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Becoming A Caregiver

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Client has the right to be free from physical or chemical ________






2. Client has the right to be given the __________ choice and opportunity to select or refuse service and to accept responsibility for the consequences






3. Caregiver does the task of ________ with families - health care providers - and supervisors






4. A client's home - a small care home or a larger care community






5. Caregiver assists clients in activities of....






6. The process of allowing the client to make a decision after they've been provided with - and understand - all relevant information






7. Client has the right to have client information and records _____________






8. Client's rights protected by law; may vary from state to state and between service locations






9. Client has the right to be free from ____ of care - verbal - mental - emotional - and sexual abuse






10. Any activity related to the body's elimination of waste. Toileting assistance may include helping a client to the bathroom - helping a client with briefs - or with using a bedpan - urinal - or other device.






11. Direct Care Worker - Resident Care Aide - Attendant - Caregiver






12. People working as caregivers in assisted living or residential care communities






13. Caregiver does the task of Planning and preparing meals or ensuring that the client's need for ___________ are met






14. Caregiver does the task of Providing companionship and leisure time activities - including exercise and ________






15. Ending care services to a client for any reason






16. Often used interchangeably with the terms 'doctor' or 'physician.' today - many receive their primary care by someone other than a licensed doctor (a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - for example). Anyone with the legal authority to prescri






17. Caregiver does the task of _______ clothes - bedding - and linens






18. Client has the right to be advised in writing - before care is initiated - of the ________ for the services to be furnished - and the amount of repayment that will be required from the client






19. Client hasClient has the right to participate in ____________ of the services and care to be furnished - any changes in the services and care - the frequency of visits - and cessation of services






20. Someone who has successfully competed an approved certification training program including a written and/or manual skills test - and who has received a certificate by the state - defined by law as people who assists licensed nursing personnel in the






21. Client has the right to be treated with ___________






22. Or care plans are written documents detailing what care is to be provided - who is to provide the care - and what the goals of the care are for the person






23. People who provide care to individuals in homes or other settings






24. The team who provides health care and emotional care services for a client - including chaplain - Certified Nursing Assistant - Dietitian - Occupational Therapist - Physical Therapist - Registered Nurse - Social Worker - Speech Therapist and other he






25. Exciting ways you can personally change the lives of real people






26. Caregiver does the task of Providing light ___________ and assistance in keeping the client's environment clean - tidy - and safe






27. The term used to describe a person's ability to move around






28. Helps people with their emotional and family needs. they also assist individuals and their families with future care needs with a focus on returning home or to a lesser care setting during hospitalizations or nursing home stays






29. Caregiver does the task of Sometimes asked to help care for a ________






30. A nurse who has competed 2-4 year nursing program and has passed the national licensing exam. They plan and evaluate care for clients and supervise LPN's and CNAs - as well as work in many nurse education roles






31. Specially trained to help individuals meet unique nutritional needs. A dietitian may be used to help plan meals for a person who is diabetic or who has other special dietary needs; typically work closely with caregivers - physicians - and nurses






32. Caregiver does the task of Making and receiving ___________






33. Fastest growing group out of this population






34. Acquiring or using a client's money deceitfully; a form of abuse that is specifically prohibited by law






35. 1. Taking direction 2. Responsibility 3. Member of the Caregiving Team 4. Bonding with Clients 5. Making a difference






36. Caregiver does the task of Providing tx or procedures as instructed under ________






37. Estimated ratio in 25 years of American over the of 65 to every Americans






38. Any medication that is used to control or subdue a client






39. Helps individuals who have had a stroke regain their speaking abilities. They may also evaluate a person's ability to swallow. They work with the physician to determine the proper consistency of food for the person. Speech therapists know a lot about






40. Client has the right to be given a ___________ of his or her rights as specified by law - before service begins. Your organization should maintain evidence that each client has received this notice






41. Help clients with gross motor skills - Tasks from the waist down (walking - balance - mobility)






42. Client has the right to be free from financial ___________






43. Works with clients on buttoning - zipping - and eating - etc. May teach a client to use an adaptive tool to help with these activities (esp. waist up)






44. Caregiver does the task of Setting up ________ for clients






45. A person who provides regular non-medical assistance to seniors or others who need assistance






46. Caregiver does the task of ________ bed linens






47. An alternative word for the person receiving care from the caregiver or Personal Care Aide. The word 'client' may also be used






48. Caregiver does the task of Maintaining _______ for each client






49. The entire team of individuals involved in providing care to a client. This team may extend beyond the typical members of the health care team (doctors - nurses - social workers - therapists - and other medical professionals) and include neighbors -






50. Client has the right to have access to his or her __________