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Flashcards in Cleansing Deck (10)
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1
Q

When to wash hands

A

Before and after med pass
After assisting a resident
Before and after wearing gloves
When in contact with bodily fluids

2
Q

How long to wash

A

15-30 seconds or sing happy birthday with friction

3
Q

How to dry hands

A

Distal to proximal

4
Q

Alcohol gel

A

After three times, wash hands unless contact with bodily fluids

5
Q

Oral meds

A

Don’t use gloves unless placing in mouth

6
Q

Transdermal or topical

A

Wear gloves

7
Q

Eye drops

A

Wear gloves

8
Q

Ear drops

A

Wear gloves

9
Q

Rectal or vaginal

A

Wear gloves

10
Q

Insulin injection (blood sugar)

A

Wear gloves