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ATI PN Medical Surgical Leadership

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Question 1:

A nurse is caring for several clients on a medical-surgical unit. Which of the following client care situations requires the nurse to complete an incident report?

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Question 2:

The best source of information regarding the roles of the LPN in a med-surg setting is:

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Question 3:

Doing no harm is?

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A nurse is assigning tasks for the upcoming shift. Which of the following tasks should the nurse delegate to assistive personnel (AP)? (Select all that apply.)

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What is a nurse's best protection against negligence or malpractice?

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A nurse is delegating tasks to an assistive personnel (AP). Which of the following tasks should the nurse assign to the AP?

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A nurse observes two assistive personnel (AP) arguing over who should go on break first. The nurse interrupts the conversation and states that one AP can take a break now, but the other AP will get to take an early lunch. Which of the following types of conflict management is the nurse demonstrating?

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Question 8:

A nurse requests that an assistive personnel (AP) change all the linens and give bed baths to four clients on the unit. The previous day, the AP was not able to complete these same tasks. Which of the following actions should the nurse take in addressing this situation?

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Question 9:

A nurse is receiving a change-of-shift report for four clients. Which of the following findings should the nurse identify as the priority?

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Question 10:

A nurse is delegating client care assignments for the upcoming shift. Which of the following tasks should the nurse plan to delegate to the assistive personnel (AP)?

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Question 11:

A nurse is caring for a group of clients on a medical-surgical unit. Which of the following actions jeopardize client confidentiality? (Select all that apply.)

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A nurse is reinforcing teaching with a client about advance directives. Which of the following topics should the nurse include? (Select all that apply.)

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Question 13:

A charge nurse overhears a provider speaking to a staff nurse in anger concerning incorrect supplies that are available. Which of the following actions by the charge nurse displays conflict resolution?

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Question 14:

A nurse on a pediatric unit is working with an assistive personnel (AP). Which of the following tasks should the nurse have the AP perform first?

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Question 15:

A nurse is planning an in-service that encourages active member participation and feedback about decreasing nosocomial infections on the unit. Which of the following leadership styles does the nurse plan to use?

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Question 16:

A nurse is assigning care to an assistive personnel (AP). Which of the following tasks should the nurse delegate to the AP?

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Question 17:

A nurse is working with two assistive personnel (AP). The nurse notes that one of the APs has been taking long breaks and making personal phone calls. Which of the following statements should the nurse make to resolve this conflict?

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Question 18:

A nurse is caring for a client who has dementia and is scheduled for a procedure. Which of the following individuals should the nurse request to sign the client's informed consent?

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Question 19:

A nurse observes an unknown man in a laboratory coat making copies of a client's medical record. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

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Question 20:

A nurse enters a client's room and finds the client on the floor. Which of the following actions should the nurse take first?

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Question 21:

Essential elements of effective delegation by an LPN include: (SELECT ALL THAT APPLY)

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Question 22:

Mr. Smith did not receive his medication on time, as ordered, because his nurse forgot about it and went on her lunch break. Consequently, Mr. Smith's condition deteriorated, and he was sent to the emergency room. What legal term describes this form of professional negligence?

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Question 23:

A nurse is working with an assistive personnel (AP) who refuses a client assignment. When resolving this conflict, which of the following comments is appropriate for the nurse to make?

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Question 24:

A nurse is preparing to obtain consent from a client who has a tibia fracture. The client received IV morphine sulfate prior to arrival on the unit and is scheduled for surgery. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

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Question 25:

When preparing to administer medications, the nurse carefully confirms the drug order and the patient's identity. This adherence to an essential ethical principle is:

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