding from an occupied bed, place the
________________________ over the patient and the top cover.
When making a surgical bed, do you tuck the top sheet and blanket under the
mattress at the foot of the bed? ______
To protect the sheets, place a towel or disposable pad (Chux ) at the ________
of a surgical bed.
After making a surgical bed, be sure to lock the ________________.
When a patient is discharged or transferred out of the patient care unit, the bed,
bedside cabinet, and general area must be sanitized with a detergent/germicidal
agent. What is this procedure called? ____________________________.
Name three reasons for terminal cleaning of the patient care unit.
During terminal cleaning, use only __________________ disinfectant/detergent or
How should you prevent the spread of microorganisms during terminal cleaning?
Sterile disposables are considered sterile if the wrapper is not broken or torn or if
the __________________________ has not passed.
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