Winter 2019 Trivia


Q1: What year was the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Ambulatory Infection Control Surveyor worksheet first implemented?

  • A) 2007
  • B) 2008
  • C) 2009
  • D) 2012

Q2: The CMS Ambulatory Infection Control Surveyor worksheet is also known as:

  • A) Exhibit 351
  • B) Appendix L of the State Operations Manual
  • C) Surgery Center Surveyor Protocols
  • D. IC Ambulatory Code Requirements

Q3: Mechanical indicators in steam sterilization are:

  • A) Time
  • B) Temperature
  • C) Pressure
  • D) All of the above

Q4: Pre-cleaning of instruments in steam sterilization and high-level disinfection should happen:

  • A) once the instruments are received in decontamination.
  • B) after going through the automated washer.
  • C) in the operating/procedure room as soon as possible after use.

Q5: Operating rooms should have how many air exchanges per hour?

  • A) 10
  • B) 12
  • C) 15
  • D) 20

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The answers are:

Q1: What year was the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Ambulatory Infection Control Surveyor worksheet first implemented?
C) 2009

Q2: The CMS Ambulatory Infection Control Surveyor worksheet is also known as:
A) Exhibit 351

Q3: Mechanical indicators in steam sterilization are:
D) All of the above

Q4: Pre-cleaning of instruments in steam sterilization and high-level disinfection should happen:
C) in the operating/procedure room as soon as possible after use.

Q5: Operating rooms should have how many air exchanges per hour?
D) 20


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